Gansu Provincial Weather Management

Original Language Title: 甘肃省人工影响天气管理办法

Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/dfzfgz/201210/20121000377296.shtml

Gansu Provincial weather management

    (March 29, 2012, Gansu province, the people's Government of the 103th general meeting April 15, 2012 90th release of Gansu province since June 1, 2012) Chapter I General provisions

    First cloud water resource to rational development and utilization of the air, effective defense and mitigation of meteorological disasters, standardizing and strengthening the management of weather, according to the People's Republic of China Meteorological weather modification Act, the regulations and the Gansu Provincial meteorological Ordinance and other relevant laws and regulations, combined with the facts of the province, these measures are formulated.

    Article weather modification and management activities within the administrative area of the province, these measures shall apply.

    Article people's Government above the county level weather career development should be incorporated into the national economic and social development planning, weather requirements included in the budget at the same level.

    The people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen leadership of the weather work within their respective administrative areas, established command and coordination mechanism of perfect weather, and weather agencies or established with relevant personnel, strengthen the construction of artificial weather modification operations and operations infrastructure.

    Fourth meteorological departments above the county level, under the leadership of the people's Governments at the corresponding level, responsible for the administration of weather modification activities in management and organization.

    Development and reform, finance, public security, agriculture, forestry, water conservancy, land and resources, civil affairs, environmental protection, work safety supervision and administration, civil aviation, telecommunications and other relevant departments shall, in accordance with their respective responsibilities, to do the weather-related work. Fifth people's Governments above the county level to encourage science and technology of weather modification research and application of advanced technology.

    Meteorological departments should organize in disaster prevention and mitigation of weather, climate change, ecological environmental protection, protection of agricultural and livestock production security and study on exploitation and utilization of water resources in the cloud.

    Sixth weather people's Governments at or above the county level shall have made remarkable achievements in the work units and individuals, give encouragement and reward.

    Chapter II Organization

    Seventh level meteorological departments above the county level shall, in conjunction with the development and reform, agriculture, forestry, environmental protection and other relevant departments within the administrative area of the development of weather planning and weather modification work plan and implementation reported to people's Governments at the same level for approval.

    Eighth meteorological departments above the county level should be under the people's Governments at the corresponding level, weather modification in conjunction with the relevant departments and units to develop emergency plans.

    Weather work safety accidents, the local people's Governments shall organize a rescue and disposal, and higher people's Governments and the competent meteorological report.

    Nineth weather sites, city (State) Government according to the local climate, geography, transportation, communication, population density, and County (city, district) people's Government, in accordance with the relevant provisions of proposed layout plans, determined by the provincial Meteorological Authority in conjunction with the flight control Department.

    Identified sites are not allowed to change of weather, absolutely necessary to change, it should be determined according to the provisions of the preceding paragraph.

    Weather site at the seat of township (town) people's Government and the village (neighborhood) Committee on artificial weather modification facilities have the responsibility to protect.

    Tenth Article weather modification operations unit and operations personnel qualification and accreditation systems.

    Artificial weather modification unit shall obtain the artificial weather modification unit qualification certificate, the operator shall obtain the artificial weather modification qualification certificate, may engage in weather modification operations.

    11th artificial weather modification units should meet the following conditions:

    (A) having legal personality;

    (B) operating and commanding officer of not less than two, each launching appliance workers no less than three people each anti-craft workers no less than four people;

    (C) anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and artificial precipitation shells, rockets and other infrastructure, and in accordance with the compulsory standards and provisions relating to safety management;

    (D) has the weather modification operation command systems and flight control department communications tool to keep in touch;

    (E) perfect system of Declaration of work-space, safety management systems and equipment maintenance, transportation, storage, storage system.

    12th artificial weather modification unit qualification licence application, the following documents shall be submitted:

    (A) the written application;

    (B) legal code certificate;

    (C) workers ' basic information and certificate;

    (D) operating equipment certification;

    (V) the list of safety management systems.

    13th artificial weather modification unit qualification certificates applied for by the competent authority of the applicant to the local meteorology, meteorological departments shall, from the date of receipt of the application within the 7th review has been completed, to meet the conditions specified in article 11th, provincial Meteorological Authority identified. Applicants can also submit an application directly to the province, meteorological authorities. Provincial meteorological authorities shall, from the date of acceptance of the application completed work to identify in the 20th.

    Eligible, artificial weather modification unit qualification issued to the applicant certificate does not meet the conditions, the reasons to the applicant in writing.

    Article 14th weather modification operations personnel should meet the following conditions:

    (A) over 18 years old and in good health;

    (B) by the provincial meteorological departments training, master of artificial weather modification operations specifications, safety requirements, and operational skills and pass an assessment test.

    Article 15th operator of weather certificates, shall submit the following materials:

    (A) the written application;

    (B) proof of identity;

    (C) training and examination certificates.

    16th weather personnel qualifications applied for by the competent authority of the applicant to the local meteorology, meteorological departments shall, from the date of receipt of the application within the 7th review has been completed, to meet the conditions specified in article 14th, provincial Meteorological Authority identified. Applicants can also submit an application directly to the province, meteorological authorities. Provincial meteorological authorities shall, from the date of acceptance of the application completed work to identify in the 20th.

    Meet the requirements, issuance of weather job qualification certificates; does not meet the conditions, the reasons to the applicant in writing.

