Water/River

International Legal Framework:

CONVENTION ON THE PROTECTION AND USE OF TRANSBOUNDARY WATERCOURSES AND INTERNATIONAL LAKES

Protocol on Water and Health to the 1992 Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes

Regional Legal Framework:

Domestic Legal Framework:

Acts:

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

The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess (Amendment) Act, 2003

The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974, amended 1988

Rules:

The Central Pollution Control Board (Qualifications and other Terms and Conditions of Service of Chairman) (Amendment) Rules, 2012.

The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Amendment Rules, 2011

The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Rules, 1978

The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Rules, 1975

Notifications:

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 

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

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)

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 

S.O.698(E), [3/7/1998] – Amendment to S.O.284(E) dated 19/2/1996

S.O.787(E), [10/3/1992] – Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Pondicherry

S.O.777(E), [19/7/1995] – Amendment to S.O.787 dated 10/3/1992

S.O.198(E), [15/3/1991] – Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Delh

S.O.199(E), [15/3/1991] – Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Chandigarh

S.O.842(E), [31/8/1988] – Delegation of Powers to the Union Territory of Lakshadweep

No.8/1/-UTF I(4)-88/4953, [11/4/1988] – Constitution of Appellate Authorities under the Water Act, 1974 for Chandigarh 

G.O. Ms. No. 48/88/F6, [5/4/1988] – Constitution of Appellate Authorities under the Water Act, 1974 for Pondicherry

No.1/2(71)/87.Plg., [7/4/1988] – Standards to prevent & control water pollution for Small-scale Industries located in the Union Territories

S.O.247(E), [8/3/1988] – Delhi Zonal Laboratory of NEERI, Nagpur as a Central Water Laboratory

S.O.787(E), [19/11/1991] – Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi as Central Water Laboratory

Supreme Court Cases

High Court Cases