A bill to regulate and control the Development and Management of Ground Water and matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.This Act may be called the Chhattisgarh Ground Water (Regulation and Control of Development and
Management) Act, 2012. It extends to the whole of the State of Chhattisgarh.
Mandatory permits and a cess on groundwater use to irrigate cash crops, run industry or for mining are among the measures proposed by the Government in a draft Bill that aims at conserving groundwater.
A bill to regulate the development and management of ground water and matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. This Act may be called the Orissa Ground Water (Regulation, Development and Management) Act, 2011.