Seeks to amend Notification 12/2012-Customs, dated 17-03-2012, regarding the withdrawal of duty exemption in respect of goods required for initial setting up or substantial of Mega/ Ultra mega power projects
September, 12th 2012
TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)
New Delhi, the 10th September, 2012
Notification No. 49/2012-Customs
G.S.R.(E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby makes the following further amendments in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) No. 12/2012- Customs, dated the 17th March, 2012, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i),vide number G.S.R. 185(E), dated the 17th March, 2012, namely:-
In the said notification, -
(A)in the Table, -
(i)against S. No. 507, in the entries under column (3), for the words Mega Power Project, so certified by an officer not belowthe rank of a Joint Secretary to the Government ofIndia in the Ministry of Power, the words, figures and letters Mega Power Project specified in List 32A, so certified by an officer not belowthe rank of a Joint Secretary to the Government ofIndia in the Ministry of Power before the 19th day of July, 2012 shall be substituted;
(ii)against S. No. 508, for the entry in column (3), the following entry shall be substituted, namely :-
Goods required for the expansion of Mega Power projects, namely, Vindhyachal STPP Stage -V (Expansion Unit)- 500 MW (NTPC Ltd.) and UNOSUGEN CCPP, Gujarat (An expansion unit of Sugen CCPP of 1147.5 MW)- 382.5(1)(M/s. Torrent Power Ltd.), so certified by an officer not below the rank of a Joint Secretary to the Government of India in the Ministry of Power before the 19th day of July, 2012.
Explanation.- For the purposes of this entry, Mega Power Project means a project as defined in S. No 507;
(B) in the ANNEXURE, after List 32 and the entries relating thereto, the following List and entries shall be inserted, namely:-
107 SKS Power Generation (Chhattisgarh) Ltd. BinjKote TPP Raigarh, Chhattisgarh-4x300 MW
108 Jindal India Thermal Power Ltd. Angul, Orissa- 2x600 MW
109NCC Power Projects Nellore AP-2x660 MW
110 Samalkot Power Ltd. Samalkot, Andhra Pradesh-2400 MW
111 Torrent Energy Ltd. Dahej, Gujarat-1200 MW.
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Note.- The principal notification No. 12/2012-Customs, dated the 17th March, 2012 was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i),vide number G.S.R. 185(E), dated the 17th March, 2012 and was last amended vide notification No. 47/2012-Customs, dated the 21st August, 2012, published vide number G.S.R. 644(E), dated the 21st August, 2012.