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Section No. 176 : Power of Central Government to make rules

Sub Section Details
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The Central Government may, by notification, make rules for carrying out the provisions of this Act.
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In particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely: - (a) the time within which the objection and suggestions on the draft National Electricity Plan to be invited by the Authority under the proviso to sub-section (4) of Section 3; (b) the additional requirements 1[relating to the capital adequacy, creditworthiness or code of conduct] under sixth proviso to Section 14; (c) the payment of fees for application for grant of licence under subsection (1) of Section 15; (d) the constitution and functions of the National Load Despatch Centre under sub-section (2) of Section 26; (e) the works of licensees affecting the property of owner or occupier under sub-section (2) of Section 67; (f) such other cases which may be prescribed under clause (c) of subsection (2) of Section 68; (g) allowances and fees payable to others Members for attending the meetings of Authority under sub-section (14) of Section 70. (h) other terms and conditions of service of the Chairperson and Members of the Authority under sub-section (15) of Section 70; (i) the functions and duties of the Central Electricity Authority under Section 73; (j) the salary, allowances and other conditions of service of Chairperson and Member of Central Commission under subsection (2) of Section 89; (k) the form and manner in which and the authority before whom oath of office and secrecy should be subscribed under sub-section (3) of Section 89; (l) the procedure to be prescribed by the Central Commission under the proviso to sub- section (2) of Section 90; (m) any other matter required to be prescribed under clause (g) of subsection (1) of Section 94; (n) the form in which the Central Commission shall prepare its annual statement of accounts under sub-section (1) of Section 100; (o) the form in which and time at which the Central Commission shall prepare its annual report under sub-section (1) 101; (p) the form in which and time at which the Central Commission shall prepare its budget under Section 106; (q) the form and the manner of verifying such form, and fee for filing appeal under sub-section (2) of Section 111; (r) the salary and allowances payable to and the other terms and conditions of service of the Chairperson of the Appellate Tribunal and Members of the Appellate Tribunal under Section 115; (s) the salary and allowances and other conditions of service of the officers and employees of the Appellate Tribunal under subsection (3) of Section 119; (t) the additional matters in respect of which the Appellate Tribunal may exercise the powers of a civil court under clause (i) of subsection (2) of Section 120; (u) the authority to whom the appeal shall be filed under sub-section (1) of Section 127; (v) manner of holding inquiry by an adjudicating officer under subsection (1) of Section 143; (w) the form in which and the time at which service of notices to any person or to the Central Government for the purpose under subsection (1) of Section 161; (x) the powers to be exercised and the functions to be performed by the Inspectors under sub-section (1) of Section 162; (y) the manner of delivery of every notice, order or document to be served under sub-section (1) of Section 171; (z) any other matter which is required to be, or may be, prescribed.