Compendium of Important Orders/Circulars/Guidelines of the Government

F. No. 17-35/2004-RT

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CONTENTS

Serial No.

Date

File number of Order/letter OM/circular/ guidelines

Particulars

Page number

Forest Establishment

1

19.2.2001

2-1/97 - FE

ICFRE-Dehradun- Declaration of employees as surplus and their redeployment elsewhere.

1

2

01.1.2001

2-1/97 - FE

ICFRE-Dehradun-Declaration of employees as surplus and their redeployment elsewhere

2

3

15.11.1995

22012/1/94 IFS-I

Transfer policy guidelines for IFS officers of AGMUT cadre.

3-6

Forest Policy

4

02.9.2004

8-10/2004 FP

Constitution of a Consultative Group on forestry matters for international negotiations

7-9

5

7.2.2003

6-6/2002 WL

Notification of Constitution of National Forest Commission

10

Forest Protection

6

11.10.2004

3-9/2002/FPD(Part-I)

Change in the funding pattern under Integrated Forest Protection Scheme from financial year 2004-05 onwards

11

7

23-05-2003

3-24/2002-FPD

Issue of operational Guidelines for Integrated Forest Protection Scheme (IFPS) to the states

12-27

Indian Forest Service

8

21.2.2005

12026/6/2004-IFS.I

Guidelines on procedure for selection and appointment of IFS officers against tenure posts in Autonomous Bodies under the administrative control of the Ministry of Environment & Forests

28-30

9

6.12.2004

13017/16/2003 - AIS (I)

Inter-cadre deputations of All India Service Officers-policy

31-34

10

8.11.2004

13017/16/2003-AIS(I)

Change of cadre of All India Service officers-policy

35-36

11

8.11.2004

13017/16/2003-AIS(I)

Inter-cadre deputations of All India Service officers-policy

37-39

12

3.6.2004

25014/2/2002-AIS(II)

Procedure for payment of pension and other retirement benefits to the AIS Officers retiring from the GOI.

40-41

13

7.5.2004

14018/I/2004-AIS (II)

 

14018/3/80-AIS(II)

dt 26.11.80

55-57-AIS (III) dt 11.11.1957

All India Services (House Building Advance) Rules, 1978 - grant of House Buildings Advance (HBA) to members of AISs on deputation to the Centre.

42-47

14

10.3.2004

  1. 11019/06/2001-AIS – III

(ii) 11019/06/2001-AIS-III

4.8.2003

(iii) 11019/6/2001-AIS-III

7.3.2003

Delegation of powers to the state governments/central ministries in cases of the members of AISs proceeding abroad on deputation or ex-India leave (Excluding study leave)

48-53

15

22.5.2003

11024/I/99 - AIS II

Simplification of procedure for payment of insurance/saving fund to the members of the All India Services on their retirement/death under AISS (Group Insurance) Rules, 1981.

54-56

16

18.11.2002

20019/01/2000-IFS-II

Indian Forest Service - promotion to various grades - revised guidelines.

57-70

17

28.02.2002

26/23/2002-FAS

Cadre clearance for foreign visits of officers –observance of instructions

71-72

18

8.11.2001

22019/01/2001-IFS-I

Writing of ACRs of members of the Indian Forest Service.

73-74

19

19.6.2001

11030/11/2001-AIS (II)

IAS officers serving at the centre on deputation - grant of benefits of the letter No. 11030/7/93-AIS (II) dated 11.04.2001 - issue of orders for the grant of proforma promotion.

75-76

20

7.5.2001

20011/4/92-AIS(II)

Promotion to various grades of All India Services - guidelines.

