On July 10, the Measures for the Management of Serious Illegal and Untrustworthy Lists (Draft Revision for Comments) drafted by the State Administration of Market Supervision and Administration (SAMA) solicited opinions publicly. Thirty-six cases, such as online stores brushing positive reviews, deleting negative reviews, being imposed administrative penalties and producing and selling counterfeit drugs, are to be included in the list of serious violations and dishonesty.
Increasing Punishment in the Field of Food and Drugs
The draft solicits opinions is an amendment to the Interim Measures for the Management of Lists of Serious Illegal and Untrustworthy Enterprises, which was implemented in April 2016. The main content of the amendment is to expand the list of serious illegal and dishonest enterprises from enterprises to enterprises, individual businesses and natural persons, and to adjust the name of the original List of Serious Illegal and Untrustworthy Enterprises to List of Serious Untrustworthy Enterprises.u201c A list of serious violations and dishonesty. According to the draft, there are 36 cases to be included in the list of serious violations of law and dishonesty.
For example, those who produce or sell counterfeit or inferior drugs, or are punished according to counterfeit or inferior drugs, those who illegally produce and sell special drugs and cause drugs to flow into illegal channels, and those who manufacture drugs, medical devices and cosmetics are ordered to stop production or stop business for rectification.
Enterprises engaged in drug research, production and operation and their legal representatives, directly responsible persons in charge and other directly responsible persons submit false clinical trials or declaration materials for listing licensing; they compile production verification records and change product batches.
Food dealers who are subjected to administrative penalties other than warnings three times a year, or who violate food safety laws and regulations, cause serious damage to consumerspersonal health, have bad social impact, and are subject to administrative penalties by the market supervision and management department; catering chain enterprises whose five stores are subjected to administrative penalties by the market supervision and management department within a year; Those who use non-food raw materials, recycled food or raw materials beyond the shelf life to produce food, add chemical substances other than food additives to food and other substances that may endanger human health are subject to administrative penalties by the market supervision and administration department.
The person in charge of the school canteen and the relevant staff directly responsible for the violation of food safety laws and regulations, resulting in major food safety accidents. The production and operation of high-risk foods such as infant formula milk powder, infant supplementary food and special medical formula food are subject to administrative punishment by the market supervision and administration department.
The Network Platform of Serious Illegality and Breach of Credit is to be included in the List
The draft solicits opinions to stipulate that network dealers and platforms that meet serious violations of law and dishonesty will also be included in the list.
For example, network traders enhance their commercial reputation and reputation for themselves and others by fabricating transactions, deleting unfavorable evaluations, and instructing others to publish untrue self-interest evaluations, or by making untrue comparisons between their own commodities and those of other operators, or untrue and untrue comparisons between their own commodities and those of other operators. Fabrication and dissemination of false facts, such as profit evaluation, damage other peoples commercial reputation and commodity reputation, cause serious consequences, bad social impact, and are subject to administrative punishment by the market supervision and management department.
The operators of the network trading platform have the shortcomings of management system or abuse of service agreements, trading rules and technologies, or evade or neglect to fulfill the qualification verification obligations of the operators in the platform, the security obligations of consumers and other unreasonable reasons such as trade secrets and information security. The obligation to submit information to the market supervision and management department, or the failure to submit timely, incomplete and untrue information, hampers the market supervision and management work, resulting in serious consequences and adverse social impact.
According to the draft, enterprises and individuals listed in the list of serious breaches of law and credibility will face a series of restrictive measures.
Source: Liable Editor of Beijing Youth Daily: Yao Liwei_NT6056