In Shenzhen, These Actions Related To Plastic Bags May Face Penalties

- Feb 04, 2021-

Selling plastic shopping bags below operating costs

 

   "Administrative Measures for the Compensated Use of Plastic Shopping Bags in Retail Places" (2008 Ministry of Commerce, Development and Reform Commission, State Administration for Industry and Commerce Order No. 8) Article 15 and Article 6 (1).

 

   Article 6   Commodity retail establishments may independently set the price of plastic shopping bags, but shall not perform the following acts: (1) Selling plastic shopping bags below the operating cost;

 

   Article 15   If the business operators, start-up units, or rental units of retail retail establishments violate the relevant competition behaviors of Article 6 and Article 7 of these Measures, the administrative department for industry and commerce shall order corrections and impose a fine of less than 10,000 yuan depending on the circumstances.

 

  Provide consumers with plastic shopping bags for free or in disguise

 

   "Administrative Measures for the Compensated Use of Plastic Shopping Bags in Retail Places" (2008 Ministry of Commerce, Development and Reform Commission, State Administration for Industry and Commerce Order No. 8) Article 15 and Article 6 (4).

 

   Article 6   Commodity retail establishments may independently set the price of plastic shopping bags, but shall not perform the following actions: (4) Provide consumers with free or disguised free plastic shopping bags.

 

   Article 15   If the business operators, start-up units or rental units of retailing places violate the relevant competition behaviors of Article 6 and Article 7 of these Measures, the administrative department for industry and commerce shall order corrections and impose a fine of less than 10,000 yuan depending on the circumstances.

 

   do not indicate the price or do not indicate the price according to the stipulated content to sell plastic shopping bags

 

   "Administrative Measures for the Paid Use of Plastic Shopping Bags in Retail Places" (Order No. 8 of the Ministry of Commerce, Development and Reform Commission, and State Administration for Industry and Commerce, 2008) Article 15 and Article 6 (2).

 

   Article 6   Commodity retail establishments may independently set the price of plastic shopping bags, but shall not perform the following acts: (2) Not indicating the price or not marking the price in accordance with the prescribed content to sell plastic shopping bags;

 

   Article 15   If the business operators, start-up units, or rental units of retail retail establishments violate the relevant competition behaviors of Article 6 and Article 7 of these Measures, the administrative department for industry and commerce shall order corrections and impose a fine of less than 10,000 yuan depending on the circumstances.

 

   sell plastic shopping bags that do not meet the relevant national standards

 

   The "Administrative Measures for the Compensated Use of Plastic Shopping Bags in Retail Places" is based on the document number: Order No. 8 of the Ministry of Commerce, Development and Reform Commission, and State Administration for Industry and Commerce in 2008: Article 9  Plastic shopping bags that do not meet the relevant national standards shall not be sold at retail establishments. Article 17: Those who violate the provisions of Article 9 of these Measures shall be punished by the administrative department for industry and commerce in accordance with the "Product Quality Law of the People's Republic of China" and other laws and regulations.

 

   "Provisions on Administrative Punishment Procedures for Administrations for Industry and Commerce" 2011 State Administration for Industry and Commerce Order No. 58 Amendment: Article 5  Administrative punishments shall be under the jurisdiction of the administrative agencies for industry and commerce at or above the county level (including the county level, the same below) where the violation occurred. Except as otherwise provided by laws and administrative regulations.

 

  Using discounts or other methods to sell plastic shopping bags to consumers not at the marked price

 

   "Administrative Measures for the Compensated Use of Plastic Shopping Bags in Retail Places" (Order No. 8 of the Ministry of Commerce, Development and Reform Commission, and State Administration for Industry and Commerce, 2008) Article 15 and Article 6 (3).

 

   Article 6   Commodity retail establishments may independently set the price of plastic shopping bags, but shall not conduct the following actions: (3) Use discounts or other methods to sell plastic shopping bags to consumers not at the marked price;

 

   Article 15   If the business operators, start-up units, or rental units of retail establishments violate the relevant competition behaviors of Article 6 and Article 7 of these Measures, the administrative department for industry and commerce shall order corrections and impose a fine of less than 10,000 yuan depending on the circumstances.