Agricultural Produce (Cereals) Act, 1933


Restrictions on the Importation of Flour, Bread, Wheat, Maize Meal and Certain Feeding Stuffs and on the Exportation of Certain Feeding Stuffs.

Restrictions on importation of flour.

85.—(1) It shall not be lawful for any person to import into Saorstát Eireann any flour or wheaten meal unless—

(a) such person is a registered flour importer, and

(b) such flour or meal is imported under and in accordance with a licence granted under this Part of this Act by the Minister for Industry and Commerce.

(2) If any person acts in contravention of this section such person shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to the penalties mentioned in Part II of the First Schedule to this Act.

(3) An offence under this section may be prosecuted by or at the suit of the Minister for Industry and Commerce as prosecutor.