Price Control Act of 1953

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Price Control Act of 1953

Legislation in Norway giving the government power to preempt mergers and acquisitions that are determined to give a company too much control over an industry or sector. It is a type of anti-trust legislation.
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The SPMs have also arrested three shopkeepers for violating the Essential Commodities Price Control Act during the last month.
311 million to different outlets on violation of Pure Food Ordinance, Price Control Act and Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Public Health Ordinance.
The Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP)'s Land, Agriculture and Food Security committee has called for the introduction of a Land Price Control Act in absence of agro-ecological zoning as well as for mechanisms to ensure that the current high demand for land does not distort land prices.
The magistrates also ordered to arrest 18 violators of the Price Control Act on the spot.
Roosevelt's Emergency Price Control Act of 1942, and Federal freezing of New York City rents.
While Congress was burning up seven months dickering over the Emergency Price Control Act that FDR requested, OPA was rushing ahead with its preparations.
HAFIZABAD -- As many as 219 profiteers were fined under the Essential Commodities Price Control Act and a total fine of Rs268300 was imposed on them.
The DCO also warned the urea dealers to bring the hoarded fertilizers in the market voluntarily; otherwise strict action would be taken against them under price control Act.
They are taking strict action against profiteers on the spot, she said and added that cases had also been registered against 27 shopkeepers involved in serious violation of the Price Control Act.
Besides, eight shopkeepers were booked under the Essential Commodities Price Control Act.
RAWALPINDI, August 22, 2010 (Balochistan Times): District Government Rawalpindi talking actions against profiteers and hoarders during the first 10 days of Ramazan held 96 persons and fined 676,000/ and filed cases under price control act at the special directives from commissioner Rawalpindi division Cap Zahid Saeed.
RAWALPINDI, August 22, 2010 (Frontier Star): District Government Rawalpindi talking actions against profiteers and hoarders during the first 10 days of Ramazan held 96 persons and fined 676,000/ and filed cases under price control act at the special directives from commissioner Rawalpindi division Cap Zahid Saeed.