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Foreign Exchange Management (Permissible Capital Account Transaction) (Amendment) Regulations, 2004

  

RBI Notification No FEMA 110/2004 RB

Resident Individual may draw upto US $ 25,000 from Authorized Person

G.S.R 207(E). - In exercise of powers conferred by Sub-section (2) of Section 6, Sub-section (2) of Section 47 of the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (42 of 1999) and in partial modification of its 1270">Notification No. FEMA-1/2000-RB dated May 3, 2000, the Reserve Bank of India makes, in consultation with Central Government, the following Regulations to amend the 11246">Foreign Exchange Management (Permissible Capital Account Transactions) Regulations, 2000, namely:-

1. Short title and commencement :-

(i) These Regulations may be called the Foreign Exchange Management (Permissible Capital Account Transaction) (Amendment) Regulations, 2004.

(ii) They shall come into force from the date of the publication in the Official Gazette.

2. Amendment to the Regulations:

In the Foreign Exchange Management (Permissible Capital Account Transactions) Regulations, 2000 (hereinafter referred to as "the said Regulations") after Regulation 4(a), the following proviso shall be inserted; namely:-

"Provided that-

(a) subject to the provisions of the Act or the rules or regulations or directions or orders made or issued thereunder, a resident individual may draw from an authorized person foreign exchange not exceeding US D 25,000 per calendar year for a capital account transaction specified in Schedule I;

(b) where the drawal of foreign exchange by a resident individual for any capital account transaction specified in Schedule I exceeds US $ 25,000 per calendar year, the limit specified in the regulations relevant to the transaction shall apply with respect to the drawal.

Provided further that no part of the foreign exchange of US $ 25,000 drawn under clause (a) of the first proviso shall be used for remittance directly or indirectly to countries notified as non-cooperative countries and territories by Financial Action Task Force (FATE) from time to time and communicated by the Reserve Bank of India to all concerned."
Sd/-
Shyamala Gopinath
Executive Director
[F: No. 1/1/EC/2004]

Footnote: The Principal Regulations were published in the Official Gazette vide G.S.R. No. 384(E) dated May 5, 2000 in Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i).

(Above footnote has been added vide 18024">Corrigendum G.S.R. 203(E)-RB, DT. 17/03/2005)
 
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