77-78

21

16.01.2001

12/33/2000-FA (UN)

Consolidated instructions on foreign assignments of Indian Experts-foreign assignment/consultancy assignment acceptance of regarding

79-81

22

14.2. 1995

37/3/95 - EO (F)

Consolidated Instructions regarding cadre clearance for foreign visits of officers - certain revisions

82-83

Project Elephant

23

08.2.2005

7-5/2000 (P.E)

Guidelines for short term measures for tackling problem elephant populations

84-87

24

19.1.2005

6-9/00 (P.E)

Guidelines for Implementation of Works under Centrally Sponsored Scheme – Project Elephant

88-95

25

16.12.2004

8-4/2002 (P.E)

Enumeration of wild elephants in elephant reserves (2005) General guidelines

 

96-102

Project Tiger

26

3.6.2004

5-12/2004-PT

Guidelines for the management of buffer zone/multiple use areas of tiger reserves

103

27

12.11.2003

PS- DIR(PT)/2003-MISCE

Guidelines for the management of buffer zone/multiple use areas of tiger reserves.

104-119

28

29.5.2003

PS- DIR(PT)/2003-MISCE

Habitat occupancy map of tigers.

120-122

29

9.4.2003

PS- DIR(PT)2003

Regulation of tourist visitation in tiger reserves

123-126

30

21.6.2002

1-16/2002 - PT

‘Monitoring and Evaluation of Project Tiger areas – submission of periodic reports

127

31

18.6.2002

1-18/2002 - PT

Protection initiatives in tiger reserves/national parks/sanctuaries

128-130

32

27.11.2001

7-1/96 - PT

All India estimation of tiger/leopard/wild animals

131-135

33

11.9.2001

1-6/2001-PT

Mortality survey

136

34

11.9.2001

1-6/2001-PT

Patrolling strategy and anti-poaching initiatives.

137-138

35

11.9.2001

1-6/2001-PT

Disease surveillance and livestock immunization

139

36

11.9.2001

1-6/2001-PT

Physical assault on staff

140

37

10.9.2001

1-6/2001-PT

Monthly report on mortality of tigers, co-predators and wild animals

141

38

10.9.2001

1-6/2001-PT

Monitoring and evaluation of project tiger initiatives in tiger reserves

142

Research & Training

39

31.03.2005

2-7/2004/RT

Guidelines for selection of faculty in the forestry training institutions.

143-145

40

1.12.2004

17-20/2003-RT

Organizing short-term refresher courses for the frontline staff of the state forest departments – procedure for release of funds

146

41

1.11.2004

3-15/91/RT (Vol. II)

Constitution of sub-groups for reviewing the course contents/syllabus for IFS probationers at IGNFA

147-150

42

20.9.2004

17-20/2003-RT

Organizing short-term refresher courses for the frontline staff of the state forest department in the state training institutes

151-152

43

22.7.2004

3-17/99 – RT (II)

Entrance and Training Rules (Revised), 2004 for induction training of SFS officers

153

44

22.7.2004

3-17/99 – RT (II)

Entrance and Training Rules (Revised), 2004 for induction training of Forest Range officers

154

45

19.7.2004

3-15/91-RT (Vol.II)

Revision of the course contents/syllabus Dehradun for the induction training of the probationers of the Indian Forest Service at IGNFA.

155-156

46

9.3.2004

17-20/2003-RT

Organising of refresher training courses for the Deputy Rangers/Foresters and Forest Guards by the Directorate of Forest Education, Dehradun – reimbursement of travelling expenses-letters to states

157-158

47

8.3.2004

2-8/2003-RT

Guidelines for participation in the ‘Advanced Forest Management’ courses conducted for the IFS Officers at the IGNFA, Dehradun - letters to states.

159-161

48

20.1.2004

15-10/2003-RT/T

Guidelines issued to the institutes for organizing compulsory refresher courses for the IFS Officers being sponsored by the ministry.

162-163

49

20.1.2004

15-10/2003-RT/T

Guidelines for nominations of the IFS Officers for one week compulsory training courses being sponsored by the ministry.

164

50

20.10.2003

17-20/2003-RT

Conducting of two-weeks refresher training courses for the Deputy Rangers/ Foresters and Forest Guards by the Directorate of Forest Education, Dehradun in the training colleges under the directorate

165-167

51

9.12.2002

14-8/2002-RT (T)

Constitution of a Steering Committee in the Ministry of Environment & Forests to facilitate a co-ordinated and integrated action to deal with the prospective flowering of bamboos in Mizoram & other States in the North-Eastern Region.

