Administrative Measures For The Weather In Yunnan Province

Original Language Title: 云南省人工影响天气管理办法

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Administrative measures for the weather in Yunnan province

    (December 17, 2013 Executive meeting of the Yunnan Provincial people's Government, the 27th January 17, 2014 190th promulgated by the people's Government of Yunnan province as of March 1, 2014) Chapter I General provisions

    First in order to regulate the weather, cloud water resources rational exploitation and utilization of the air defense and mitigation of meteorological disasters and promote ecological environment construction, according to the People's Republic of China law, the artificial weather management regulations and other relevant laws and regulations, combined with the facts of the province, these measures are formulated.

    Article weather modification in administrative areas of this province, and management activities shall abide by these measures.

    Third people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen the leadership of weather, weather modification will work into the development of meteorological undertaking planning, establishment and improvement of weather modification command and coordination mechanisms.

Fourth article approved by the people's Governments above the county level weather planned weather modification work belonging to an undertaking, the requirements included in the present financial budgets.

    The people's Governments above the county level shall establish and improve the tobacco, insurance and other benefits the main funding mechanisms of weather.

Fifth meteorological departments above the county level in higher level meteorological departments and under the leadership of the people's Governments at the corresponding level, responsible for the administration of weather management guidance and organization of the work of implementation.

    Development and reform, industry and information technology, public security, civil affairs, land and resources, environmental protection, finance, agriculture, forestry, water conservancy, civil aviation, safety supervision, tobacco, insurance and other sectors and units shall, in accordance with their respective responsibilities, to do the weather-related work.

    Sixth people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen the science of weather, weather modification to encourage and support scientific research, technological development and innovation, promotion of scientific and technological research results and applications of weather.

    Chapter II Organization

    Article seventh annual work plans of weather meteorological departments above the county level shall, jointly with relevant departments, according to the disaster prevention and reduction, ecological environment building, cloud development and utilization of water resources in the air needs to be compiled and reported to the people's Governments at the corresponding level for approval implementing.

Article eighth weather ground operations unit shall have legal personality, and in accordance with the following conditions:

(A) the anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and mobile vehicles, operational equipment warehouse, ammunition warehouses and other facilities in accordance with the relevant national standards and requirements;

(B) artificial influence on weather command system is sound and smooth special communication network;

(C) the command and operations personnel by the provincial meteorological departments training, examinations, and meet the required number;

    (D) job airspace system, job safety management systems and equipment maintenance, transportation, storage, storage systems.

Nineth weather modification operations, from local meteorological departments according to regional climate, geography, population density, transport, communications and other conditions, in accordance with the relevant provisions of proposed layout plans, determined by the provincial Meteorological Authority in conjunction with the flight control Department.

    Audited to determine artificial weather modification shall not be changed without authorization; really necessary changes shall be determined according to the original program.

Article tenth artificial weather modification construction land belonging to public welfare undertakings, local people's Governments shall be settled according to law.

    Artificial weather modification in accordance with the relevant national standards for construction and acceptance of meteorological departments at the county level.

11th no unit or individual may appropriate weather site shall not move weather damage, special equipment and facilities.

    Artificial weather modification where the township (town) people, streets and villages (neighborhood) Committee on artificial weather modification sites and obliged to assist in the protection of facilities.

    12th operations should have the job of antiaircraft artillery, rocket-launcher range and residual items falling within the distribution of personnel, property, and draw the safety zone of fire, artificial weather modification should avoid densely populated areas.

13th under any of the following circumstances, meteorological departments should be approved under local people's Governments above the county level weather modification work plan, organization of artificial weather modification:

(A) the sustainable increase of drought or drought is expected;

(B) the serious shortage of water storage in pond;

(C) the possible damage crops by hail;

(D) forest fires or forest in the high fire danger rating period;

(E) due to climatic factors leading to the deterioration of the ecological environment;

    (Vi) other circumstances that need artificial weather modification.

    14th people's Governments above the county level shall organize the competent Meteorological Department and relevant departments, aimed at preventing the spread of forest fires, pollutants, pollution and other major public emergencies, developing emergency response plan for artificial weather modification and implementation.

