THE GAZETTE OF INDIA

EXTRAORDINARY

PART II -- Section 3 -- Sub-section (ii)


MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND FORESTS

NOTIFICATION

New Delhi, the 29th December, 1998

S. 0. 1122(B),--Whereas by the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Environment and Forests number. S.O. 114(E), dated 19th February, 1991 (hereinafter referred to as the said notification), the Central Government declared certain coastal stretches of seas, bays, estuaries, creeks, rivers and backwaters as Coastal Regulation Zone and restrictions were imposed on the setting up and expansion of industries, operations or processes, in the said Coastal Regulation Zone;

And whereas, the Central Government, in the Ministry of Environment and Forests, has deliberated upon and decided to simplify the procedure for demarcation of the High Tide Line as laid down in the said notification;

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) and clause (v) of sub-section (2) of section 3 of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 (29 of 1986) read with sub-rules (3) and (4) of rule 5 of the Environment (Protection) Rules, 1986, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendment in the said notification, namely:

[No. Z-17011/8/92-IA-111]

K. ROY PAUL, Addl. Secy.

Note:- The principal notification was published in the Gazette of India vide Number S-0. 114(E) dated 19th February, 1991 and subsequently amended vide:

    (i) S.O. 595(E) dated 18th August, 1994.
    (ii) S.O. 73(E) dated 31 st January, 1997.
    (iii) S.O. 494(E) dated 9th July, 1997.
    (iv) S.O. 334(E) dated 20th Aprfl, 1998.
    (v) S.O. 873(E) dated 30th September, 1998.