Section 157 CGST Act 2017 – Protection of action taken under this Act.

By | April 21, 2017
(Last Updated On: April 21, 2017)

CENTRAL GOODS AND SERVICES TAX ACT, 2017

[ Assented by the President of India on 12-4-2017 ]

An Act to make a provision for levy and collection of tax on intra-State supply of goods or services or both by the Central Government and the matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

Section 157 CGST Act 2017  deals with Protection of action taken under this Act. and is covered in CHAPTER XXI – MISCELLANEOUS

Section 157 CGST Act 2017

Protection of action taken under this Act.

157. (1) No suit, prosecution or other legal proceedings shall lie against the President, State President, Members, officers or other employees of the Appellate Tribunal or any other person authorised by the said Appellate
Tribunal for anything which is in good faith done or intended to be done under this Act or the rules made thereunder.

(2) No suit, prosecution or other legal proceedings shall lie against any officer appointed or authorised under this Act for anything which is done or intended to be done in good faith under this Act or the rules made thereunder.


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