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GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH ABSTRACT

Mines & Minerals – Amendment to the Rule 10 of the Andhra Pradesh Minor Mineral Concession Rules, 1966 - Orders – Issued.

INDUSTRIES AND COMMERCE (M.II) DEPARTMENT,                       G.O.MS.No. 11 Dated: 11-02-2020

Read the following:

1. G.O.Ms.No.198, Industries & Commerce (M.I) Dept., dt:13.08.2009.

2. GSR No.423 (E), dt:10.02.2015 from the Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, New Delhi

3. G.O.Ms.No.100, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:31.10.2015.

4. G.O.Ms.No.105, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:13.11.2015.

5. G.O.Ms.No.38, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:17.03.2016.

6. G.O.Ms.No.156, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:03.11.2016.

7. G.O.Ms.No.131, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:04.10.2017.

8. G.O.Ms.No.18, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:29.01.2018.

9. G.O.Ms.No.28, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:17.04.2018.

10.G.O.Ms.No.49, Industries & Commerce (M.II) Dept., dt:21.02.2019.

11.Proposal from the Director of Mines & Geology, vide e-fileNo:INC04- 17021(34)/1/2019-PLANNING SEC-DMG received by the Government on dt. 11.12.2019

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O R D E R:

After careful examination of the proposal received from the Director of Mines & Geology, Andhra Pradesh, Ibrahimpatnam in the letter 11th read above, the Government hereby decided to amend the Rule 10 of Andhra Pradesh Minor Mineral Concession Rules, 1966 for enhancing the existing Seigniorage fee and Dead Rent in respect of Minor Minerals.

2. The following notification will be published in the Extra-ordinary issue of the Andhra Pradesh Gazette, dated:11.02.2020.

NOTIFICATION

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 15 of the Mines & Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act, 1957 (Central Act 67 of 1957), the Governor of Andhra Pradesh hereby makes the following amendments to the Andhra Pradesh Minor Mineral Concession Rules, 1966 issued in G.O.Ms.No.1172, Industries and Commerce Department, dated. 04.09.1967 and subsequent amended from time to time.

AMENDMENT

In the said rules, under Rule 10 for Schedules I and II, the following shall be substituted, namely

