Chapter-1 Preliminary

Chapter-1 Preliminary

1.1 Short Title and Commencement:
1.1.1 These Rules may be called “Ancient Monuments Preservation Rules, 2046 (1989)”.
1 Fourth Amendment was approved by the Cabinet on 2058/12/5 but the notice thereof is not published in Nepal Gazette.
1.1.2 These Rules shall come into force immediately.
1.2 Definitions :

1.2.1 Unless the subject or context otherwise requires, in these Rules-
1.2.1.1 “Act” means the Ancient Monuments Preservation Act, 2013 (1956).
1.2.1.2 “Department” means Government of Nepal, Department of Archaeology.
1.2.1.3 “Technical Committee” means the Technical, Committee as constituted by Rule 2.1.
1.2.1.4 “Co-operation Committee” means the Ancient Monuments Co-operation Committee as constituted by
Rule 3.1.
21.2.1.5 “Classification Committee” means the Ancient Monuments Survey and Classification Committee
constituted under Rule 2.3.
31.2.1.6 “Fund” means the Ancient Monuments Conservation Fund established under Rule 4.10.