• OF THE CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE OF WORKS

  • 14
     Power to enter and survey, etc
  • 15
     Power to enter for repairs and to prevent accidents
  • 16
     Application by persons desiring to use canal-water
  • 17
     Government to provide means of crossing canals
  • 18
     Persons using water-course to construct works for passing water across roads, etc
  • 19
     Adjustment of claims between persons jointly using water-course
  • 20
     Supply of water through intervening wafer-course
  • 21
     Application for construction of new water-course
  • 22
     Procedure of Canal-officer thereupon
  • 23
     Application for transfer of existing water-course
  • 24
     Objections to construction or transfer applied for
  • 25
     When applicant may be placed in occupation
  • 26
     Procedure when objection is held valid
  • 27
     Procedure when Canal-officer disagrees with Collector
  • 28
     Expenses to be paid by applicant before receiving occupation
  • 29
     Conditions binding on applicant placed in occupation
  • 30
     Procedure applicable to occupation for extensions and alterations
  • OF THE SUPPLY OF WATER

  • 31
     In absence of written contract, water-supply to be subject to rules
  • 32
     Conditions as to— power to stop water-supply; claims to compensation in case of failure or stoppage of supply; claims on account of interruption from other causes; duration of supply; sale or sub-letting of right to use canal-water; transfer, with land, of contracts for water; no right acquired by user
  • OF WATER-RATES

  • 33
     Liability when person using unauthorisedly cannot be identified
  • 34
     Liability when water runs to waste
  • 35
     Charges recoverable in addition to penalties
  • 36
     Charge on occupier for water, how determined
  • 37
     “Owner‟s rate”
  • 38
     Amount of owner‟s rate
  • 39
     Owner‟s rate, when not chargeable
  • 40
     When occupier is -to pay both owner‟s rate and occupier‟s rate
  • 41
     Power to make rules for apportioning owner‟s rate
  • 42
     When owner is to pay „owner‟s rate
  • 43
     Effect of introduction of canal-irrigation on landlord‟s right to enhance
  • 44
     Water-rate by whom payable, when charged on land held by several owners
  • Recovery of charges

  • 45
     Certified dues recoverable as land-revenue
  • 46
     Power to contract for collection of canal-dues
  • 47
     Lambardars may be required to collect canal-dues
  • 48
     Fines excluded from sections 45, 46, 47
  • OF CANAL NAVIGATION

  • 49
     Detainer of vessels violating rules
  • 50
     Recovery of fines for offences in navigating canals
  • 51
     Power to seize and detain vessel on failure to pay charges
  • 52
     Power to seize cargo or goods, if charges due thereon are not paid
  • 53
     Procedure for recovery of such charges after seizure
  • 54
     Procedure in respect of vessels abandoned and goods unclaimed
  • OF DRAINAGE

  • 55
     Power to prohibit obstructions or order their removal
  • 56
     Power to remove obstructions after prohibition
  • 57
     Preparation of schemes for works of improvement
  • 58
     Powers of persons employed on such schemes
  • 59
     Rate on lands benefited by works
  • 60
     Recovery of rate
  • 61
     Disposal of claims to compensation
  • 62
     Limitation of such claims
  • OF OBTAINING LABOUR FOR CANALS AND DRAINAGE-WORKS

  • 63
     Definition of “labourer”
  • 64
     Power to prescribe number of labourers to be supplied by persons benefited by canal
  • 65
     Procedure for obtaining labour for works urgently required
  • 66
     Liability of labourers under requisition
  • OF JURISDICTION

  • 67
     Jurisdiction under this Act of Civil Courts
  • 68
     Settlement of differences as to mutual rights and liabilities of persons interested in water-course
  • 69
     Power to summon and examine witnesses
  • OF OFFENCES AND PENALTIES

  • 70
     Offences under Act
  • 71
     Saving of prosecution under other laws
  • 72
     Compensation to person injured
  • 73
     Power to arrest without warrant
  • 74
     Definition of “canal”
  • OF SUBSIDIARY RULES

  • 75
     Power to make, alter and cancel rules