Luoyang Grand Canal Heritage Protection Management

Original Language Title: 洛阳市大运河遗产保护管理办法

Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/dfzfgz/201305/20130500387246.shtml

Luoyang Grand Canal heritage protection management

    (September 12, 2012 19th Luoyang City people's Government Executive meeting September 18, 2012 and 119th promulgated by the people's Government of Luoyang City as of November 1, 2012) first in order to strengthen the effective protection of the heritage of the Grand Canal and scientific use, in accordance with the People's Republic of China cultural relics protection law, as well as the ruins of the Sui and Tang dynasties in Luoyang, Luoyang City Ordinance and other related laws and regulations, combined with the preservation of the heritage of the Grand Canal and the city actually, these measures are formulated.

    Second Canal heritage in these measures, including the Luoyang region, is closely related to the Sui and Tang dynasties Grand Canal warehouse ruins hydraulic remains, bridge River, and a variety of associated historical relics and cultural landscapes, and so on.

    Third Grand Canal heritage protection, adhere to the principle of unified planning, effective protection and rational utilization, ensure that the Grand Canal heritage and its historical authenticity, integrity, and the natural environment. Fourth municipal people's Governments shall strengthen leadership of the Grand Canal heritage.

    City of Grand Canal heritage protection work is Administrative Department for cultural relics Administrative Department, planning, construction, land and environmental protection, water supply and other related departments within the scope of their respective duties, be responsible for work relating to the protection of the heritage of the Grand Canal.

    Grand Canal heritage of the county people's Governments shall coordinate with the administrative protection of the heritage of the Grand Canal.

    Fifth Grand Canal important heritage include:

    (A) silo sites;

    (B) Los silo sites;

    (C) according to the Census registration, scientific or archaeological excavations and heritage sectors identified by other important heritage.

    Sixth section of the Grand Canal and the scope of protection of important heritage building control zone:

    (A) the warehouse ruins protection: equal North-South first street to the East, South of zhongzhou Canal, West huancheng Road North extension line, North to the northbound 200 meters in the spring.

    (B) Los warehouse site protection range: North to Hagrid's refractory plant North of the wall, Xiao Li to the East West walls 100 metres to the East of the village, 200 meters South of the South to state road 310, West to Hagrid's refractory plant West of the wall.

    Protection edge around the spread 100 meters for building control areas. According to archaeological discoveries or research results, important sites should be updated according to law in a timely manner.

    The Grand Canal and building control areas in accordance with the scope of protection of important heritage of reclassification of, from its new provisions.

    Article seventh municipal people's Governments shall incorporate the Grand Canal heritage funding budget and increase with growth in revenue; encourages citizens, legal persons and other organizations to make voluntary contributions to the Grand Canal heritage; the Grand Canal heritage protection funds should be earmarked, no lapping, and supervised by the municipal finance and auditing Department. Article citizens, legal persons and other organizations have a legal obligation to protect the heritage of the Grand Canal. Destroying Canal heritage and its historic right to stop, reported.

    Grand Canal heritage protection work units or individuals who have made significant achievements, commendations and awards should be given.

    Nineth Canal heritage protection plan shall be by the Administrative Department for cultural relics, together with relevant departments, in accordance with the needs of heritage protection law prepared and published by the municipal government approved.

    Heritage of respective administrative areas of national economic and social development of local government planning, land-use planning and urban-rural construction, water conservancy and environmental protection planning should be coordinated with.

    Of the tenth municipal people's Governments should pay attention to the Grand Canal heritage research and archaeological excavations, scientific establishment of its protective exhibition planning, worth highlighting, perfect function of the heritage sites to visit museums or sites.

    11th on the important legacy of the Grand Canal the following actions are forbidden:

    (A) has banned filming shooting marked areas or objects;

    (B) the Antiquities defaced, depict, climbing on buildings, structures, post;

    (C) illegal dumping, piled up garbage and sewage, drainage;

    (D) the Tomb, a monument;

    (E) unauthorized building, built kilns, digging wells and dug pond, dig, dig drains, such as soil, wasteland;

    (F) storage of inflammable, explosive, corrosive, undermining the security of sites;

    (G) collecting cultural relics without authorization;

    (VIII) other acts of undermining the security of sites. 12th at the Grand Canal within the scope of protection of important heritage, shall not be carried out independent of the protection project construction or blasting, drilling and mining operations.

    Needed for construction shall comply with Canal heritage protection in Luoyang City planning and carry out approval procedures in accordance with law.

    13th article in the Grand Canal, an important heritage building works within the control areas of construction, shall conform to the Grand Canal, Luoyang City Heritage plan, may destroy the Canal heritage of landscape and historical features.

    14th in violation of these regulations, any of the following acts, by the municipal cultural relics Administrative Department ordered corrective action and the circumstances are serious, the following shall be punished:

    (A) violation 11th article subsection (a), and (ii) items provides of, at 200 Yuan following fine; violation 11th article subsection (three), and (four) items provides of, at 500 Yuan above 2000 Yuan following fine; violation 11th article subsection (five), and (six) items provides of, at 2000 Yuan above 10000 Yuan following fine; violation 11th article subsection (seven) items provides of, at 5000 Yuan above 50000 Yuan following fine.

    (B) contrary to article 12th, Grand Canal heritage protection has nothing to do with protection of archaeological sites within the scope of construction or blasting, drilling and mining operations, jeopardize the safety of site, on the Grand Canal heritage and the destruction of the historic, fined a maximum of 50000 Yuan and more than 500000.

    (C) contrary to article 13th, at the time of construction works within the control areas of construction, engineering design failed to meet approval procedures, on the Grand Canal heritage and the destruction of the historic, fined a maximum of 50000 Yuan and more than 500000. Violation of these regulations, and protection of damage caused to the facilities of the site, should pay for the damage.

    Due to construction on the Grand Canal heritage and the destruction of history, to order the demolition of illegal buildings or structures, restoration site intact, responsible for related penalties constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    15th failed to perform their duties by the relevant administrative authority, the superior administrative authority shall order rectification, criticized; in charge and other direct liable persons shall be given sanctions by the competent authority. 16th article of the rules take effect on November 1, 2012.