Metrology Act, 2017

Short title: 
Metrology Act, 2017
Long title: 
An Act to continue the existence of the Zambia Weights and Measures Agency, rename it as the Zambia Metrology Agency and re-define its functions; establish the Board of the Agency and provide for its functions; provide for the designation, keeping and maintenance of national measurement standards; provide for the use of measurement units of the International System of Units and other units; provide for consumer protection, health, safety and environmental management through legal metrology measures; repeal the Weights and Measures Act, 1994; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.
Year of Act: 
Number of Act: 
Date of assent: 
12 April 2017
Date of promulgation: 
13 April 2017
Date of commencement: 
24 June 2017
In force: 
by Statutory Instrument
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