Part-2 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

Part-2 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

Chapter II : Parliament

Art. 79 : Constitution of Parliament.

Art. 80 : Composition of Council of states.

Art. 81 : Composition of the House of the People.

Art. 82 : Readjustment after each Census.

Art. 83 : Duration of Houses of Parliament.

Art. 84 : Qualification for the membership of the Parliament.

Art. 85 : Session of Parliament, prorogation and dissolution.

Art. 86 : Right of President to address and send massages to houses.

Art. 87 : Special address by the President.

Art. 88 : Rights of Ministers and Attorney- General as respects Houses.

Officers of Parliament

Art. 89: The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Council of States.

Art. 90 : Vacation and resignation of , and removal from, the office of Deputy Chairman.

Art. 91 : Power of the Deputy Chairman or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, Chairman.

Art. 92 : Chairman or the Dy. Chairman not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration.

Art. 93 : The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the House of the People.

Art. 94 : Vacation and resignation of, and removal from the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker.

Art. 95 : Power of the Deputy Speaker or person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as Speaker.

Art. 96 : Speaker or Deputy Speaker not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration.

Art. 97 : Salaries and allowances of the Chairman and Deputy Chairman and the Speaker and Deputy Speaker.

Art. 98 : Secretariat of Parliament.

Conduct of Business

Art. 99 : Oath or affirmation by members.

Art. 100 : Voting in Houses, power of Houses to act notwithstanding vacancies & quorum.

Disqualification of Members

Art. 101 : Vacation of seats.

Art. 102 : Disqualifications for membership.

Art. 103 : Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members.

Art. 104 : Penalty for sitting and voting before making oath or affirmation under article 99 or when not qualified or when disqualified.

Art. 105 : Power, privileges, etc., of the Houses of Parliament and of the members and committees there of.

Art. 106 : Salaries & allowances of MPs.

Legislative Procedure

Art. 107 : Provisions as to introduction and passing of bills.

Art. 108: Joint sitting of both houses in certain cases.

Art. 109 : Special procedure in respect to money bills.

Art. 110 : Definition of ” Money Bills”.

Art. 111 : Assent to Bills.

Procedure in Financial Matters

Art. 112 : Annual financial statement.

Art. 113 : Procedure in Parliament with respect to estimates.

Art. 114 : Appropriation Bills.

Art. 115 : Supplementary, additional or excess grants.

Art. 116 : Votes on account, votes of credit and exceptional grants.

Art. 117 : Special provisions as to Financial Bills.

Art. 118 : Rules of procedure.

Art. 119 : Regulation by law of procedure in Parliament in relation to financial business.

Art. 120 : Language used in Parliament.

Art. 121 : Restriction on discussion in Parliament.

Art. 122 : Courts not to inquire into proceeding of Parliament.

 Chapter III : Legislative Powers of the President

Art. 123 : Power of President to promulgate Ordinances during recess of parliament.

 Chapter IV : The Union Judiciary

Art. 124 : Establishment and Constitution of Supreme Court.

Art. 125 : Salaries, etc., of Judges.

Art. 126 : Acting C. Justice.

Art. 127 : Appointment of ad hoc Judges.

Art. 128 : Attendance of retired Judges at sitting of the Supreme Court.

Art. 129 : S. Court to be a court of record.

Art. 130 : Seat of Supreme Court.

Art. 131: Original jurisdiction of the S. Court

Art. 131 A : [Repealed].

Art. 132 : Appellate jurisdiction of S. Court.

Art. 133 : Appellate jurisdiction of Supreme Court in appeals from High Courts in regard to civil matters.

Art. 134 : Appellate jurisdiction of Supreme Court in regard to criminal matters.

Art. 134 A : Certificate for appeal to the Supreme Court.

Art. 135 : Jurisdiction and powers of the Federal Court under existing law to be exercisable by the Supreme Court.

Art. 136 : Special leave to appeal by the Supreme Court.

Art. 137 : Review of judgments or orders by the Supreme Court.

Art. 138 : Enlargement of the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court.

Art. 139 : Conferment on the Supreme Court of powers to issue certain writs.

Art. 139 A : Transfer of certain cases.

Art. 140 : Ancillary powers of S. Court.

Art. 141 : Law declared by Supreme Court to be binding on all courts.

Art. 142 : Enforcement of decrees and orders of S. Court and orders as to discovery.

