To be published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary Part-II, Section - 3, Sub-Section (ii)

 

Government of India

Ministry of Commerce & Industry

Department of Commerce

Udyog Bhawan

 

Notification No.52 (RE – 2013)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated the 2nd December, 2013

 

Subject: - Policy for import of Human Embryo.

S.O.   (E): In exercise of powers conferred under Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 read with paragraph 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, as amended from time to time, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendment in Chapter 5 of ITC (HS) 2012, Schedule 1 (Import Policy):

 

2.         Human Embryo is classified under ITC (HS) Code 0511 99 99 of Chapter 5 of ITC (HS) 2012, Schedule 1 (Import Policy). Import of Human Embryo will be ‘free’ subject to a ‘No Objection Certificate’ from Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Accordingly, the import policy under EXIM Code 0511 99 99 is revised as under:

Exim Code

Item Description

Policy

Policy Conditions

0511 99 99

Other

Restricted

 Import of Human Embryo will be free subject to a ‘No Objection Certificate’ from Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).

 

4.         Effect of this Notification:

            Human Embryo has been classified under ITC (HS) Code 0511 99 99. Its import is free subject to NOC from ICMR.

 

                                                                                                                         Sd/-               

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in

 

 

[Issued from F.No.01/89/180/Misc 82/AM 05/PC-2 (A)]