Parliamentary Bulletin Part-II
No. 54003 Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Committee Section (Subordinate Legislation)
Statutory Orders laid on the Table of the Rajya Sabha during the week ending March 20, 2015 (234th Session)
 

                                                                                     

           

 

 

               

The following Statutory Rules and Orders made under the delegated powers of legislation and published in the Gazette were laid on the Table of the Rajya Sabha during the week ending March 20, 2015.  The Orders will be laid on the Table for a period of 30 days, which may be comprised in one session or in two or more successive sessions.  Members can move a motion for modification/annulment before the expiry of the session, immediately, following the session in which the laying period of 30 days is completed.

 

 

 

Sl. No.

Number and date  of  Rule/Order

Brief Subject

Date on which  laid

Provision of the Statute under which laid

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MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE (DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND COOPERATION)

 

 

1

S.O. 300 (E), dated the 31st January, 2015.

Amending Notification No. S.O. 280 (E), dated the 28th January, 2013 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification.

20.03.2015

Section 3 (6) of the Essential Commodities Act, 1955.

2

S.O. 302 (E), dated the 31st January, 2015.

Amending Notification No. S.O. 1908 (E), dated the 28th July, 2014 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification.

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3

S.O. 303 (E), dated the 31st January, 2015.

Amending Notification No. S.O. 1732 (E), dated the 26th July, 2011 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification.

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4

S.O. 304 (E), dated the 31st January, 2015.

Amending Notification No. S.O. 198 (E), dated the 31st January, 2012 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification.

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5

S.O. 305 (E), dated the 31st January, 2015.

Amending Notification No. S.O. 1102 (E), dated the 15th May, 2012 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification.

 

20.03.2015

Section 3 (6) of the Essential Commodities Act, 1955.

 

 

MINISTRY OF CIVIL AVIATION.

 

 

6

G.S.R. 166 (E), dated the               10th   March, 2014.

The Aircraft (Amendment) Rules, 2014.

17.03.2015

Section 14A (3) of the Aircraft Act, 1934.

 

 

 

MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (DEPARTMENT OF POSTS)

 

 

 

7

G.S.R. 22 (E), dated the                  12th January, 2015.

The Indian Post Office (Fourth Amendment) Rules, 2014.

20.03.2015

Section 74 (4) of the Indian Post Office Act, 1898.

8

G.S.R. 73 (E), dated the              5th February, 2015.

The Indian Post Office (First Amendment) Rules, 2015.

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MINISTRY OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS

 

 

9

G.S.R. 70 (E), dated the               4th February, 2015.

The Competition Commission of India (Salary, Allowances and other Terms and Conditions of Service of Chairperson and other Members) Amendment Rules, 2015.

17.03.2015

Section 63 (3) of the Competition Act, 2002.

10

S.O. 354 (E), dated the 5th February, 2015.

Notifying exemptions to the Vesseles Sharing Agreements of Liner Shipping Industry from the provisions of Section 3 of the Competition Act, 2002 for a period of one year from the date of publication of this Notification.

17.03.2015

Section 63 (3) of the Competition Act, 2002.

 

 

 

MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

 

 

11

S.O. 137 (E), dated the 13th January, 2015.

Amending Notification No.  S.O. 1174 (E), dated the 18th July, 2007 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification.

 

 

19.03.2015

Section 26 of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.

12

G.S.R. 54 (E), dated the               23rd January, 2015.

 

 

The   Environment    (Protection)  Amendment  Rules, 2015

19.03.2015

Section 26 of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.

 

 

 

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS)

 

 

13

G.S.R. 697 (E), dated the               26th September, 2014.

The Coinage of One Hundred Rupees and Five Rupees Coins to mark the occasion of CENTENARY COMMEMORATION OF KOMAGATA MARU INCIDENT  Rules, 2014.

17.03.2015

Section 25 of the Coinage Act, 2011.

14

G.S.R. 704 (E), dated the               1st October, 2014.

The Coinage of One Hundred Rupees and Five Rupees Coins to mark the occasion of BIRTH CENTENARY COMMEMORATION OF BEGUM AKHTAR  Rules, 2014.

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15

G.S.R. 740 (E), dated the                22nd October, 2014.

The Printing of One Rupee Currency Notes Rules, 2014.

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16

G.S.R. 767 (E), dated the                  31st October, 2014.

The Coinage of One Hundred Twenty Five Rupees and Five Rupees Coins to mark the occasion of 125TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF JAWAHARLAL NEHRU Rules, 2014.