168-169

52

13.6.2002

8-13/99-RT/T

Constitution of the Steering Committee of the project on "Monitoring and Review of training Effectiveness in IGNFA"

170

53

21.04.1998

4697/1-9/98-DUC

Treating AIGNFA Diploma equivalent to M.Sc. (Forestry) by the FRI Deemed University

171

54

06.12.1991

9-25/89-03

Declaring FRI, Dehradun as Deemed University by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, GOI

172-173

55

25.5.1987

1-6/87-RT

Setting up of a National Forest Academy at Dehradun.

174-177

56

9.4.1987

1-1/87-RT

Setting up of Forest Research Institutes of ICFRE.

178-180

57

31.12.1986

15-48/86-RT

Re-organization of Forestry Research, Education and Training

 

181-187

Survey & Utilization

58

23-2-2004

IA 923 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others

188

59

29-10-2002

IA 566 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others

(Creation of Compensatory Afforestation Fund)

189-191

60

23-11-2001

IA 502 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others

192-193

61

12-5-2001

IA 295 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding felling of trees in accordance with working plans)

194-195

62

22-9-2000

IA 424 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding felling and regeneration, regularization of encroachments and authority competent to write CR of Forest Department Officers)

196-198

63

14-2-2000

IA Nos.421, 477 & 480 in IA No. 424 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding removal of dead, diseased and wind-fallen trees from NPs & WLSs)

199

64

13-1-2000

IA Nos. 477 & 480 in IA No. 424 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding disposal of detained timber )

200-201

65

15-1-1998

WP (C) NOT.171 of 1996 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding disposal of timber and notifying industrial estates)

202

66

04-3-1997

WP (C) NOT.171 of 1996 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding constitution of High Power Committee)

203-204

67

12-12-1996

WP (C) NOT.171 of 1996 in WP (C) No. 202 of 1995

T N Godavarman Thirumuilpad Vs Union of India & Others (Regarding meaning of word "Forest", complete ban on felling in Arunachal Pradesh & and ban on movement of cut-trees and timber from NE States)

205-206

Wildlife

68

09.8.2004

4-11/2004-WL-I(Pt.)

Constitution of Consultative Group on Wildlife Matters for International Negotiations

207-209

69

4.11.2003

6-1/2003 WL-I

Constitution of a Standing Committee of the National Board for Wildlife.

210-213

70

22.9.2003

1-1/2003 WL-I

Constitution of National Board for Wildlife

214-216

71

22.9.2003

1-1/2003 WL-I

Notification of National Board for Wildlife Rules, 2003.

217-220

72

22.9.2003

1-1/2003 WL-I

Coming into force of Wildlife (Protection) Amendment Act, 2002 (16 of 2003)

221

73

18.4.2003

1-1/2003 WL-I

Declaration of Wildlife Stock Rules, 2003

222-225

74

18.4.2003

1-1/2003 WL-I

Empowering forest officers to exercise powers in terms of Section 54 of the Act.

226

75

18.4.2003

1-1/2003 WL-I

Authorizing all officers not below the rank of DIG Police to exercise powers under Section 58 (E) of the Act

227

76

30.9.2002

1-2/83 WL-I

Notification of the Wildlife (Protection) Amendment Act, 1972 amendments to schedule I & Part II of Schedule II

228-229

77

5.12.2001

1-4/95/WL – I

Amendments to schedule I & schedule IV of the Wildlife (Protection) Act

230-231

78

11.7.2001

1-4/95/WL-I

Amendments to schedule I schedule III of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 (53 of 1972).

