The Forest (Conservation) Rules, 2003


New Delhi, the 10th January, 2003


G. S. R. 23 (E).- In exercise or the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 4 of the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 (69 of 1980), and in suppression of the Forest (Conservation) Rules, 1981, except as respects things done or omitted to be  done before such suppression, the Central Government hereby makes he following rules, namely :-