 

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17

G.S.R. 888 (E), dated the                12th December, 2014.

The Coinage of Fifty Rupees and Five Rupees Coins to mark the occasion of BHEL – 50 YEARS OF ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE  Rules, 2014.

17.03.2015

Section 25 of the Coinage Act, 2011.

18

G.S.R. 897 (E), dated the                 16th December, 2014.

The Printing of One Rupee Currency Notes Rules, 2015.

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19

G.S.R. 940 (E), dated the              31st December, 2014.

The Coinage of One Hundred Rupees and Ten Rupees coins to Commemorate the Occasion of “CENTENARY COMMEMORATION OF MAHATMA GANDHI’S RETURN FROM SOUTH AFRICA” Rules, 2014.

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20

G.S.R. 33 (E), dated the            15th January, 2015.

The Coinage of One Hundred Rupees and Five Rupees Coins to commemorate the occasion of BIRTH CENTENARY OF RANI GAIDINLIU Rules, 2015.

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21

G.S.R. 392 (E), dated the 10th June, 2014.

The Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (Amendment) Rules, 2014.

17.03.2015

 

Section 15 (3) of the Government Savings Banks Act, 1873.

22

G.S.R. 863 (E), dated the                 3rd December, 2014.

The Sukanya Samriddhi Account Rules, 2014.

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23

G.S.R. 588 (E), dated the                14th August, 2014.

The Public Provident Fund (Amendment) Scheme, 2014.

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Section 12 of the Public Provident Fund Act, 1968.

 

 

 (DEPARTMENT  OF FINANCIAL SERVICES)

 

 

24

G.S.R. 686 (E), dated the               25th September, 2014.

Amending Notification No G.S.R. 15 (E), dated the 9th January, 2007 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with delay statement.

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Section 36 (3) of the   Recovery of Debts Due to Banks and Financial Institutions Act, 1993.

25

G.S.R. 687 (E), dated the                  25th September, 2014.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R 884 (E), dated the 7th December, 2001 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with delay statement.

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26

G.S.R. 688 (E), dated the               25th September, 2014.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R 84 (E), dated the 6th February, 2002 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with delay statement.

 

17.03.2015

 

Section 36 (3) of the   Recovery of Debts Due to Banks and Financial Institutions Act, 1993.

27

. G.S.R. 115 (E), dated the            19th February, 2015.

The Indian Insurance Companies (Foreign Investment) Rules, 2015.

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Section 114 (3) of the Insurance Act, 1938.

 

 

 

(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)

 

 

28

G.S.R. 116 (E), dated the                 20th February, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 277 (E), dated the 1st April, 2003 (as per table given) to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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Section 159 of the Customs Act, 1962.

29

G.S.R. 128 (E), dated the                   1st March, 2015.

Seeking to exempt motor spirit (Petrol) from the additional duty of customs leviable thereon along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

 

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30

G.S.R. 129 (E), dated the              1st March, 2015.

Seeking to exempt high speed diesel oil from the additional duty of customs leviable thereon along with Explanatory Memorandum.

17.03.2015

Section 159 of the Customs Act, 1962.

31

G.S.R. 130 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 153 (E), dated the 1st March, 2011 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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32

G.S.R. 131 (E), dated the              1st March, 2015.

Rescinding Notification No. G.S.R. 186 (E), and Notification No. G.S.R. 187 (E), both dated the 17th March, 2012 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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33

G.S.R. 132 (E), dated the               1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 185 (E), dated the 17th March, 2012 to insert/substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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34

G.S.R. 133 (E), dated the                     1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 194 (E), dated the 17th March, 2012 to insert/delete certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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35

G.S.R. 134 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Seeking to notify “resident firm” as class of persons for the purposes of certain clauses/sections of the Customs Act, 1962 so as to extend the scheme of Advance Ruling to Resident Firm along with Explanatory Memorandum.

17.03.2015

Section 159 of the Customs Act, 1962.

36

G.S.R. 135 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 118 (E), dated the 27th February, 2010 to substitute/insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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Section 38 (2) of the Central Excise Act, 1944.

37

G.S.R. 136 (E), dated the                   1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 492 (E), dated the 1st July, 2008 to insert/substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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38

G.S.R. 137 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 116 (E), dated the 1st March, 2011 to insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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39

G.S.R. 138 (E), dated the               1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 117 (E), dated the 1st March, 2011 to insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

17.03.2015

Section 38 (2) of the Central Excise Act, 1944.

