Policy - Infant Milk Substitutes, Feeding Bottles and Infant foods (Regulation of production, supply and distribution) Act 1992 (IMS Act)

Date:
1993
Published by:
Government of India
Published year:
1993
Is the policy document adopted?:
Yes
Adopted year:
December 1992
Adopted by:
Government of India
Type of policy:
Legislation relevant to nutrition

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Legislation Details

An Act to provide for the regulation of production, supply and distribution of infant milk substitutes, feeding bottles and infant food, with a view to the protection and promotion of breastfeeding and ensuring the proper use of infant foods and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

Reference: 

WHO (2013) Country implementation of the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes: Status report 2011 (http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/infantfeeding/statusreport2011...). WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010.

Further notes: 

Scope of the Code: 0-24 months of age

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