Indian Constitution: Parts – VI, VII, VIII, IX, IXA & X

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[su_column size=”1/6″]Part VI-X[/su_column]
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[su_column size=”1/6″]Part XVII- XXII[/su_column]
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Part VI : The States (152 – 237)

Chapter I : General
Chapter II : The Executive
The Governor
153Governors of States.
154Executive power of State
155Appointment of Governor.
156Term of office of Governor.
157Qualifications for appointment as Governor.
158Conditions of Governor’s office
159Oath or affirmation by the Governor.
160Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain contingencies
161Power of Governor to grant pardons, etc., and to suspend, remit or commute sentences in certain cases
162Extent of executive power of State
Council of Ministers
163Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor.
164Other provisions as to Ministers The Advocate-General for the State
165Advocate-General for the State.Conduct of Government Business
166Conduct of business of the Government of a State
167Duties of Chief Minister as respects the furnishing of information to Governor, etc.
Chapter III : The State Legislature
168Constitution of Legislatures in States
169Abolition or creation of Legislative Councils in States.
170Composition of the Legislative Assemblies.
171Composition of the Legislative Councils.
172Duration of State Legislatures.
173Qualification for membership of the State Legislature
174Sessions of the State Legislature, prorogation and dissolution.
175Right of Governor to address and send messages to the House or Houses.
176177.Special address by the Governor.Rights of Ministers and Advocate-General as respects the Houses
Officers of the State Legislature
178The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.
179Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker.
180Power of the Deputy Speaker or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, Speaker.
181.The Speaker or the Deputy Speaker not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration
182The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council.
183Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Chairman and Deputy Chairman.
184Power of the Deputy Chairman or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, Chairman.
185The Chairman or the Deputy Chairman not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration.
186Salaries and allowances of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker and the Chairman and Deputy Chairman.
187Secretariat of State Legislature.
Conduct of Business
188Oath or affirmation by members.
189Voting in Houses, power of Houses to act notwithstanding vacancies and quorum.
Disqualifications of Members
190Vacation of seats
191Disqualifications for membership.
192Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members.
193.Penalty for sitting and voting before making oath or affirmation under article 188 or when not qualified or when disqualified
Powers, privileges and Immunities of State Legislatures and their Members
194Powers, privileges, etc., of the Houses of Legislatures and of the members and committees thereof.
195.Salaries and allowances of members
Legislative Procedure
196.Provisions as to introduction and passing of Bills
197Restriction on powers of Legislative Council as to Bills other than Money Bills.
198Special procedure in respect of Money Bills.
199.Definition of “Money Bills”
200Assent to Bills.
201Bills reserved for consideration.
Procedure in Financial Matters
202Annual financial statement.
203Procedure in Legislature with respect to estimates.
204Appropriation Bills.
205Supplementary, additional or excess grants.
206Votes on account, votes of credit and exceptional grants.
207Special provisions as to financial Bills.
Procedure Generally
208Rules of procedure.
209Regulation by law of procedure in the Legislature of the State in relation to financial business.
210.Language to be used in the Legislature
211Restriction on discussion in the Legislature.
212.Courts not to inquire into proceedings of the Legislature
Chapter IV : Legislative Power Of The Governor
213Power of Governor to promulgate Ordinances during recess of Legislature
Chapter V : The High Courts In The States
214High Courts for States.
215High Courts to be courts of record.
216Constitution of High Courts.
217Appointment and conditions of the office of a Judge of a High Court.
218Application of certain provisions relating to Supreme Court to High Courts.
219Oath or affirmation by Judges of High Courts.
220Restriction on practice after being a permanent Judge.
221Salaries, etc., of Judges.
222Transfer of a Judge from one High Court to another.
223Appointment of acting Chief Justice.
224Appointment of additional and acting Judges.
224AAppointment of retired Judges at sittings of High Courts.
225Jurisdiction of existing High Courts.
226Power of High Courts to issue certain writs.
227Power of superintendence over all courts by the High Court.
228Transfer of certain cases to High Court.
229Officers and servants and the expenses of High Courts.
230Extension of jurisdiction of High Courts to Union territories.
231Establishment of a common High Court for two or more States.
Chapter VI : Subordinate Courts
233.Appointment of district judges
233AValidation of appointments of, and judgments, etc., delivered by, certain district judges.
234Recruitment of persons other than district judges to the judicial service.
235Control over subordinate courts.
237Application of the provisions of this Chapter to certain class or classes of magistrates.

Part VII : The States In Part B Of The First Schedule (Repealed)


Part VIII : The Union Territories (239 – 242)

239Administration of Union territories
239ACreation of local Legislatures or Council of Ministers or both for certain Union territories
239ASpecial provisions with respect to Delhi.
239AAProvision in case of failure of constitutional machinery.
239ABPower of administrator to promulgate Ordinances during recess of Legislature.
240Power of President to make regulations for certain Union territories.
241High Courts for Union territories.

Part IX : The Panchayats (243 – 243O)

243AGram Sabha.
243BConstitution of Panchayats.
243CComposition of Panchayats.
243DReservation of seats.
243EDuration of Panchayats, etc
243FDisqualifications for membership.
243GPowers, authority and responsibilities of Panchayats.
243HPowers to impose taxes by, and Funds of, the Panchayats.
243-IConstitution of Finance Commission to review financial position.
243JAudit of accounts of Panchayat
243KElections to the Panchayats.
243LApplication to Union territories.
243MPart not to apply to certain areas.
243NContinuance of existing laws and Panchayats.
243-OBar to interference by courts in electoral matters.

Part IXA : The Municipalities (243P – 243ZG)

243QConstitution of Municipalities.
243RComposition of Municipalities.
243SConstitution and composition of Wards Committees, etc.
243TReservation of seats.
243U.Duration of Municipalities, etc
243VDisqualifications for membership.
243WPowers, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities, etc.
243X..Power to impose taxes by, and Funds of, the Municipalities
243Finance Commission.
243ZAudit of accounts of Municipalities.
243ZAElections to the Municipalities.
243ZBApplication to Union territories.
243ZCPart not to apply to certain areas.
243ZECommittee for Metropolitan planning.
243ZFContinuance of existing laws and Municipalities
243ZGBar to interference by Courts in electoral matters.

Part X : The Scheduled And Tribal Areas (244 – 244A)

244Administration of Scheduled Areas and Tribal Areas.
244AFormation of an autonomous State comprising certain tribal areas in Assam and creation of local Legislature or Council of Ministers or both therefor.


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