Liaoning Province Water Management Approach

Original Language Title: 辽宁省用水计量管理办法

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Liaoning province water management approach

    (Standing Committee of the Liaoning Provincial people's Government on March 2, 2009 the 8th review by Liaoning Provincial people's Government on March 18, 2009 announced as of May 1, 2009, order No. 227) first to strengthen water-metrological supervision management, rational use of water resources, promoting the social energy conservation, in accordance with the People's Republic of China metrology and the People's Republic of China provisions of the Water Act and other laws and regulations, combined with the province, these measures are formulated.

    Article in the province within the administrative area of water, water supply and drainage measures (hereinafter referred to as water metering) the units and individuals shall comply with these measures.

    Third of provinces, cities and counties (including County-level cities and districts, the same below) the metrological Administrative Department to supervise water metering activities within their respective administrative areas.

    Comprehensive management of water resources, construction, economy, environmental protection, land and resources, industrial and commercial departments to perform their duties in the good management of water.

    Fourth, support units or individuals shall be encouraged to monitor the water activities.

    Fifth water metering activities shall be equipped with and use of measuring instruments.

    Water units or individual using water works or facilities that take water directly from rivers, lakes or underground resources, should be installed at the intake measurement equipment.

    Water management of water shall be installed at the water intake of water measurement devices.

    Water drainage units and ancillary facilities to the urban drainage pipe network or directly to the water drainage, should be installed at the outlet of measuring instruments.

    Sixth section is equipped with measuring instruments shall meet the relevant provisions of the State.

    The selection of measuring instruments should be based on the use of the object to be measured, fluid properties, instrument performance, installation requirements and so on.

    Of measuring instruments for measuring performance should be consistent with the use of environmental conditions and meet the rate of change of temperature, temperature, humidity, vibration, dust, noise, electromagnetic interference, corrosion and scaling requirements.

    Water meter installed in the seventh unit in the new housing, it shall be assigned to the administrative departments for measurement of the metrological verification institution for compulsory certification for the first time. Article eighth install measuring instruments for measuring instruments shall comply with the installation specifications.

    New installation of the measuring instrument and is hard to remove, should be provided to meet the verification or calibration conditions.

    The Nineth units or individuals equipped with measuring instruments, it shall apply to the designated by the administrative departments for measurement verification verification.

    Metric calibration organizations shall, in accordance with the relevant provisions, establish Gage verification file, and regularly report to the local administrative authorities.

    Verification of measuring instruments cannot be implemented, equipped with measuring instruments units or individuals shall be eligible for Community technical body for metrology and calibration of measurement and calibration services. Article is responsible for domestic water consumption of water table due to free rotation.

    Meter rotational life cycle in accordance with the national requirements implementing.

    Inhabitants of water meter in the rotation period of the measure object requires the testing of water meters, water supply units shall promptly receive and informed within 7 working days from the date of acceptance of test results.

    11th to engage in water activities, shall meet the following requirements:

    (A) settle value should be commensurate with the actual measurement value;

    (B) estimation of measurement shall not be;

    (C) loss or any other loss caused to the facilities of the pipeline must not be passed on to the user;

    (D) shortage of water, shall make up the deficiency or compensate for the losses in a timely manner;

    (E) due to environmental conditions, measuring instruments manufacturing level of restrictions for special reasons, were not equipped with measuring instruments, cannot be measured, the corresponding flow assessment methods should be developed, statistical accounting.

    12th use a measuring instrument shall not be any of the following acts:

    (A) or move or remove the measuring instruments;

    (B) without the test, more than test cycle, failed to pass the certified measurement instruments;

    (C) the destruction of the accuracy of measuring instruments;

    (D) fraud, falsification of data;

    (E) changing the structure and performance of measuring instruments;

    (Vi) damage verification lead (signed);

    (G) the use of the measuring instrument does not conform to national or State has been officially eliminated;

    (VIII) enables storage of measuring instruments in accordance with law without authorization.

    13th article violates article tenth of these measures, in accordance with the following provisions:

    (A) in accordance with stipulations of water due the rotation meter, by the administrative departments for measurement a rectification; fails, fines of between 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan;

    (B) failing to entertain residents of water value for water challenged or does not inform water meter test results within the stipulated period, ordered by the administrative authority to correct; it fails, fined a maximum of 5000 Yuan and 10,000 yuan.

    14th article violation this approach 11th article provides, will pipeline loss or other facilities caused of loss passed on to user of, should law bear compensation responsibility; has illegal proceeds of, by measurement administrative competent sector confiscated illegal proceeds, and at 10,000 yuan above 30,000 yuan following fine; on about head and directly responsibility who by its competent sector in accordance with about provides give disposition; suspected constitute crime of, transferred judicial organ held criminal.

    15th metrological verification institution and its staff of any of the following acts, issue a calibration certificate is invalid, has illegally obtained, confiscation of illegal gains, officials directly responsible and disciplined by the competent authorities in accordance with the relevant provisions of; suspected of constituting a crime, transferred to judicial organs for criminal responsibility:

    (A) falsification of data;

    (B) issued the wrong data, and caused some damage;

    (C) beyond measure for verification of the scope of authority.

    16th metrological Administrative Department and staff of any of the following acts of the authorities, by their work units or by the competent authorities shall be given administrative sanctions constitute a crime, he transferred to judicial organs for criminal responsibility:

    (A) is not required to perform his duties;

    (B) used his position for personal gain;

    (C) other acts of dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism.

    17th for acts in violation of these rules, laws, rules and regulations provides for administrative penalties, from its provisions. 18th these measures shall come into force on May 1, 2009.