11 February 2020, New Delhi, IN: In a public notice released, the Committee of Farm Laws appointed by the Supreme Court of India released an invitation for comments, views and suggestions on the three Farm Reform Acts, 2020.
The Supreme Court of India has appointed a committee of experts to make recommendations and submit report on the following three Farm Reforms Acts, 2020:
1. The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020.
2. The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Service Act, 2020.
3. The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.
The Committee intends to invite comments, views and suggestions on the aforesaid Acts from stakeholders so that it can be compiled for submitting to the Supreme Court to protect the interest of Indian farmers. The Committee seeks the opinion of Farmer Unions, Farmer Associations, Farmer Producer Organizations and other stakeholders engaged in agriculture related activities to consider their views on the said Farm Reform Acts.