Bureau of Indian Standard Act, 1986
34. Cognizance of offences by courts.-
(1) No court shall take cognizance of any offence punishable under this Act, save a complaint made by or under the authority of the Government or Bureau or by any officer empowered in this behalf by the Government or the Bureau, or any consumer or any association recognised in this behalf by the Central or State Government.
(2) No court inferior to that of a Metropolitan Magistrate or a Judicial Magistrate of the first class specially empowered in this behalf shall try any offence punishable under this Act.