JHARKHAND INDUSTRIAL POLICY 2012
37.1 Facilitation by DIC / IADAs for awareness creation and
DIC and Industrial Area Development Authority will be organizing
interaction meeting between officials of Industry Department and investors
/ industries bodies / industries association for facilitating the filing of
various types of forms claiming incentives / benefits under the policy.
Electronic communication with industrial units including Micro and small
units through e-mail will be promoted.
Information kiosks will be set up in major district centres for easy access
of information for entrepreneurs and investors.
Investors guide / information booklets will be made available for
information of investors. All relevant information will also be made
available to the investors in website / on-line. Director of Industries
will ensure compliance.
Investor’s meets and road shows will be organized at State / National /
International level by the State Government in collaboration with
Industrial Houses / Industries Associations etc.
Clearances with other Departments will also be facilitated by DIC / IADAs.
37.2 Policy Period
State Government may at any time amend any provision of this policy.
Normally the policy will remain operational for 5 years (01.04.2011 to
37.3 Doubts Resolution
Doubts relating to interpretation of any term and / or dispute relating to
the operation of any provision under this industrial policy shall have to
be referred to the Industries Department, Government of Jharkhand for
clarification / resolution and the decision of Government in this regard
shall be final and binding on all concerned.
In case of any doubt the "English Version" of the policy will be
considered an authentic version.
37.4 Procedure for operationalisation of the provision of the
of various provisions covering the incentives, concessions etc will be
subject to the issue of detailed guidelines / statutory notifications,
wherever necessary in respect of each item by the concerned Administrative
37.5 Role of JIIDCO
Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (JIIDCO) will be the
Nodal agency for all infrastructural construction work of Industries
Department including Industrial Area Development Authorities (AIADA, BIADA,
RIADA, SPIADA), public sector undertakings like Jharcraft and other
institutions like Government Mini Tool and Training Centre at Ranchi and
Dumka. Besides, JIIDCO will also provide technical input, as and when
required by Industries Department including vetting of the project
proposal, preparation of DPR, issues pertaining to Single Window
37.6 Role of JINFRA
Infrastructure Development Corporation (JINFRA) will be nodal agency for
all projects of Jharkhand to be pursued under PPP.
37.7 Promotion of Clean and Green Technologies
Enterprises will be encouraged to
adopt cleaner production techniques and go for green technologies and
processes to protect the environment and ecology.
37.8 State Award to Enterprises
Performance of industries are evaluated every year and on the basis
of objective evaluation criteria, suitable awards are given by the State
Government for outstanding achievement in environment management, labour
welfare, R&D, Safety Profit maximization, innovative production, turn
around of sick industries, corporate social responsibility,
entrepreneurship and quality. Sixty two awards, during last 6 years have
been awarded. Scheme of enterprises adopting such best practices will
continue to be recognized with State awards every year.
37.9 (a) Single Window Clearance Mechanism will be enacted
for according required clearances / approvals of projects submitted by
entrepreneurs within specified period. Composite Application Forms (CAF)
along with statutory fees for all clearances connected with the investor’s
proposals will be received by the Single Window Clearance cell which will
facilitate required clearances from the concerned departments or the
authorities of the State Government and other agencies.
(b) Till the time Single Window Clearance
Mechanism is enacted, existing Single Window Cell in Industries Department
will be strengthened with dedicated team of personnel / departmental
officers & experts to provide better single point contact services for
investors. The cell will also come out with newsletters, departmental
publicity materials and other relevant documents for entrepreneurs.
37.9 A web-based application portal with monitoring and
feedback capability will be created to operationalise the framework –
administrative guidelines to assist entrepreneurs and facilitate speedy and
time bound processing of their applications.
37.10 On line monitoring system is proposed to be introduced
for developing better interface between the investor, the Industries Deptt.
and other related Departments of GoJ.
37.11 Environmental Clearance
To ensure smooth environmental clearance the State Level Environment Impact
Assessment Authority (SEIAA), and State Level Expert Appraisal Committee
(SEAC) as provided in the gazette notification dated 14.09.2006 part II,
Sect. 3 (ii) of Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India,
New Delhi have been empowered.
The consent to operate under the Water and Air Act given by Jharkhand State
Pollution Control Board to industries of the State will remain valid for a
maximum period of five years.
(c) State Govt. would extend necessary support to Jharkhand State
Pollution Control Board (JSPCB) for expediting the disposal of applications
of investors / entrepreneurs for environmental clearance. The following
measures are envisaged to be undertaken for the purpose.
Zoning : Zoning on the basis of environmental aspects, land
availability etc will be carried out to enable the entrepreneurs to select
appropriate site for their project so that NOC is issued faster.
Party Audit : Necessary support will be extended to JSPCB for
organizing third party audit for better compliance of environmental laws.
Upgradation : Skill upgradation programme of technical personnel of JSPCB and
related organizations is envisaged to be organized in Environmental
Engineering / Management.
37.12 Concept of Niveshak Samadhan Adalat
(a) With a view to providing a timely and
effective dispute / grievance resolution mechanism for units / enterprises,
the State Government shall constitute a NIVESHAK SAMADHAN ADALAT which
shall meet every month atleast once (more frequently depending on the
business in hand) and hear the grievances / complaints of investors and
make its recommendation to the appropriate authority / authorities for
consideration and redressal of the grievances.
The NIVESHAK SAMADHAN ADALAT will be chaired by Member Board of Revenue.
Two other members of ADALAT will be eminent experts of Finance, Management
and Industry and law.
(c) Secretarial assistance will be provided
by Single Window Cell.
(d) This forum will act as revisional
authority against the order of Secretary, Department of Industry related to
implementation of provisions of this policy.
(e) A separate notification in detail will be
issued to this effect.
37.13 Efforts will be made to bring all regulatory Departments on the
same platform by constituting a committee under the Chairmanship of Chief
Secretary. The committee consisting of representatives from all related
Departments will work out the detailed modality of joint inspection,
frequency of inspection etc so that clearances / approvals are given to the
entrepreneurs within specified time.