232-234

79

28.5.2001

1-2/2001 WL-I

Notification of the addition to schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Amendment Act, 1972

235

80

23.1.2001

2-16/91 WL-I

Authorisation to officers of the Delhi Special Police Establishment, not below the rank of sub-inspector of Police to exercise powers under section 50 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act

236

81

7.4.2000

2-16/91 WL-I

Authorisation to officers of the Delhi Special Police Establishment, not below the rank of Deputy Superintendent of Police to file complaints with regard to offences punishable under the Wildlife (Protection) Act

237

Miscellaneous

82

13.1.2005

(i) No.24011/46/2004-GC

 

(ii) D.O.No. 1/34/3/2004 – Cab

dated 9.12.2004

(iii)D.O.No. 1/34/3/2004 - Cab dated 16.11.2004

Secretaries to brief personally the cabinet in connection with the meeting and its cabinet and its committees.

238-241

83

8.10. 2004

(i) D.O. No.1/31/1/2004-Cab.

 

(ii) 105/3/2/77-CF

dt. 5 December, 1977

(iii) 105/1/1/75-CF

dt. November 20, 1975

Prior approval of the Prime Minister before any high level commissions or committees are set up or composition is altered

242-248

84

27.9. 2004

(ii)D.O. No.1/13/4/2004-Cab

 

 

1) Procedural requirements for preparation of notes for Cabinet and Cabinet Committees. Important aspects

249-251

85

8 .10. 2004

20011 / 3/ 2002 – GC

Review of the progress in observance of good practices in environmental regulation.

252-254

86

27.7.2004

D.O. No. 1/13/4/2004-Cab

Detailed instructions regarding use of acronyms, units for various quantitative measures, etc. for preparation and submission of the notes for Council of Ministers/Cabinet Committees/GOMs/PM

255

87

21.7. 2004

1/10/2001-FA (UN)

Consultancy /short term assignments by government servants -Consolidated Instructions on foreign assignment of Indian experts clarification

256-257

88

14.7. 2004

(i) D.O.No.9/10/2004-CS (A)

 

(ii) Nil, of December 14, 2002,

(iii) D.O.No. 28(16) EO/02(ACC) dt. 11 Dec. 2002

Timely submission of proposals requiring the approval of the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.

 

 

258-263

89

July 09, 2004

No. 8542/FS/2004

Instructions for proposals seeking approval of the Prime Minister

264-265

90

24.6. 2004

D.O. No1/13/4/2004-Cab.

Adherence to procedural requirements while preparing and submitting notes/papers for consideration by the Cabinet/Cabinet Committees etc.

266-267

91

7.6. 2004

No.20011/3/2002-GC

No. Nil 12 May 2004

Good Practices in Environmental Regulation

268-271

92

12.5.2004

 

 

(i) 20011/3/2003-GC

 

(ii) 20011/3/2003-GC

1.4.2004

Guidelines for selection of non-officials/experts/professionals, to various statutory, judicial, and other committees and other bodies in MOEF, and other related parameters.

272-277

93

1.10.2003

J-22018/46/2003-CSC(BC)

Establishment of National Biodiversity Authority.

278-279

94

21.7. 2003

(i) No. 2(4)/23/2003IC & SD-II

(ii)AA/122/43/2003 dt. 02, July, 2003

Instructions/guidelines regarding foreign travel.

280-282

95

20.6. 2003

D.O. No. O-14015/7/2003-PAMD

Guidelines for formulation, appraisal and ‘in-principle’ approval of government funded plans schemes/projects covering all sectors and department

283

96

7.5.2003

1 (2)-PF.1I/03

Guidelines for formulation, appraisal and approval of government funded plan schemes/projects.

284-291

97

13.05.2002

(i) 1(3) PF.II/2001

 1(3) PF.II/2001 dt. 18th February, 2002.

D.O. No. O-14015/2/98-PAMD dt. August 19,1998

Public investment/expenditure-guidelines for appraisal and approval

 

 

Approval to revised cost estimates

292-299

98

10.7. 2002

1 (3 )/PF .ll/2001

1(3)/PF-(II)/2001 dt. l0th May, 2002

Expenditure Finance Committee -fresh appraisal by SFC/EFC for continuation of on-going schemes from 9th Plan to l0th Plan.

300-303