“SCHEDULE-I” RATES OF SEIGNIORAGE FEE

Sl. No. Name of the Minor Mineral Units Rate of Seigniorage Fee (in Rupees)
1 Agate M.T. Rs. 145
(Rupees One Hundred and Forty Five)
2 Ball Clay M.T. Rs. 75
(Rupees Seventy Five)
3 Barytes  
i.     Grey Colour - A Grade M.T. Rs. 480
(Rupees Four Hundred and Eighty)
Grey Colour - B Grade M.T. Rs. 355
(Rupees Three hundred and Fifty Five)
Grey Colour - C + D + Waste Grade M.T. Rs. 220
(Rupees Two Hundred and Twenty)
White Colour M.T. Rs. 1,100
(Rupees One Thousand and One hundred)
v.     Off Colour Other than Grey M.T. Rs. 500
(Rupees Five Hundred)
4 Building Stone M3/M.T. Rs. 90/60
(Rupees Ninety / Sixty)
5 Calcareous Sand M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
6 Calcite M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
7 Chalcedony Pebbles M3/M.T. Rs. 90/60
(Rupees Ninety / Sixty)
8 Chalk M.T. Rs. 95
(Rupees Ninety Five)
9 China Clay M.T. Rs. 60
(Rupees Sixty)
10 Clay (Others) M.T. Rs. 60
(Rupees Sixty)
11 Corundum M.T. Rs. 120
(Rupees One Hundred and Twenty)
12 Diaspore M.T. Rs. 415
(Rupees Four hundred and fifteen)
13 Dimensional Stone used for Kerbs& Cubes M.T. Rs.135
(Rupees One hundred and Thirty Five)
14 Dolomite M.T. Rs. 100
(Rupees One Hundred)
15 Dunite or Pyroxinite M.T. Rs. 60
(Rupees Sixty)
16 Feldspar M.T. Rs. 100
(Rupees One hundred)
17 Felsite M.T. Rs. 130
(Rupees One hundred and thirty)
18 Fireclay M.T. Rs. 60
(Rupees Sixty)
19 Fullers Earth/ Bentonite M.T. Rs. 180
(Rupees One Hundred and Eighty)
20 Fuschite Quartzite M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
21 Granite useful for cutting and polishing purpose  
  Item Super Gang
Sawequal and above 300cmx180cm
size
Mini Gang
Sawequal and above 270cmx150cm
size
270cm X 150 cm & Below size Below 75cm size
i. Black Galaxy Granite Variety Rs.4600/ Rs.1415
(Rs. Four thousand six hundred/Rs. One thousand four hundred
fifteen)
Rs.3680/ Rs.1130
(Rs. Three thousand six hundred eighty/Rs. One thousand one hundred thirty)
Rs.3450 / Rs.1060
(Rs. Three thousand four hundred fifty/ Rs. One thousand sixty)
Rs.1550/ Rs.480
(Rs. One thousand five hundred fifty/ Rs.
Four Hundred eighty)
ii. Black Granite other than Galaxy variety Rs.3450/ Rs.1150
(Rs. Three thousand four fifty/Rs. One thousand one hundred fifty)
Rs.2875/ Rs.960
(Rs. Two thousand eight hundred seventy five/Rs. nine hundred sixty)
Rs.2700/ Rs.900
(Rs. Two thousand Seven hundred / Rs.
Nine hundred)
Rs.1150/ Rs.385
(Rs. One thousand one hundred fifty/ Rs.
Three
Hundred eighty five)
iii. Colour Granite Srikakulam Blue, Moon white, River white of Visakhapatnam Dist., Leptinites of Coastal Dists., Black pearl of
Prakasam and
Rs.3,450/ Rs.1,255
(Rs. Three thousand four fifty/Rs. One thousand two hundred fifty five)
Rs.2,875/ Rs.1,045
(Rs. Two thousand eight hundred seventy five/Rs.
One thousand forty five)
Rs.2,700/ Rs.980
(Rs. Two thousand Seven hundred / Rs.
Nine hundred and eighty)
Rs.1150/ Rs.420
(Rs. One thousand one hundred fifty/ Rs.
Four Hundred twenty)
  Guntur Dists.        
iv. Colour Granite of other varieties Rs.2700/ Rs.985
(Rs. Two thousand seven hundred/Rs.
Nine hundred eighty five)
Rs.2470/ Rs.900
(Rs. Two thousand four hundred seventy/Rs.Nine hundred)
Rs.2300 / Rs.835
(Rs. Two thousand three hundred
/ Rs. Eight hundred and thirty five)
Rs.1150/ Rs.420
(Rs. One thousand one hundred fifty/ Rs.
Four Hundred
twenty)
v. Kuppam Grey Granite available in Santhipuram& Ramakuppam mandals of Chittoor District Rs.1925/ Rs.700
(Rs. One thousand nine hundred twenty five/Rs. Seven hundred)
Rs.1650/ Rs.600
(Rs. One thousand six hundred fifty/Rs. Six hundred)
Rs.1375 / Rs.500
(Rs. One thousand and three hundred and seventy five/ Rs. Five
hundred)
Rs.1100/ Rs.400
(Rs. One thousand one hundred
/ Rs. Four Hundred)
vi. Chittoor Colour Granit e (Other than Silver-waves, Madanapalli white and Iscon white) Rs.1925/ Rs.700
(Rs. One thousand nine hundred twenty five/Rs. Seven hundred)
Rs.1650/ Rs.600
(Rs. One thousand six hundred fifty/Rs. Six hundred)
Rs.1375 / Rs.500
(Rs. One thousand three hundred seventy five/ Rs. Five
hundred
Rs.1100/ Rs.400
(Rs. One thousand one hundred
/ Rs. Four Hundred )
22 Gypsum M.T. Rs. 150
(Rupees One Hundred and Fifty)
23 Jasper M.T. Rs. 145
(Rupees One Hundred and Forty Five)
24 Kaolin M.T. Rs. 60
(Rupees Sixty)
25 Laterite  
i.    Dispatched for use in Alumina &Aluminium
metal extraction
M.T. Rs. 200
(Rupees Two Hundred)
ii.    For use other than Alumina and Aluminium metal
extraction and export
M.T. Rs. 100
(Rupees One Hundred)
26 Lime Kankar/ Limestone M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
27 Lime Shell M.T. Rs. 120
(Rupees One Hundred and Twenty)
28 Limestone Slabs:  
i.  Color Sq.Mt/ M.T. Rs. 10 (Rupees Ten) per Sq.Mtor Rs.120
  ii.  White Sq.Mt/ M.T. (Rupees One Hundred and Twenty) per MT whichever
is higher
iii.  Black Sq.Mt/ M.T. Rs. 6 (RupeesSix) per Sq.Mtor Rs.110
(Rupees One Hundred and Ten) per MT whichever is higher
29 Manufactured Sand M3/M.T. Rs. 90/60
(Rupees Ninety / Sixty)
30 Marble M3/M.T. Rs. 300/120
(Rupees Three Hundred / One Hundred and twenty)
31 Mica   -
i.    Crude M.T. Rs. 2,000
(Rupees Two Thousand)
ii.    Scrap M.T. Rs. 750
(Rupees Seven Hundred and Fifty)
32 Morrum/ Gravel & Ordinary Earth M3/M.T. Rs. 45/30
(Rupees Forty five / Thirty)
33 Mosaic Chips M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
34 Ochre M.T. Rs. 60
(Rupees Sixty)
35 Ordinary Clay, Silt and Brick Earth used in the Manufacture of Bricks including Mangalore Tiles   Rs. 8,000
(Rupees Eight Thousand) Per Kiln Per Annum for Bricks and Tiles
36 Ordinary Sand M3/M.T. Rs. 100/ Rs. 66
(Rupees One Hundred/Rs.
Sixty Six)
37 Pyrophillite M.T. Rs. 200
(Rupees Two Hundred)
38 Quartz M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
39 Quartzite M.T. Rs. 90
(Rupees Ninety)
40 Rehmati M3/M.T. Rs. 35/ Rs. 25
(Rupees Thirty five/Twenty five)
41 Road Metal & Ballast M3/M.T. Rs. 90/60
(Rupees Ninety / Sixty)
42 Rough Stone/ Boulders M3/M.T. Rs. 90/60
(Rupees Ninety / Sixty)
43 Sand (Others) M.T. Rs. 100
(Rupees One Hundred)
44 Shale M.T. Rs. 180
(Rupees One Hundred and Eighty)
45 Shingle M3/M.T. Rs. 90/60
(Rupees Ninety / Sixty)
46 Silica Sand M.T. Rs. 100
(Rupees One Hundred)
47 Slate M.T. Rs. 175
(Rupees One hundred and Seventy five)
48 Steatite or Talc or Soapstone  
i.    Filler Grade M.T. Rs. 100
(Rupees One Hundred)
ii.    Other Grade M.T. Rs. 550
(Rupees Five hundred and Fifty)

