The Legal Metrology Act, 2009
56. Existing Director, Controller and legal metrology officer not to be affected by the new qualification to be prescribed. -
1. Every Director, Controller and legal metrology officer appointed immediately before the commencement of the rules made under this Act, shall be deemed to have been appointed under sub-section (1) of sections 13 and 14, notwithstanding any rule prescribing different qualifications.
2. The rules made by a State Government under the Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) Act, 1985 which are in force immediately before the commencement of this Act shall remain in force until the State Government, makes rules in that behalf.