    17th artificial weather modification unit qualification certificates and weather personnel certification is valid for three years. Get weather operation unit qualification certificate or certificate of workers units or individuals, shall, before the expiry of 30th, continuing application to provincial meteorological authorities.

    Meteorological departments shall, on application, prior to the expiration, qualified, responsible accident not occurred, making the decision to approve the extension; does not meet the conditions or? from any responsibility for accidents, the decision not to continue, and to state the reason in writing.

    18th anti-aircraft artillery and rocket launchers for weather operations list, the local meteorological authority copy to the local public security organ for the record.

    19th artificial weather modification shall also meet the following requirements, before the implementation work:

    (A) the appropriate weather conditions and job opportunity;

    (B) the approval of the flight control Department;

    (C) the command system is sound and smooth communication system;

    (D) workers in place;

    (E) the operation equipment which comply with mandatory safety technology standard.

    Artificial weather modification should avoid densely populated areas, strict implementation of practices and procedures.

    20th suitable weather conditions for artificial weather modification form, by the people's Governments above the county-level Meteorological Authority decided to implement artificial weather modification as needed.

    Using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, such as artificial weather modification, local meteorological departments to the flight control Department by job applications for airspace and job deadlines using artificial weather modification, by the provincial Meteorological Authority apply to the flight control department operations in space and time.

    Artificial weather modification shall be approved by the flight control Department work space and operations carried out within the time limits, and spatial job record.

    21st jobs local meteorological departments should be according to weather circumstances, notice the place and time of the job ahead.

    22nd artificial weather modification unit when the accident occurred shall immediately report to local government, meteorological departments and production safety supervision and administration departments.

    Local government, weather authorities and workplace safety supervision and management departments shall, in accordance with the relevant regulations starts the appropriate contingency plans.

    Article 23rd agricultural, forestry, water resources, land and resources, civil affairs and other relevant departments should provide timely implementation of weather modification required for hydrological, geological disasters, fire, disaster and other information.

    Chapter III safety management

    24th artificial weather modification of people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen safety management, establish and improve the responsibility system, administrative leader responsibility system.

    Public security, work safety supervision and management departments shall, within their respective areas of responsibility do the weather work safety supervision work.

    25th the competent meteorological and weather modification operations should strengthen standardization construction of artificial weather modification of the infrastructure, in accordance with the relevant standards organization-building cannons, artillery, battery, vehicle-mounted rocket room, operations duty Office is equipped with efficient communications facilities.

    26th weather modification operations should be to implement the personnel for personal accident insurance.

    On artificial weather modification in the process of causing casualties, damage to property or trigger disputes over rights and interests, the people's Governments above the county level shall organize and coordinate the relevant departments and units to investigate and do work at the accident in accordance with the relevant provisions.
27th provincial meteorological departments should be scientific and reasonable arrangement of anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, ground silver iodide generator and other equipment.

    Artificial weather modification using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers, artificial precipitation shells, rockets, and the provincial Meteorological Authority in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State Organization for the harmonization of procurement.

    Any unit and individual is prohibited unauthorized purchase weather equipment. 28th artificial weather modification equipment shall not be used for activities regardless of the weather.

    Ban on artificial weather modification equipment transfer to non-artificial weather modification of units and individuals.

    Transfer between artificial weather modification Office of artificial weather modification equipment should be reported to provincial meteorological departments approved.

    Article 29th artificial weather modification using anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and other special equipment, organized by the provincial meteorological departments security checks; failed to pass the annual examination, should immediately repair and maintenance is still not up to the technical standards and requirements, to be scrapped.

    Validity of the prohibition of the use, and more than artificial weather modification equipment.

    30th weather modification operations unit should be exposed to time, azimuth and height, tool, ammunition type and amount, job approval and implementation of the airspace recorded and archived in a timely manner together with other relevant information.

    31st weather modification in the operating environment within the terms of article, no unit or individual may occupy the site shall not be damaged mobile weather equipment, shall not be carried out may have adverse effects on artificial weather modification activities.

    Article 32nd weather equipment transport, storage, use and maintenance, shall comply with the national provisions on the management of weapons, explosives.

    Artificial weather modification use of artificial precipitation shells, rockets, assisted by local people's armed forces departments stores; when you need to transporting, meteorological departments in accordance with relevant State weapons, explosives management provisions of the relevant procedures.

    Implementation of artificial weather modification field of artificial precipitation shells, rockets by job security management unit responsible for preventing loss, theft.

    The fourth chapter legal liability

    Article 33rd in violation of these regulations has not obtained the qualification certificate, certificate of artificial weather modification, meteorological departments above the county level to below 5,000 yuan and 100,000 yuan fine for individuals between 1000 and 500 Yuan Yuan fine constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    34th article of the following acts in violation of these regulations, the meteorological authorities above the county level shall order rectification, and a fine of 500 Yuan more than 1000 of the following constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated in accordance with law:

    (A) the use of substandard and expired equipment for artificial weather modification;

    (B) seize, damage weather site, equipment, facilities, or artificial weather modification to radio frequency interference;

    (C) interfere with, prevent weather units to carry out normal operations jobs.

    35th in weather abuse their powers, neglect their duties, engage in the work, in accordance with the relevant regulations constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    Article 36th other acts in violation of these measures, laws and regulations have been penalties from its provisions.

    The fifth chapter by-laws 37th article of the rules take effect on June 1, 2012.