Weather in Hebei province regulations
(December 14, 2010 Executive meeting of the Hebei provincial people's Government, the 76th considered by people's Government of Hebei province, December 25, 2010  released 15th come into force February 1, 2011) Chapter I General provisions
First in order to strengthen the management of weather, preparedness for and mitigation of meteorological disasters, protect people's lives and property safety, according to the State Council regulations on the management of weather, combined with the facts of the province, these provisions are formulated.
Article weather modification in these rules refers to avoid or alleviate meteorological disasters, and reasonable exploitation of climatic resources under appropriate conditions by means of science and technology of the local atmosphere of the physical and chemical processes for artificial effects, achieving increased rain and snow, hail, rain, fog, Frost-proof and other activities.
Article working in the administrative region of this province and management of weather modification activities should abide by these provisions.
Article fourth counties (cities, districts) above meteorological departments under the people's Governments at the same level, under the leadership of organizations responsible for weather modification work implementation and management.
Development and reform, finance, public security, traffic, flight controls, telecommunications and other sectors and relevant military organs shall in accordance with their respective responsibilities, doing weather-related work.
Fifth people's Governments above the county level shall strengthen leadership of the weather modification work, establish and perfect the command coordination, joint operation mechanism, organized and planned weather modification work, enhance the efficiency of artificial weather modification.
Sixth meteorological departments at various levels shall strengthen the science and technology of weather research and development and application of new technologies, improving the level of science and technology of weather, expand the applications of weather.
Article seventh weather work approved by the relevant people's Government planned weather modification work belonging to an undertaking, the requirements for inclusion in the budget of the people's Governments at the corresponding level.
Other weather activities, the cost borne by the user.
Article eighth in weather have made outstanding contributions to the work units and individuals, the people's Governments above the county level shall give commendations and rewards.
Chapter II Organization
Nineth provincial meteorological departments according to the province's disaster prevention and mitigation and ecological environment construction, development and utilization of climate resources needed, relevant departments at the same level of weather in the province work planning and plan, submitted to the provincial people's Government for approval.
City divided into districts, counties (cities and districts) meteorological departments according to superior weather planning and planning, local reality, the departments concerned at the weather modification program and plan their respective administrative regions, the people's Governments at the corresponding level for approval.
Tenth meteorological departments at various levels should set up artificial influence on weather command system, communications systems, and weather monitoring and warning system.
11th weather operations units should meet the following requirements, and apply to the provincial meteorological departments:
(A) having legal personality;
(B) artificial weather modification required to comply with the relevant safety requirements for infrastructure and equipment;
(C) up to the required size and made artificial weather modification qualification of personnel;
(D) have a sound safety management and equipment maintenance, transportation, storage, storage system;
(E) with weather modification operation command center and flight control department communications tool to keep in touch. Meteorological departments shall, within 15 working days from the day of acceptance of the application for review, eligible, artificial weather modification issued qualification certificates.
Do not meet the conditions, grounds of refusal in writing.
12th weather operations personnel, subject to the following conditions and apply to the provincial meteorological departments, training after passing the examination, weather personnel issued certificate:
(A) 18 years old and above, 60 years of age, with full civil capacity;
(C) junior secondary or higher education;
(D) not subjected to criminal punishment.
Use of anti-aircraft artillery and rocket launchers for artificial weather modification list copied to the local public security organ for the record by local meteorological departments. 13th artificial weather modification unit certification is valid for 3 years.
After expiry, needs to continue to units engaged in weather modification, shall, on the expiry of 30th and continuing application to provincial meteorological authorities.
Article 14th units and personnel of the eligibility criteria for artificial weather modification, you can also submit an application to the local weather authorities, local meteorological departments to send application materials provincial meteorological authorities.
15th district of city, County (city, district) meteorological departments shall, in accordance with local characteristics, geographical and climatic conditions, advance to set up anti-aircraft guns, rockets, ground weather station (point), the provincial Meteorological Authority in conjunction with the flight control Department audits to determine. The established station (dot) should not be changed.
Absolutely necessary to change, it should be determined according to the provisions of the preceding paragraph.
16th artificial weather modification, subject to the following conditions:
(A) have suitable weather conditions for the job;
(B) approved by the flight control Department of work-space and operating time limit;
(C) operating equipment well, meet the application requirements;
(Iv) operation is going all in place;
(E) communication with the command center and flight control sector. Article 17th weather modification operations must be approved in the airspace and the job within the time limit.
When you receive a stop job instructions in the process, must immediately cease operations.
Article 18th after the end of the job, artificial weather modification operations shall, according to prescribed time frames be reported to the local weather authorities, meteorological departments from meteorological departments reported that the people's Governments at the corresponding level and higher.
19th artificial weather modification unit should be established according to the relevant regulations of the State job Archive record of job, location, height, tool, ammunition type and amount, job approval and effect of the airspace.
Article 20th joint TRANS-artificial weather modification, carried out by the competent meteorological organizations at a higher level.
21st operations shall promptly provide the free weather station with weather modification required for meteorological information, intelligence, and prediction, weather modification operations meteorological support work required.
Agriculture, water, forestry, civil affairs, statistics, the Department shall promptly provide the free weather required for disaster, water, fire and so on.
Chapter III safety management
22nd artificial weather modification of people's Governments at various levels should protect the environment and facilities.
Public security and work safety supervision and management departments at all levels shall, within their respective mandates, good weather work safety supervision work.
23rd meteorological departments at various levels shall strengthen the artificial weather modification operation safety management, establish a safety responsibility system, developing emergency plans.
24th article weather modification operations must work norms and procedures in the operations, to guarantee safe operation, and handle personal accident insurance for workers.
Use of anti-aircraft artillery and rocket operations, should avoid densely populated areas and vital installations.
25th article weather modification operations must be scrapped anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and other equipment and expired register of artillery shells, rocket, destroyed in accordance with the relevant provisions.
26th on artificial weather modification occurred during the casualties, property damage and other accidents, local meteorological departments should be disposed of in a timely manner, meteorological departments and reported to the local people's Governments and their superiors, the accident occurred to the people's Governments above the county level shall, in accordance with national and provincial organizations deal with the relevant provisions.
27th no unit or individual shall implement the following acts:
(A) occupation of weather site;
(B) appropriate or artificial weather modification to radio frequency interference;
(C) damage, or move the weather facilities and equipment;
(Iv) disrupt the artificial weather modification order.
The fourth chapter legal liability
28th meteorological departments at various levels and their staff of any of the following acts, the organization or the competent authority shall order rectification; the circumstances are serious, shall be subject to punishment constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated in accordance with law:
(A) not at the specified time and weather modification programs approved by operations and qualifications of personnel;
(B) does not apply for direct implementation of the airspace operations;
(C) the reporting job not according to stipulations;
(D) other acts of dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism.
29th artificial weather modification units or personnel in violation of the provisions of, any of the following acts, by the County (city, district) or more meteorological departments shall be ordered to correct:
(A) the unauthorized station (dot) implementation of artificial weather modification;
(B) no report job is in accordance with the regulations;
(C) does not provide for the establishment of job files;
(Iv) in violation of the provisions organizing the implementation work, causing accidents.
30th article violates article 27th, by County (city, district) or more meteorological departments shall be ordered to correct; losses, legally undertake the compensation responsibility of breach of the People's Republic of China Law on administrative penalties for public security, the public security organs shall be subject to administrative penalties for public security constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.
The fifth chapter by-laws 31st these provisions come into force on February 1, 2011.