The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977


Act ID: 197736
Act Number: 36
Enactment Date: 1977-12-07
Act Year: 1977
Short Title: The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977
Long Title: An Act to provide for the levy and collection of a cess on water consumed by persons carrying on certain industries and by local authorities, with a view to augment the resources of the Central Board and the State Boards for the prevention and control of water pollution constituted under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974.
Ministry: Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Enforcement Date: 01-04-1978
Notification: 1st April, 1978, vide notification No. G.S.R. 189(E), dated 23rd March, 1978, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3 (i).

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27.02.1975 G.S.R.58(E), [27/2/1975] - The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Rules, 1975
24.07.1978 G.S.R.378(E), [24/7/1978] - The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Rules, 1978
24.11.2011 G.S.R.830(E), [24/11/2011] - The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Amendment Rules, 2011
22.11.2012 G.S.R.840(E), [22/11/2012] - The Central Pollution Control Board (Member-Secretary, Terms and Conditions of Service and Recruitment) Rules, 2012
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07.12.1977 No.36 of 1977, [7/12/1977] - The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977, amended 1992 ,
17.03.2003 No. 19 of 2003, [17/3/2003] - The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess (Amendment) Act, 2003
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01.01.1988 S.O.842(E), [31/8/1988] - Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Lakshadweep
08.03.1988 S.O.247(E), [8/3/1988] - Delhi Zonal Laboratory of NEERI, Nagpur as a Central Water Laboratory
05.04.1988 G.O. Ms. No. 48/88/F6, [5/4/1988] - Constitution of Appellate Authorities under the Water Act, 1974 for Pondicherry
07.04.1988 No.1/2(71)/87.Plg., [7/4/1988] - Standards to prevent & control water pollution for Small-scale Industries located in the Union Territories
11.04.1988 No.8/1/-UTF I(4)-88/4953, [11/4/1988] - Constitution of Appellate Authorities under the Water Act, 1974 for Chandigarh
15.03.1991 S.O.198(E), [15/3/1991] - Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Delh
15.03.1991 S.O.199(E), [15/3/1991] - Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Chandigarh
19.11.1991 S.O.787(E), [19/11/1991] - Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi as Central Water Laboratory
10.03.1992 S.O.787(E), [10/3/1992] - Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Pondicherry
26.11.1992 S.O.862(E), [26/11/1992] - Central Pollution Control Board constituted the Pollution Control Committee in the UT of Daman, Diu, Dadra & Nagar Haveli
19.07.1995 S.O.777(E), [19/7/1995] - Amendment to S.O.787 dated 10/3/1992
03.07.1998 S.O.698(E), [3/7/1998] - Amendment to S.O.284(E) dated 19/2/1996
06.05.2003 S.O.498(E), [6/5/2003] - Date on which the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess (Amendment) Act, 2003 (19 of 2003) came into force
06.05.2003 S.O.499(E), [6/5/2003] - Rate of Cess notified under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess (Amendment) Act, 1977(36 of 1977)
27.09.2006 S.O.1621(E), [27/9/2006] - Date on which the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess (Amendment) Act, 1974 (6 of 1974) came into force
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05.05.2017 Taxation Laws (Amendment) Act, 2017


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