    15th must TRANS artificial weather modification, by the State (municipal), County (city, district) people's Government negotiated through consultation, the upper-level meteorological departments concerned State (cities) and counties (cities, districts) shall determine. 16th artificial weather modification, the meteorological departments should be informed of the job bulletin job time and geographical scope, and specifics of local public security organs.

Announcement of specific measures formulated by the provincial meteorological authorities.

    Weather modification operations during operations should be set at the operating point warning signs.

    Article 17th climate, agriculture, water conservancy, forestry, civil affairs, environmental protection and other relevant departments shall promptly provide the free weather required for meteorological information, disaster, water, fire, pollution data.

18th anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers to implement artificial weather modification, assignment units should be strictly in accordance with the flight control Department approved air space and operating time of the job, report immediately after the end of the job should be in accordance with the provisions the competent meteorological and flight control Department.

    During the operation, found aircraft or when the flight control Department issued a stop work order is received, it should be immediately suspended.

19th using artificial weather modification, by the provincial Meteorological Authority apply to the flight control Department in space and time, and is responsible for approving the space and time within the organization. Required aircraft provided by the meteorological authorities authorities.

    Flight control Department, the Airport Authority should be based on operations of aircraft artificial weather modification plans submitted, in the coordination of airspace, aircraft taking off and landing and ground handling services for their support and cooperation.

    20th artificial weather modification has been completed, operations should be job slots, bearings, tools, ammunition type and amount, operating space applications and approvals, job effects recorded, and archived for future reference.

    Chapter III safety management 21st people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen the safety management of artificial weather modification, establish and improve the safe production responsibility system of weather.

Meteorological departments should organize the weather modification operations to develop emergency plans.

    Work units shall weather modification operations personnel for personal accident insurance.

    22nd artificial weather modification should be strictly implemented practices and procedures, and accept the supervision and management of meteorological departments above the county level.

Article 23rd artificial weather modification using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, artillery shells, rockets should comply with the relevant national mandatory standards.

    Weather modification operations using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, artillery shells, rockets can only be used for artificial weather modification and overhaul after the test-firing, live-fire training.

24th artificial weather modification using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, artillery shells, rocket transport, storage, shall comply with the relevant national weapons and explosives management provisions of laws and regulations. During operation, conditions fixed operating point can be a temporary storage required for artillery shells, rockets, and designated personnel management and care.

    Operation unit shall establish operation shells, rockets store, use and dispensing of registration and management system. 25th artificial weather modification using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, artillery shells, rockets by the provincial Meteorological Authority Organization for the harmonization of procurement.

    No other units or individuals are not allowed to purchase or transfer.

26th article prohibiting the use of screening unqualified anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and more than validity of artillery shells and rockets.

    Scrap of anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and failure and the destruction of expired bombs, rockets, the provincial Meteorological Authority in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State unitary.

    Precipitation 27th used in aircraft and related equipment and crew, operators shall comply with the relevant national standards and requirements, ensure the safety of flight and operations.

28th weather work safety accidents, the operating unit shall immediately report to the local people's Government and the superior the competent meteorological and weather safety and emergency plan for timely disposal of.

    Accidents caused by artificial weather modification, approved the plan by the relevant departments of the people's Government and the lawful investigation and handling.

    The fourth chapter legal liability

    29th meteorological departments and their staff members in violation of the rules, dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism, the organization or the competent authority shall order correction; the circumstances are serious, shall be subject to punishment constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

30th article violates these rules, weather modification operations or personnel of any of the following acts, the meteorological authorities above the county level shall order rectification, operations can be a fine of between 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan, on workers may be fined a maximum of 500 Yuan more than 1000; causes harm to another person, it shall be liable for:

(A) meteorological departments without the acceptance of the job point artificial weather modification;

(B) did not record on the implementation on the job and archived for future reference;
(C) violation of weather modification of practices and procedures;

(D) the use of screening unqualified anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and over validity of artillery shells and rockets.

    31st other acts in violation of these rules, in accordance with the People's Republic of China law, State regulations of weather and other laws and regulations apply.

    The fifth chapter by-laws 32nd article this way come into force on March 1, 2014.