Government of Pakistan
(Revenue Division)
Central Board of Revenue
[Central Excise Wing]
 Islamabad, the 17th July, 2004.

                         S.R.O.  621(I)/2004.— In exercise of the powers conferred by section 37 read with sub-section (8) of section 3 of the Central Excises Act, 1944, the Federal Government is pleased to direct that the following further amendment shall be made in the Central Excise Rules, 1944, namely:-

         In the aforesaid Rules, in rule 96ZZK, in sub-rule (1), the full stop at the end shall be 
         substituted by a colon and thereafter the following new proviso shall be added, namely:-

                                    “Provided that the Non-vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCC), International Freight Forwarders, Slot Carriers and Consolidators shall charge, collect and pay Rs.200/- as central excise duty on every ‘House Bill of Lading’ issued by them, instead of the rate prescribed in sub-rule (1) above”.


  Additional Secretary