The Standards Bill, 2017

Parliamentary Period: 
First Session of the Twelfth Assembly

The objects of this Bill are to -

(a) continue the existence of the Zambia Bureau of Standards and re-define its powers and functions;

(b) provide for the standardisation and quality assurance of products and services through the setting of national standards and provision of conformity assessment services for products and services;

(c) repeal and replace the Standards Act, 1994; and

(d) provide for matters connected with or incidental to the foregoing.


Bill Stage: 
First Reading
Second Reading
Committee Stage
Report Stage
Third Reading