40

G.S.R. 139 (E), dated the                  1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 126 (E), dated the 1st March, 2005 to insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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41

G.S.R. 140 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

Seeking to exempt motor spirit (Petrol) from the additional duty of excise leviable thereon along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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42

G.S.R. 141 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Seeking to exempt high speed diesel oil from the additional duty of excise leviable thereon along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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43

G.S.R. 142 (E), dated the                  1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 163(E), dated the 17th March, 2012 to insert/substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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44

G.S.R. 143 (E), dated the               1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 308 (E), dated the 23rd July, 1996 to insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

17.03.2015

Section 38 (2) of the Central Excise Act, 1944.

45

G.S.R. 144 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

Seeking to exempt all goods falling within the First Schedule of the CETA, 1985 from the whole of Education Cess leviable thereon, under Section 93 of the Finance (No. 2) Act, 2004 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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46

G.S.R. 145 (E), dated the                      1st March, 2015.

Seeking to exempt all goods falling within the First Schedule of the CETA, 1985 from the whole of the Secondary and Higher Education Cess leviable thereon, under Section 138 of the Finance Act, 2007 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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47

G.S.R. 146 (E), dated the               1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 266 (E), dated the 31st March, 2003 to omit certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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48

G.S.R. 147 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Rescinding notification No. G.S.R. 549 (E), dated the 22nd June, 2010 and G.S.R. 550 (E), dated the 22nd June, 2010 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

17.03.2015

Section 38 (2) of the Central Excise Act, 1944.

49

G.S.R. 148 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 882 (E), dated the 24th December, 2008 to insert/substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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50

G.S.R. 149 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

The Chewing Tobacco and Unmanufactured Tobacco Packing Machines (Capacity Determination and Collection of Duty) Amendment Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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51

G.S.R. 150 (E), dated the                     1st March, 2015.

The Pan Masala Packing Machines (Capacity Determination and Collection of Duty) (Amendment) Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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52

G.S.R. 151 (E), dated the                     1st March, 2015.

The CENVAT Credit (Amendment) Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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53

G.S.R. 152 (E), dated the                  1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 464 (E), dated the 26th June, 2001 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

17.03.2015

Section 38 (2) of the Central Excise Act, 1944.

54

G.S.R. 153 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

The Central Excise (Amendment) Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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55

G.S.R. 154 (E), dated the                  1st March, 2015.

The Central Excise (Removal of Goods at Concessional Rate of Duty for Manufacture of Excisable Goods) Amendment Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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56

G.S.R. 155 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 204 (E), dated the 21st March, 2014 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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57

G.S.R. 156 (E), dated the              1st March, 2015.

Seeking to notify the "resident firm" as the class of persons for the purposes of Section 23A of the Central Excise Act, 1944 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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58

G.S.R. 157 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Rescinding Notification No. G.S.R. 520 (E), dated the 29th June, 2012 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

17.03.2015

Section 94 (4) of the Finance Act, 1994.

59

G.S.R. 158 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 473 (E), dated the 20th June, 2012 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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60

G.S.R. 159 (E), dated the               1st March, 2015.

The Service Tax (Amendment) Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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61

G.S.R. 160 (E), dated the                  1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 467 (E), dated the 20th June, 2012 to substitute/omit/insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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62

G.S.R. 161 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 472 (E), dated the 20th June, 2012 to insert/substitute/omit certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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63

G.S.R. 162 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 468 (E), dated the 20th June, 2012 to substitute/omit certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

17.03.2015

Section 94 (4) of the Finance Act, 1994.

64

G.S.R. 163 (E), dated the                  1st March, 2015.

Seeking to notify “resident firm” as class of persons for the purposes of sub-clause (iii) of clause (b) of Section 96A of the Finance Act, 1994 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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65

G.S.R. 164 (E), dated the                1st March, 2015.

Exempting all goods leviable to the Clean Energy Cess under Section 83 of the Finance Act 2010, from the Cess leviable thereon, under the Tenth Schedule to the Finance Act, 2010 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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Section 84 (3) of the Finance Act, 2010.

66

G.S.R. 165 (E), dated the                 1st March, 2015.

Amending Notification No. G.S.R. 159 (E), dated the 1st March, 2003 to substitute certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

 

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Framed under Rule 8 of the Medicinal and Toilet Preparations (Excise Duties) Rules, 1956.

67

G.S.R. 74 (E), dated the                 5th February, 2015.

The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Amendment) Rules, 2015 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

17.03.2015

Section 77 of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985.