Art. 143 : Power of President to consult Supreme Court.

Art. 144 : Civil and judicial authorities to act in aid of the Supreme Court.

Art. 144 A : [Repealed].

Art. 145 : Rules of Court, etc.

Art. 146 : Officers and servants and the expenses of the Supreme Court.

Art. 147 : Interpret.

Chapter V : Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG)

Art. 148 : CAG- of India.

Art. 149 : Duties and powers of the CAG.

Art. 150 : Form of accounts of the Union and of the States.

Art. 151 : Audit reports.

Part VI : The States

Chapter I

Art. 152 : Definition.

Chapter II : The Executive

The Governor

Art. 153 : Governors of States.

Art. 154 : Executive power of State.

Art. 155 : Appointment of Governor.

Art. 156 : Term of office of Governor.

Art. 157 : Qualifications for appointment as Governor.

Art. 158 : Conditions of Governor’s office.

Art. 159 : Oath of affirmation by Governor.

Art. 160 : Discharge of the functions of thse Governor in certain contingencies.

Art. 161 : Power of Governor to grant pardons, etc., and to suspend, remit or commute sentences in certain cases.

Art. 162 : Extent of executive power of State.

Council of Ministers

Art. 163 : Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor.

Art. 164 : Other provisions as to Ministers.

The Advocate – General for the State

Art. 165 : Advocate – General.

Conduct of Government Business

Art. 166 : Conduct of business of the Government of a State.

Art. 167 : Duties of Chief Minister as respects the furnishing of information to Governor, etc.

Chapter III : The State Legislature

Art. 168 : Cont. of Legislatures in States.

Art. 169 : Abolition or creation of Legislative Council in States.

Art. 170 : Composition of Legislative Assemblies.

Art. 171 : Composition of Legis. Councils.

Art. 172 : Duration of State Legislatures.

Art. 173 : Qualification for membership of the State Legislature.

Art. 174 : Sessions of the State Legislature, prorogation and dissolution.

Art. 175 : Right of Governor to address and send messages to the House or Houses.

Art. 176 : Special address by the Governor.

Art. 177 : Rights of Ministers and Advocate General as respects the Houses.

Officers of the State Legislature

Art. 178 : The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.

Art. 179 : Vacation and resignation of, and  removal from, the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker.

Art. 180 : Power of the Deputy Speaker or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, Speaker.

Art. 181 : The Speaker or the Deputy Speaker not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration.

Art. 182 : The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council.

Art. 183 : Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Chairman and Deputy Chairman.

Art. 184 : Power of the Deputy Chairman or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, Chairman.

Art. 185 : The Chairman or the Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration.

Art. 186 : Salaries and allowances of the Speaker

and Deputy Speaker and the Chairman and Deputy Chairman.

Art. 187 : Secretariate of State Legislature.

Conduct of Business

Art. 188 : Oath or affirmation by members.

Art. 189 : Voting in Houses, power of Houses to act notwithstanding vacancies & quorum.

Disqualifications of Members

Art. 190 : Vacation of seats.

Art. 191 : Disqualification for membership.

Art. 192 : Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members.

Art. 193 : Penalty for sitting and voting before making oath or affirmation under article 188 or when not qualified or when disqualified.

Art. 194 : Powers, privileges, etc, of the Houses of Legislatures and of the members and committees thereof.

Art. 195 : Salaries & allowances of members.

Legislative Procedure

Art. 196 : Provisions as to introduction and passing of Bills.

Art. 197 : Restriction on powers of Legislative Council as to Bills other than Money Bills.

Art. 198 : Special procedure in respect of Money Bills.

Art. 199 : Definition of ” Money Bills”.

Art. 200 : Assent to Bills.

Art. 201 : Bills reserved for consideration.

Procedure in Financial Matters

Art. 202 : Annual financial statement.

Art. 203 : Procedure in Legislature with respect to estimates.

Art. 204 : Appropriation Bills.

Art. 205 : Supplementary, additional or excess grants.

Art. 206 : Votes on account, votes of credit and exceptional grants.

Art. 207 : Special provisions as to Financial Bills.

Procedure Generally

Art. 208 : Rules of procedure.

Art. 209 : Regulation by law of procedure in the Legislature of the State in relation to financial business.

Art. 210 : Language to be used in the Legislature.

Art. 211 : Restriction on discussion in the Legislature.

Art. 212 : Courts not to inquire into proceeding of the Legislature.

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