Income-tax Act, 1961

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Short title, extent and commencement.

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Defination

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Central Pollution Control Board

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State Pollution Control Boards constituted under section 4 of Act (6 of 1974) to be State Boards under this Act

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Constitution of State Boards

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Central Board to exercise the powers and perform the functions of a State Board in the Union territori es.

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Term s and conditions of service of members.

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Disqualifications.

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Constitution'of by members.

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Meetings of Board.

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Constitution of Committees.

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Temporary association of persons w ith Board for particular purpose.

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Vacancy in Board not to invalidate acts or proceedings.

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Member-secretary and officers and other employees of State Boards.

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Delegat ion of power s.

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Functions of Central Board.

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Functions of State Boards.

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Power to give directions.

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Power to declare air pollution control areas.

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Power to give instructions for ensuring standards for emission from automobiles.

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Restrictions on use of certain Industrial plants.

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Persons carrying on industry, etc., not to allow emission of air pollutants in excess of the standards laid down by State Board.

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19 [Power of Board to make application to court for restraining persons from causing air pollution.

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Furnishing of information to State Board and other agencies in certain cases.

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Power of entry and inspection.

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Power to obtain information.

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Power to take samples of air or emission and procedure to be followed in connection therewith.

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Reports of the result of analysis on samples taken under section 26.

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State Air Laboratory.

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Analysts.

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Reports of analysts.

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22 [Power to give directions.

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22a [Appeal to National Green Tribunal

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CHAPTER V FUND, ACCOUNTS AND AUDIT Contributions by Central Government.

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Fund of Board.

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24 [Borrowing powers of Board.

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Budget.

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25 [Annual report.

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Accounts and audit.

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CHAPTER VI PENALTIES AND PROCEDURE

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Penalties for certain acts.

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27 [Penalty for contravention of certain provisions of the Act.

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Offences by companies.

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Offences by Government Departments.

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Protection of action taken in good faith.

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28 [Cognizance of offences.

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Members, officers and employees of Board to be public servants.

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Reports and returns.

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Bar of Jurisdiction.

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CHAPTER VII MISCELLANEOUS Power of State Government to supersede State Board.

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Special provision in the case of supersession of the Central Board or the State Boards constituted under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974.

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Dissolution of State Boards constituted under the Act.

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Power to a mend the Schedule.

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Maintenance of register.

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Effect of other laws.

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Power of Central Government to make rules.

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Power of State Government to make rules.