Notification No.64/2008 - Central
Excise dated 24.12.2008
Amends NTF. NO. 04/2006-CE, DT. 01/03/2006 (Reg. 10% ethanol blended petrol)
G.S.R.-(E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of
section 5A of the Central Excise Act, 1944 (1 of 1944), the Central Government,
on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby
makes the following further amendments in the notification of the Government of
India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 4/2006-Central
Excise, dated the 1st March, 2006 which was published in the Gazette of India,
Extraordinary, part II, section 3, sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 94(E) of
the same date, namely:-
In the said notification, in the Table, -
(i) after S.No. 1C and the entries relating thereto, the following S.No. and entries shall be inserted, namely:-
|“ 1D||25231000||All goods||Rs 300 per tonne||-”;|
(ii) after S. No. 24 and the entries relating thereto, the following S. No. and entries shall be inserted, namely:-
|“24A.||2710||10% ethanol blended petrol that is a blend ,-
(a) consisting, by volume, of 90% Motor spirit, (commonly known as petrol), on which the appropriate duties of excise have been paid and of 10% ethanol on which the appropriate duties of excise have been paid; and
(b) conforming to Bureau of Indian Standards specification 2796.
Explanation.-For the purposes of this exemption “appropriate duties of excise” shall mean the duties of excise leviable under the First Schedule and Second Schedule to the Central Excise Tariff Act, 1985 (5 of 1986), the additional duty of excise leviable under section 111 of the Finance (No.2) Act, 1998 (21 of 1998) and the special additional excise duty leviable under section 147 of the Finance Act, 2002 (20 of 2002), read with any relevant exemption notification for the time being in force.
[F .No. 354/62/2008-TRU]
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Note: - The principal notification No.4/2006-Central Excise, dated the 1st March, 2006 was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, part II, section 3, sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R.94 (E), dated the 1st March, 2006, and was last amended by notification No. 58/2008-Central Excise, dated the 7th December, 2008 published vide number G.S.R. 840(E), dated the 7th December 2008.
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