Administrative Measures On Water Conservation, Fujian Province

Original Language Title: 福建省节约用水管理办法

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  Chapter I General provisions article in order to strengthen the management of total water use, improving water use efficiency and effectiveness, and building water-saving society, promote ecological civilization construction, guarantees for national economic and social development, in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations, combined with the facts of the province, these measures are formulated.

Article within the administrative area of the province's water conservation, supervision and management of activities, these measures shall apply.

Saving water in these measures refers to using advanced technology of water, reduce water consumption, water reuse, water ways to achieve rational and scientific.

Article water conservation work should follow the overall planning, rational distribution and efficient use of, the principles of integrated management.

Built government departments together, guided by the market mechanism, public participation in water conservation, building water-saving society.

Fourth article County above Government should strengthening on save water work of led, will save water work into economy and social development planning and annual plans; established save water coordination mechanism, solution save water work in the of major problem; established million Yuan domestic production total water consumption index, water efficiency assessment system, will save water target task completed situation into local government achievement assessment; guarantees water resources save, and protection and management work funding. Fifth provincial water conservancy administrative departments are responsible for the province's water conservation work. Provincial economic and information technology, housing and urban-rural development department is responsible for the province's industrial water saving, water conservation guide promotion work.

Other relevant departments of the provincial people's Government, in accordance with the Division of responsibilities, and related work of saving water.

Districts and cities and counties (cities, districts) shall identify water conservation authority (hereinafter referred to as water conservation departments) are responsible for water conservation work within their respective administrative areas.

The township (town) people's Government, the streets, the village (neighborhood) Committee should cooperate to save water.

Sixth people's Governments above the county level departments should strengthen water conservation awareness of water conservation education, popularize the knowledge of water conservation to enhance public awareness of water conservation.

Education authorities above the county level people's Government water conservation knowledge should be incorporated into the national education system.

Newspapers, radio, television and other news media and Government websites should strengthen water conservation public service awareness and waste water of supervision by public opinion and create a good atmosphere in society to save water.

The seventh article of any units and individuals have the obligation to save water, right to the waste of water resources monitoring and reporting.

Encourage and support social forces to participate in water conservation work encourages and supports scientific research institutes, colleges and universities to carry out study on application of water saving technology, promote water conservation science and technology achievements transformation.

In water conservation work units and individuals who made outstanding contributions, relevant departments of the people's Government at or above the county level shall give awards to reward.

Eighth chapter save water management water conservation departments above the county level people's Government shall, jointly with relevant departments, according to the Administration's economic and social development planning, integrated water resources planning, preparation of the administrative area of water conservation planning, and reported to the people's Governments at the corresponding level for approval promulgation and implementation.

Nineth people's Governments above the county level should establish index system for total amount control of water within their respective administrative areas, according to the index of total quantity control of water and water conservation planning, combined with the annual water allocation management requirements, development of annual water use plan, the annual total amount of water management within their respective administrative areas.

Boundaries for the annual approval of the plan shall not exceed the total volume of water of water control.

Tenth people's Governments above the county level to save water authorities into the water licensing management units and water users (hereinafter referred to as water unit), the implementation of water management plans.

Include water management units of water, shall, in accordance with the technical standards and procedures, regularly organize water balance test, test results submitted to the competent departments of the people's Governments above the county level to conserve water, as a basis for approved water plan; been tested and found to be in conformity with national technical standards, water units should be timely rectification.

Specific approaches to water management by the provincial Department of water administration in conjunction with the departments concerned.

11th people's Governments above the county level to save water authorities should establish water consumption measurement, statistics and reporting systems.

Water unit should be installed and used according to law of measuring instruments and regular inspection and maintenance to ensure accurate measurement.

Water unit has two or more different sources or two types of water for different uses, should install water measurement devices, respectively.

12th people's Governments above the county level to save water authorities should build water units monitored directories monitored water unit should be installed automatic monitoring equipment of water metering, save the original monitoring and recording and monitoring equipment to ensure the normal operation, and with the water departments of people's Governments above the county level economize water resources integrated management systems.

13th provincial government procurement supervision and Management Department, in conjunction with the departments concerned to develop water conservation products and equipment government procurement directories; made water saving product certification logo products, equipment should be given priority in government procurement catalog.

14th producers, sellers or users of production and management shall, within the prescribed period of time to stop production, sale or use is explicitly prohibited by the State out of poor, high water consumption of processes, equipment and products.

15th water conservation departments shall organize the people's Governments above the county level shall promote the use of water conservation technologies, promoting the establishment of water conservation equipment, development of production and marketing system.

-Encourage units and individuals to develop water saving appliances and water saving technologies, processes, equipment and products.

Chapter III measures to save water 16th industrial enterprises should strengthen internal management, establish a water management system, using advanced technology, processes and equipment, strengthening the industrial water recycling, construction enterprises of water conservation.

Encouraging steel, textile printing and dyeing, paper, petroleum, petrochemical, chemical, leather and other high water consumption enterprises to wastewater treatment and reuse, improving utilization of water, reduce water consumption.

17th people's Government above the county level and their departments, Township (town) people's Government shall, in accordance with local water resources, optimize the structure of agricultural production, promotion of Canal seepage control, pipe water conveyance irrigation, sprinkler irrigation, micro-irrigation water saving irrigation technology, improve the utilization rate of irrigation water and developing water saving and high efficient modern agriculture and construction of water saving agriculture.

