The Bhavani Reservoir Irrigation Cess Act, 1933
Act No. 16 of 1933
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY 6
(a) remain in force until it is cancelled under either of the said sub-sections; and
(b) be binding on the registered holder as well as the owner of the land, for the time being.4. Sections 1-A and 2 of the [Tamil Nadu] Irrigation Cess Act, 1865 to apply. - The provisions of sections [1-A] and  of the , [Tamil Nadu] Irrigation Cess Act, 1865 (Tamil Nadu Act VII of 1865) shall apply to the levy of water-cess under this Act as if it were a cess levied under the [Tamil Nadu] Irrigation Cess Act, 1865 (Tamil Nadu Act VII of 1865). 5. Exclusion of jurisdiction of Civil Courts. - No Civil Court shall take cognizance of any suit or proceeding brought by any person questioning the rate of water-cess levied under this Act or the liability of any person to pay such cess or any order passed under section 3 : Provided that nothing in this section shall prevent any person from obtaining in the Civil Court any relief to which he may be entitled on the ground that he is not liable to pay any such cess because he is neither the registered holder nor the owner of the land in respect of which the levy has been made or on the ground that the land in respect of which the levy has been made is entitled on the date on which this Act comes into force to irrigation with water of Bhavani river, or any other source belonging to, or constructed by, or on behalf of, the Government. 6. Rules. - The State Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules consistent with this Act to carry into effect the purposes thereof. 7. Saving as to water-cess leviable under the [Tamil Nadu] Irrigation Cess Act, 1865. - Nothing in this Act shall operate as a bar to the levy of water-cess under the Tamil Nadu Irrigation Cess Act, 1865 ([Tamil Nadu] Act VII of 1865), for any water taken or used otherwise than under, and in accordance with, the terms of a permit in force issued under this Act.