68

S.O. 375 (E), dated the 5th February, 2015.

Amending Notification No. S.O. 1055 (E), dated the 19th October, 2001 to insert certain entries in the original Notification along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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S.O. 376 (E), dated the 5th February, 2015.

Making certain addition in the list of psychotropic substances specified in the Schedule of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 along with Explanatory Memorandum.

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MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS

 

 

70

F. No. 16/10/2013/ HP-I/Estt./4093 to 4095, dated the  29th September, 2014.

The Delhi Police (Appointment and Recruitment) (Amendment) Rules, 2014.

18.03.2015

Section 148 (2) of the Delhi Police Act, 1948.

71

S.O. 534 (E), dated the 17th February, 2015.

Making amendment in the First Schedule regarding declaration of Islamic State/ Islamic State of Iraq and Levant/Islamic State of Iraq and Syria/Daish and all its manifestations, as terrorist organization by inserting at Serial No. 38 in the First Schedule of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

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Section 53 of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), 1967.

 

 

MINISTRY OF  LAW AND JUSTICE

 

 

72

G.S.R. 150 (E), dated the 4thMarch, 2014.

The Notaries (Amendment) Rules, 2014.

20.03.2015

Section 15 (3) of the Notaries Act, 1952.

 

 

 

MINISTRY OF ROAD TRANSPORT AND HIGHWAYS

 

 

73

S.O. 2045 (E), dated the 5th July, 2013.

Acquisition of land, with or without structure, from  K.M. 122.100 to K.M. 122.250 or K.M. 122.900 to K.M. 163.400  (Tran-Taran Section) on National Highway No. 15   in  Tran-Taran District in the State of Punjab  along with delay statement.

16.03.2015

Section 10 of the National Highways Act, 1956.

74

S.O. 2486 (E), dated the               19th August, 2013.

Appointing competent authorities regarding acquisition of land, with or without structure, from  K.M. 0.000 to K.M. 150.200 (Barabanki-Bahraich-Rupaidiha Section) on National Highway No. 28C (New N.H. No. 927)   in  Barabanki and Bahraich  Districts in the State of  Utter Pradesh along with delay statement.

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75

S.O. 2977 (E), dated the               1st October, 2013.

Appointment of competent authorities for acquisition of land, from K.M. 191.422 to K.M. 317.401 (Chilpi - Simga Section) on National Highway No. 12A (New NH No. 30) in the State of Chhattisgarh along with delay statement.

16.03.2015

Section 10 of the National Highways Act, 1956.

76

S.O. 3081 (E), dated the                 9th October, 2013.

Appointing competent authorities regarding acquisition of land, with or without structure, from K.M. 80.700 to K.M. 221.500 on National Highway No. 111 (New N.H. No. 130)   in   Korba and Sarguja Districts in the State of Chhattisgarh along with delay statement.

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77

S.O. 3082 (E), dated the              9th October, 2013.

Acquisition of land, with or without structure, from K.M. 3.800 to K.M. 25.645 and K.M. 30.470 to K.M. 75.771 (Raigarh – Sarangarh – Saraipali Section) on National Highway No. 216 (New NH No. 153)   in Raigarh District in the State of Chhattishgarh along with delay statement.

 

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78

S.O. 3320 (E), dated the               2nd November, 2013.

Acquisition of land, with or without structure, from K.M. 75.771 to K.M. 90.460 (Raigarh - Sarangarh - Saraipali Section) on National Highway No. 216 (New NH No. 153) in Mahasamund District in the State of Chattisgarh along with delay statement.

 

16.03.2015

Section 10 of the National Highways Act, 1956.

79

S.O. 3509 (E), dated the               27th November, 2013.

Appointing competent authorities regarding acquisition of land, with or without structure, from K.M. 342.000 to K.M. 442.000 (Gadhi - Manwat Road Section) on National Highway No. 222   in  Beed and Parbhani Districts in the State of Maharashtra along with delay statement.

 

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80

S.O. 3647 (E), dated the            12th December, 2013.

Acquisition of land, with or without structure, from K.M. 362.300 to K.M. 362.800 on National Highway No. 11 in Sikar District in the State of Rajasthan along with delay statement.

 

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81

S.O. 3650 (E), dated the 12th December, 2013.

Acquisition of land, with or  without structure, from K.M. 419.920  to K.M. 420.520 and K.M. 439.000  to K.M. 442.392  on National Highway No. 11   in Churu District in the State of  Rajasthan along with delay statement.

16.03.2015