Section 51 in The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India Act, 2008

Title: Power to make rules

Description: (1) The Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules for carrying out the provisions of this Act. (2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-- (a) the salary and allowances payable to, and the other conditions of service of, the Chairperson and other Members under sub-section (2) of section 6; (b) the form and manner in which and the Authority before whom the oath of office and secrecy shall be made and subscribed under sub-section (4) of section 6; (c) the powers and functions to be exercised or discharged by the Chairperson under section 7; (d) the procedure for conducting any inquiry made under sub-section (2) of section 8; (e) the salaries and allowances payable to, and the other terms and conditions of service of the Secretary, officers and other employees of the Authority under sub-section (3) of section 9; (f) the performance standards relating to the quality, continuity and reliability of service to be monitored under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of section 13; (g) the books of account or other documents which are required to be maintained by the service provider under sub-section (3) of section 14; (h) the form and manner in which the form shall be verified and fee to be accompanied by the form under sub-section (3) of section 18; 1* * * * * (l) the form in which the Authority shall prepare, and at such time in each financial year, its budget and the time at which such budget shall be prepared under section 33; (m) the form in which proper accounts and other relevant records shall be maintained and the annual statement of accounts shall be prepared by the Authority under sub-section (1) of section 35; (n) the form, manner and the time in which the returns and statements shall be furnished by the Authority under sub-section (1) of section 36; (o) the form and time at which the annual report shall be prepared by the Authority under sub-section (2) of section 36; (p) any other matter which is to be, or may be, prescribed, or in respect of which provision is to be made by rules. 1. Clauses (i), (j) and (k) omitted by Act 7 of 2017, s. 170 (w.e.f. 26-5-2017).

Title: Power to make regulations

Description: (1) The Authority may, by notification in the Official Gazette, and with the previous approval of the Central Government, make regulations, not inconsistent with this Act, and the rules made thereunder, to carry out the purposes of this Act. (2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such regulations may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-- (a) the procedure in accordance with which the experts and professionals may be engaged under sub-section (4) of section 9; (b) the places and time of meetings of the Authority and the procedure to be followed at such meetings, (including the quorum at its meetings) under sub-section (1) of section 10; (c) any other matter which is required to be, or may be, specified by regulations.

Title: Rules and regulations to be laid before Parliament

Description: Every rule made by the Central Government, and every regulation made by the Authority, under this Act shall be laid, as soon as may be after it is made, before each House of Parliament, while it is in session, for a total period of thirty days, which may be comprised in one session or in two or more successive sessions, and if, before the expiry of the session immediately following the session or the successive sessions aforesaid, both Houses agree in making any modification in the rule or regulation or both Houses agree that the rule or regulation should not be made, the rule or regulation shall thereafter have effect only in such modified form or be of no effect, as the case may be; so, however, that any such modification or annulment shall be without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done under that rule or regulation.

Title: Amendment of certain enactments

Description: The enactments specified in the Schedule to this Act shall be amended in the manner specified therein and such amendments shall take effect on the date of establishment of the Authority.

Title: Power to remove difficulties

Description: (1) If any difficulty arises in giving effect to the provisions of this Act, the Central Government may, by order published in the Official Gazette, make such provisions, not inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, as may appear to it to be necessary for removing the difficulty: Provided that no order shall be made under this section after the expiry of two years from the date of commencement of this Act. (2) Every order made under this section shall be laid, as soon as may be after it is made, before each House of Parliament.

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