Forest (Conservation) Rules, 2003

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (i) of section 4 of the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 (69 of 1980), the Central Government hereby makes the Rules to implement provisions of that Act relating to the composition of the Committee constituted under section 3 of the Act. Section 4 defines terms of appointment of non-official members and section 5 provides for the conduct of business of the Committee.