The Orissa Irrigation (Revival of Rules Relating to Compulsory Basic Water-Rate) Rules, 1974
Published vide Notification S.R.O. 786/74, dated 31st October, 1974, Orissa Gazette Extraordinary No. 1668/1.11.1974
Notification No. S.R.O. 786/74, dated 31st October, 1974. - In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 53 of the Orissa Irrigation Act, 1959 (Orissa Act 14 of 1959), the State Government do hereby make the following rules the same having been previously published as required by Sub-section (1) of the said section, namely :
1. Short title. - These rules may be called the Orissa Irrigation (Revival of Rules relating to Compulsory Basic Water-Rate) Rules, 1974.
2. Revival of certain rules. - It is hereby declared that the provisions contained in the Orissa Irrigation Rules, 1961 including the Schedule appended thereto and Forms prescribed thereunder, in so far as they relate to Compulsory Basic Water-rate which had become inoperative shall subject to the provisions contained in the proviso to Section 53 of the Orissa Irrigation Act, 1959 revive and become operative with the modification specified thereunder.
In the said rules, in Part-A of the Schedule for the figures "4", "3", "2" and "1" occurring under the heading "Rate per acre per year" the figures "8", "6", "4" and "2" shall be respectively substituted.