NOTIFICATION

(New Delhi, the l9 th March, 1993)

1S.O. 282 -In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of Section 13 and clause (a) of Section 18 of the Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991 ( 6 of 1991) the Central Government hereby authorises the officers and authorities listed in column (2) of the Table below for the purposes of the said sections with the jurisdiction mentioned against each of them in column (3) of that Table :-

TABLE

S. Person, Authority or Officer Jurisdiction

No.

Person, Authority or Officer

Jurisdiction

(1)

(2)

(3)

1.

Any Director, Joint Director, Adviser or Additional

Secretary to the Government of India in the

Department of Environment, Forests and Wildlife

Whole of India

2.

The Chairman or Member-Secretary of Central

Pollution Control Board constituted under Section 3

of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution)

Act, 1974 ( 6 of 1974)

Whole of India

3.

The Government of the State (Represented by the

Secretary to the State Government in-charge of

Environment)

Whole of State

4.

The Chairman or Member-Secretary of The State

Pollution Control Board constituted under section 4

of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution)

Act, 1974 ( 6 of 1974) or a State Board for the

Prevention and Control of Air Pollution constituted

under Section 5 of the Air (Prevention and Control

of Pollution) Act, 1981 ( 14 of 1981)

Whole of State

5.

The Chairman or the Member Secretary of the

Pollution Control Committees of the Union

Territories who have been delegated powers under clause (4) of Section 4 of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and Section 6 of the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 by Central Pollution Control Board

Whole of the Union

Territories or areas as laid down by the Central Board

6.

District Collector

Whole of Revenue District

7.

Regional Officers of the Central Pollution Control

Board who have been delegated powers under Section 20, 21 and 23 of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 ( 6 of 1974) and Section 24 of the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 ( 14 of 1981)

Area as laid down by the

Central Board

8.

Regional Officers of the State Pollution Control

Board who have been delegated powers under Section 20, 21, and 23 of the Water (Prevention

and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974.

Area as laid down by the

State Board

9.

Regional Officers of the State Pollution Control

Board who have been delegated powers under Section 24 of the Air,(Prevention and Control of

Pollution) Act, 1981.

Area as laid down by the

State Board

10.

Any Regional/Zonal Officers or a Director In-

charge of a Regional/Zonal Office of the Ministry of Environment & Forests.

Zonal/Regional Area as laid down by the Ministry of Environment & Forests.

11.

Joint Director (Legal) in the Department of Environment, Forests and Wildlife, Ministry of Environment, Forests and wildlife, Ministry of

Environment and Forests, Government of India.

Whole of India

 

 

Note :

1. As published in Gazette of India, Extraordinary Part II 3(ii).dated 19.3.1993