SCHEDULE-II

RATES OF DEAD RENT

S.No Name of the Minor Mineral Rate of Dead Rent per hectare per annum (In Rupees)
1 Black Galaxy Granite and Black Granite Rs. 1,30,000/-
(Rs. One Lakh Thirty Thousand)
2 All Colour Granite varieties Rs. 1,30,000/-
(Rs. One Lakh Thirty Thousand)
3 Limestone other than classified as major minerals used for lime burning for Building construction purposes, marble, boulders, building stone including stone used for Road Metal, Ballast, Manufactured sand, concrete & other construction purpose, Shale, Slate &Phyllites, Mosaic Chips, Fullers Earth/Bentonite &
Dimensional Stone used for Cubes and Kerbs
Rs. 65,000/-
(Rs. Sixty Five thousand)
4 Gravel, Morrum, Ordinary Earth, Shingle, Limestone Slabs used for flooring purpose Limekankar, ChalcedonyPebbles used in the building purpose Limeshell for burning used for building purpose
and Rehmati.
Rs. 52,000/-
(Rs. Fifty two thousand)
5 Barytes and Laterite Rs. 26,000/-
6 Agate, Corundum, Diaspore and Fluorite Rs. 20,000/-
(Rs. Twenty Thousand)
7 Mica Rs. 15,000/-
(Rs. Fifteen Thousand)
8 All minor minerals which are not
covered under Serial number 1 to 7 above.
Rs. 20,000/-
(Rs. Twenty Thousand)

3. This order shall come in to force with immediate effect.

4. This order issues with the concurrence of Finance Department vide their U.O. No. FMU0ASD(IC)/111/2019-FMU-IIEIC, dt.09.01.2020 (Computer No.1063684).

[BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH]

K. RAMGOPAL

PRINCIPAL SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT (MINES)

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