MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
(Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade)
(CENTRAL BOILERS BOARD)
New Delhi, the 17th February, 2020
G.S.R. 123(E).—Whereas certain draft regulations further to amend the Indian Boiler Regulations, 1950 were published as required under sub-section (1) of section 31 of the Boilers Act, 1923 (5 of 1923) vide notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry(Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade), (Central Boilers Board) number G.S.R. 898(E), dated the 6th December, 2019 in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-Section (i) inviting objections and suggestions from all persons likely to be affected thereby, before the expiry of the period of thirty days from the date on which the copies of the said Gazette notification were made available to the public;
And whereas, the copies of the said notification were made available to the public on the 9th December, 2019;
And whereas, no objections and suggestions were received from the public on the said draft regulations;
Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 28 of the Boilers Act, 1923 (5 of 1923), the Central Boilers Board hereby makes the following regulations further to amend the Indian Boiler Regulations, 1950, namely:-
1. Short title and commencement.—(1) These regulations may be called the Indian Boiler (Amendment) Regulations, 2020.
(2) They shall come into force on the date of their final publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the Indian Boiler Regulations, 1950, in regulation 1, for sub-regulation (2), the following sub-regulation shall be substituted, namely:-
“(2) They shall extend to the whole of India.”.
[F. No. P-30014/5/2019-Boilers]
T. S. G. NARAYANNEN, Secy., Central Boilers Board
Note: The principal regulations were published in the Gazette of India, vide, number S.O. 600, dated the 15th day of September, 1950 and last amended vide G.S.R. 427(E), dated the 2nd May, 2017.