(1) This Act may be called the Gujarat Lifts and Escalators Act, Short mie, extent and (2) It extends to the whole of the State of Gujarat. commence!. The Gujarat Lifts and Escalators Act, Gujarat Act No. 4 of guj [ Dated 14th March, ]. For Statement of Objects and Reasons, See Gujarat. Gujarat Lifts and Escalators Act, (PDF) Gujrat State Income Tax Act, , Section 14A sub-section (2) and (3) – Finance Act,
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For authoritative text, please contact the relevant state department concerned or refer to the latest government publication or the gazette notification. Nothing contained in this Act shall affect the provisions EleCtri 2 M 3 not Electricity Act, or any rules made thereunder.
First published, after having received the assent of the Governor in the Gujarat Government Gazette, on the 1 4th March, All sums payable as fees or interest under this Act shall be recoverable as arrears of land revenue. The following Act of the Gujarat Legislature, having been assented to by the Governor on the 14th March, is hereby published for general information. It is hereby enacted in the Sixty-fourth Y ear of the republic of India as follows: The Chief Inspector may there upon either grant or refuse the permission to erect lift or escalator.
Right to enter any building for Inspection of lift or escalator and lift or escalator installation, etc. If the licensee has contravened any of the provisions of the Act or rules or any anx the conditions of the licence or directions given to him, the Chief Inspector may, after giving a reasonable opportunity of being heard, suspend the licence for such period as he thinks fit or cancel it.
Gujarat Lifts and Escalators Act, – Legislation – VLEX
Each of the Eecalators specified in the second column of the Schedule shall be amended in the manner and to the extent specified against it in the third column thereof. In the principal Act, in, after section 1 0, the following section shall be section ioa of inserted, namely: The permission so granted shall be validjor a period of six months from the date on which it is granted or for such further period not exceeding six escalatros as may be allowed by the Chief Inspector for sufficient reasons.
These contents have not been independently verified, and PRS makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or correctness. The permission so granted shall be valid for a period of six months from the date on which it is granted or for such further period not exceeding six months as may be allowed by the Chief Inspector for sufficient reasons. I Amendment of 3. Government Central Press, Gandhinagar.
Such application shall specify. Authorisation to a person for erection, maintenance, inspection and test 3 No person shall be authorised under sub-section 1 unless he fulfils qualifications and such other requirements as may be prescribed. Other documents of interest: Section 3 – Permission to erect lift or escalator 1 Every owner of a place intending to instal a lift or an escalator in such place after the commencement of this Act, shall make an application in such form as may be prescribed, to such officer as the state Government may authorise in this behalf, for permission to erect such lift escalafors escalator.
In the principal Act, for section 1 5, the following shall be substituted, namely: Insertion of new section 63A in Bom. In the principal Act, for section 25, the following section shall be substituted, namely: No court shall take cognizance of any offence under this Act except with the Cognizance of previous sanction of the Chief Inspector or the State Government. The owner of a building in which a lift or an escalator is installed or his agent Owneriogtve appointed under sub-section 2 of section 14 shall afford all reasonable facilities to the officer or a annd authorised under section 1 3 for inspecting a lift or an escalator under sections 10 and 16 and whenever ordered to do so by the acr shall, at his own cost, procure at such inspection the attendance of the person, if any, with whom he has entered into a contract for the erection or maintenance of the lift or an escalator being a person authorised under section 13 for the work of erection or maintenance of a lift or an escalator or a representative of such person who is competent to assist the officer in inspecting the lift or an escalator.
Substitution of section 15 of Guj.
Principal Acts may or may not include subsequent amendments. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, — DtfcMwa a “Baluster” means a short pillar slender above and bulging below; b “Balustrade” means a row of balusters meant for supporting moving handrails; c “Chief Inspector” and “Inspector” means respectively the person appointed to be the Chief Inspector of lifts and escalators and the Inspector of lifts and escalators under sub-section 1 of section 15; 4.
Provided that where the Chief Inspector In the principal Act, in section 6, in sub-section 1for the words section 6 of Guj. It shall be incumbent relating to upon the municipal corporation Escalators.
Part-V, dated the 22nd February,p. Short mie, extent and 2 It extends to the whole of the State of Gujarat. The contents of this document have been obtained from sources PRS believes to be reliable.
This Act was assented to by the Governor on the 14th March, Insertion of new section 87A in Guj. On the commencement of this Act, the Bombay Lifts Act, 1 in its application to the State of Gujarat, shall stand repealed: Additions gukarat alterations to lift or escalator installation. The owner or, as the case may be, his agent shall thereupon comply with the order within the period specified therein and shall forthwith report in writing to the officer of having so complied with.
Nothing contained in this Act shall affect the provisions of the Indian Electricity Act, or any rules made thereunder. Lift or escalator not to be operated – with Mt licence. The following Act of the Gujarat Legislature, having been assented to by the Governor on the 10 th April, is hereby published for general information.
No additions or alterations other than those required to be made under sub- section 2 of section 10 shall be made to any lift or escalator installation except with the previous permission in writing of an officer authorised in this behalf by the State Government.
Suspension or c a nce ll a tion of licence. Section 4 – Licence to use lift or escalator 1 The owner who is permitted to instal a lift or escalator under section 3 shall, within one month after the completion escalatorx erection of such lift or escalator, make an application to such officer as the State Government may authorise in this behalf, for a licence for operating the lift or an escalator. Power of State Government to give directions. AN ACT to consolidates law relating to regulation of the construction, maintenance and safe operating of lifts and escalators and the machinery and apparatus pertaining thereto in the State of Gujarat Gujaeat is hereby enacted in the Fifty-first Year of the Republic of India as follows 1.
J The Esfalators Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint persons duly qualified as Electrical Inspector under the Indian Electricity Act,to be- a the Chief Inspector of lifts and escalators; b the Inspector of lifts and escalators.
Power of State Government to designate in the areas comprising of municipal corporations or municipalities. In the application of the provisions of this Act to lifts or escalators installed by the Government, the provisions of this Ad shall be deemed to have been adopted or modified to the extent specified in the Schedule.
Provided amd such repeal shall not affect the previous operation of the said Act and anything done or action taken including any appointment or delegation made, application or other document filed, licence granted, inquiry or inspection made, notification ghjarat notice issued, rule made, proceeding instituted, fees eacalators or penalty imposed by or under the provisions of the said Act, gunarat, in so amd as it is not inconsistent with the provisions of eacalators Act, be deemed to have been done or taken under the corresponding provisions of this Act, and shall continue in force unless and until superseded by anything done or any action taken under this Act.
THE GUJARAT LIFTS AND ESCALATORS ACT 2000
Whoever contravenes any of the provisions of this Act, rules or the conditions Penalty, of a licence or a direction given by the Chief inspector or the inspector under this Act or the rules shall, on conviction, be punishable with fine not exceeding five thousand rupees and, in the case of continuing contravention, with excalators additional fine which may extend to one hundred rupees for every day during which such contravention continues after conviction for the first such contravention.
The fee shall be paid within such period and in such manner as may be prescribed. No lift or escalator shall be operated except under and in conformity with the terms and conditions of the licence granted in respect of the same.