Policies in India

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Policy Start date End date
Food Safety and Standards (Health Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Food for Special Dietary Use, Food for Special Medical Purpose, Functional Food and Novel Food) Regulations, 2016 2018 ---
Food safety and standards (Food product standards and food additives) Amendment Regulation 2015 2016 ---
Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) Regulation, 2016 2016 ---
United Nations Development Action Framework (UNDAF) 2013 2017
Food Safety and Standards (Packaging and Labelling) Regulations 2011 ---
Maternity Benefit Act 1961, dated 12 December 1961. As amended to 2008. 2008 ---
United Nations Development Assistance Framework 2008 2012
National Rural Health mission 2005 2012
National Guidelines on Infant and Young Child Feeding 2004 ---
Infant Milk Substitutes, Feeding Bottles and Infant foods (Regulation of production, supply and distribution) Amendment Act, 2003 (38 of 2003) 2003 ---
Infant Milk Substitutes, Feeding Bottles and Infant Foods ( Regulation of Production, Supply and Distribution) Amendment Act, 2002 2002 ---
National Health Policy 2002 2015
National Population Policy 2000 2010
National Plan of Action on Nutrition 1995 2000
Infant Milk Substitutes, Feeding Bottles and Infant foods (Regulation of production, supply and distribution) Act 1992 (IMS Act) 1993 ---
National Nutrition policy 1993 2000
Factories Act 1948 as amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987 (Act 20 of 1987), and published by the Ministry of Labour on http://labour.nic.in/act/acts/mw.doc 1987 ---