Salary and terms of condition of service the salary

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Salary and terms of condition of service. The salary or honorarium and other allowances payable to, and the other terms and conditions of service of, the members of the District Forum shall be prescribed by the State Government.
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Jurisdiction (Sec. 11). The District Forum shall have jurisdiction to entertain complaints where the value of the goods or services and the compensation, if any, claimed does not exceed Rs. 20,00,000. This is however subject to other provisions of this Act.
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Procedure on admission of complaint Complaint relating to goods. Reference of complaint to opposite party. The District Forum shall, on admission of a complaint, if it relates to any goods, refer a copy of the complaint to the opposite party mentioned in the complaint. Further it shall direct the opposite party to give his version of the case within a period of 30 days. This period may be extended by a further period not exceeding 15 days as may be granted by the District Forum. Denial of allegation etc. by opposite party. Where the opposite party on receipt of a complaint referred to him denies or disputes the allegations contained in the complaint, or omits or fails to take any action to represent his case within the time given by the District Forum, the District Forum shall proceed to settle the consumer dispute in the following manner:
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(1) Reference of sample to laboratory where the complaint alleges a defect in the goods which cannot be determined without proper analysis or test of the, goods. In such a case the District Forum shall obtain a sample of the goods from the complainant, seal it and authenticate it and refer the sample so sealed to the appropriate laboratory for an analysis or test whichever may be necessary. The direction for such analysis or test shall be made with a view to finding out whether such goods suffer from any defect, alleged in the complaint or suffer from any other defect. The laboratory shall report its findings to the District Forum within a period of 45 days of the receipt of the reference or within such extended period as may be granted by the District Forum.
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(2) Deposit of fees. Before any sample of the goods is referred to any appropriate laboratory for analysis or test, the District Forum may require the complainant to deposit to the credit of the Forum such fees as may be specified. Such fees are meant for payment to the appropriate laboratory for carrying out the necessary analysis or test in relation to the goods in question. (3) Remission of fees to laboratory and forwarding of report to opposite party. The District Forum shall remit the amount of fee deposited to its credit to the appropriate laboratory to enable it to carry out the analysis or test. On receipt of the report from the appropriate laboratory, the District Forum shall forward a copy of the report along with such remarks as the District Forum may feel appropriate to the opposite party.
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(4) Objections by any of the parties. If any of the parties disputes the correctness of the finding of the appropriate laboratory, or disputes the correctness of the methods of analysis or test adopted by the appropriate laboratory, the District Forum shall require the opposite party or the
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