Amends Customs House Agents Licensing Regulations, 2004
November, 20th 2012
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)of dated the 16thNovember, 2012]
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Central Board of Excise and Customs
Notification No. 105/2012 - Customs (N.T.)
New Delhi, the 16thNovember, 2012
G.S.R..(E).- In exercise of the powers conferred bysub-section (2) of section 146 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Board of Excise and Customs hereby makes the following regulations further to amend theCustoms House Agents Licensing Regulations, 2004, namely:-
1.(1)Theseregulations may be called the Customs House Agents Licensing Regulation, 2012.
(2)They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
2.In regulation 11 of the Customs House Agents Licensing Regulations, 2004,-
(a)insub-regulation (1), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-
Provided that licence granted to a Customs House Agent, authorized under the Authorised Economic Operator Programme, shall be valid till such time the authorization granted to the Customs House Agent under the Authorised Economic Operator Programme is valid..
(b)insub-regulation (3), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-
Provided that there shall be no fee for renewal of a licence under sub-regulation (2) in respect of the Customs House Agents authorized under the Authorised Economic Operator Programme..
[F. No. 502/5/2008-Cus.VI]
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Note.-The principal notification No.21/2004-Customs (N.T.), dated the 23rdFebruary, 2004was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, videnumber G.S.R. 132(E), dated the23rdFebruary, 2004and was last amended by notification No. 30/2010-Customs (N.T.), dated the 8thApril, 2010, vide number G.S.R. 219(E), dated the 8thApril, 2010.