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    The Tamilnadu State Agricultural Marketing Board (TNSAMB) was constituted by an executive order of the State Government in G.O. MS.No.2852 Agriculture Department dated 24-10-1970 and came into existence from December 1970.

    The TNSAMB was functioning as a Non Statutory Board, has been reconstituted as Statutory Board in accordance with the new Act "The Tamilnadu Agricultural Produce Marketing (Regulation) Act 1987" which was brought into force from 1-2-1991, as per Government order No.299 Agriculture (AM I) Department,dated 13-6-1995.

    The 1959 Act has been modified as the Tamil Nadu Agricultural Produce Marketing (Regulation) Act 1987 and Rules 1991 and was brought into force from 1-2-1991


    The Board Constituted to govern the activities of market committees is headed by a President. The Secretary to Government, Agriculture Department, Director of Agricultural Marketing, Chairman of Market Committees, Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Managing Director of State Ware Housing Corporation, Agricultural Marketing Advisor, Government of India, President of Tamilnadu Cooperative Marketing Federation are the members of the Board.


    The Tamilnadu Agricultural Marketing Board is an apex body of the market committees and serves as an effective and crucial link among The Government, The Directorate of Agricultural Marketing and The Market Committees for ensuring uniformity in pratice and procedure in the day to day administration of market committees.




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