Aquaculture intensification of water-saving farming techniques should be developed to promote aquaculture waste-water treatment and reuse technologies.

18th water supply enterprises and constructing water supply units should strengthen the maintenance and management of water facilities, reduce the loss of water; use for more than 50 years and material behind the renovation of water supply networks, reduce the leakage rate of pipe network, meet the State standards.

19th bathing, washing, swimming pool, water for golf courses and other special industries shall adopt the low consumption of water or recycled water saving technologies, equipment or facilities.

Restaurants, entertainment, hotels and other service companies should give priority to water saving appliances, deadline out water high water equipment.

The 20th State organs, institutions and organizations shall, in accordance with system, strict management, facilities, specifications, promotional requirements in place, water saving apparatus to be used, access to public buildings air conditioning circulation cooling technology, building a water saving-oriented units. 21st article encourages residents to save water, use water efficiently.

Subdistrict offices, communities should be strengthened on the area of property management companies and residential water conservation Guide, building a water saving-oriented residents (small).

22nd urban landscape irrigation, micro-irrigation and other means should be used, the implementation of water conservation.

Urban greening and ecological landscape of road sweeping and water, should give priority to the use of reclaimed water.

Property in the municipal facilities such as fire safety, sanitation or administrator shall strengthen the management of water facilities to prevent the leakage, loss or diversion of water.

23rd in the water shortage city and County (city, district), local governments and related departments should be encouraged and supported to brackish water, rainwater, recycled water, mine water collection, development, utilization and the use of water, desalination, and incorporated in the uniform distribution of water resources.

Urban district, old city reconstruction and municipal infrastructure construction should be introduced for rainwater and sewage shunting, supporting the construction of rainwater catchment, water and reclaimed water facilities has been built in urban areas or infrastructure, should gradually support rainwater catchment, water and reclaimed water facilities.

Use recycled water but did not take full advantage of iron and steel, coal, chemical, pulp and paper, printing and dyeing projects, may not approve of their new water licensing.

In the coastal areas of electric power, chemical, petrochemical and other industries, direct use of sea water as circulating cooling water. Fourth chapter safeguards the 24th people's Governments at various levels shall strengthen the supervision and management of water conservation, establish and perfect the mechanism of supervision and inspection of water conservation.

Water conservation departments above the county level people's Governments shall, jointly with relevant departments, in accordance with the Division of responsibilities, to check the water's water conservation situation supervision.

25th people's Governments above the county level of quality and technical supervision, water authorities established joint supervision mechanism of saving water products, joint water conservation product manufacturing, construction, the use of the quality supervision and inspection, and water conservation product certification bodies and certified results of supervision and inspection. 26th people's Governments above the county level shall establish and improve water conservation mechanism.

Perfect Government, and enterprise, and social diversified voted financing channel, guide encourages social funds, and civil capital input save water industry; on save water transformation project, and water tube network update transformation project, and save water model project and non-General water utilization project, should according to situation give policy and funds support; on Enterprise construction of save water project according to national and this province about provides developed corresponding of offers policy.

The people's Governments above the county level shall guide financial institutions to increase credit support for water conservation projects.

27th the people's Governments above the county level shall implement water pricing policies to promote water conservation, build reflects the scarcity of water resources and water supply cost of water price mechanism.

Industrial and service industry, to introduce ultra, ultra-fixed progressive fare system; water price of urban domestic water consumption in step.

Reclaimed water production preferential prices, are exempt from city public utility fee.

Recycled water prices should be based on the principle of guaranteed profit, combined with the water quality and uses identified.

28th people's Government above the county level and their departments should promote the contract management model of water conservation, encourage water saving water services and units or individuals signed management contracts to save water, provide services such as diagnosis of water conservation, finance, adaptation, and benefit-sharing investment recovery to save water and to earn a reasonable profit.

The fifth 29th chapter legal liability for breach of the tenth paragraph these measures, included water management units with water is not carried out in accordance with the provisions of water balance test or tests failed, no corrective action in a timely manner, by the competent departments of the people's Governments above the county level to save water rectification; fails to mend, fined a maximum of 3000 Yuan and 30,000 yuan.

30th article violates this article 11th paragraph, failing to install water measurement instruments or the use of substandard water or were not regular inspection and maintenance of measuring instruments, resulting in water measuring instruments are not accurate, relevant departments of the people's Governments above the county level rectification; fails to mend, fined a maximum of 1000 Yuan and 10,000 yuan.

31st disobey the 12th article, automatic monitoring equipment of water metering is not installed or was not saved to the original monitor recording or not and integrated water resources management system, by the Department of people's Governments above the county level to save water rectification; fails to mend, fined a maximum of 2000 Yuan and 20,000 yuan.

Article 32nd disobey article 18th, leakage rate of pipe network are not up to national standards, by the competent departments of the people's Governments above the county level to save water rectification; fails to mend, fined a maximum of 1000 Yuan and 10,000 yuan in serious cases, fined a maximum of between 100,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan.

33rd people's Governments above the county level the relevant administrative authorities and national staff in the management of water conservation, dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism, and by relevant authorities directly responsible for the charge and other direct liable persons shall be given disciplinary actions constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law. The sixth chapter supplementary articles article 34th these measures shall take effect on November 1, 2015.