Part-3 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

Part-3 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

Chapter IV : Legislative Power of the

Governor

Art. 213 : Power of Governor to promulgate ordinances during recess to Legislature.

Chapter V : The High Courts in the States

Art. 214 : High Courts for States.

Art. 215 : High Courts to be Courts of record.

Art. 216 : Constitution of High Courts.

Art. 217 : Appointment and conditions of the office of a Judge of High court.

Art. 218 : Application of certain provisions relating to Supreme Court to High Courts.

Art. 219 : Oath or affirmation by Judges of High Court.

Art. 220 : Restriction on practice after being a Permanent Judge.

Art. 221 : Salaries, etc., of Judges.

Art. 222 : Transfer of a Judge from one High Court to another.

Art. 223 : Acting Chief Justice.

Art. 224 : Appointment of additional and acting Judges.

Art. 224 A : Appointment of retired Judges at sitting of High Courts.

Art. 225 : Jurisdiction of existing High Courts.

Art. 226 : Power of High Courts to issue certain writs.

Art. 226 A : [Repealed].

Art. 227 : Power of superintendence over all courts by the High Court.

Art. 228 : Transfer of cases to High Courts.

Art. 228 A : [Repealed].

Art. 229 : Officers and servants and the expenses of High Courts.

Art. 230 : Extension of jurisdiction of High Courts to union territories.

Art.231 : Establishment of a common High Court for two or more states.

Chapter VI : Subordinate Courts

Art. 233 : Appointment of district Judges.

Art. 233 A : Validation of appointments of, and judgments, etc., delivered by, certain district judges.

Art. 234 : Recruitment of persons other than district judges to the Judicial service.

Art. 235 : Control over subordinate courts

Art. 236 : Interpretation.

Art. 237 : Application 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Part VII : The States in Part B of the First Schedule [Repealed]

Art. 238 : [Repealed].

Part VIII : Union Territories

Art. 239 : Administration of U. Territories.

Art. 239 A : Creation of local Legislatures or Council of Ministries or both for certain Union tertiaries.

Art. 239 B : Power of administrator to promulgate Ordinances in recess of Legislature.

Art. 240 : Power of President to make regulations for certain Union territories.

Art. 241 : High Courts for Union territories

Art. 242 : [Repealed].

Part IX : The Panchayats

Art. 243 : Definitions.

Art. 243A : Gram Sabha.

Art. 243 B : Constitution of Panchayats.

Art. 243 C : Composition of Panchayats.

Art. 243D : Reservation of seats.

Art. 243 E : Duration of Panchayats etc.

Art. 243 F : Disqualifications for members.

Art. 243 G : Powers, authority and responsibilities of Panchayats.

Art. 243 H : Powers to impose taxes by, and Funds of, the Panchayats.

Art. 243 I : Constitution of Finance Commission to review financial position.

Art. 243 J : Audit of accounts of Panchayats.

Art. 243 K : Elections to the Panchayats.

Art. 243 L : Application to Union territories.

Art. 243 M : Part not to apply to certain areas.

Art. 243 N : Continuance of existing laws and Panchayats.

Art. 243 O : Bar to interference by courts in electoral matters.

Part IX A : The Municipalities

Art. 243 P : Definitions.

Art. 243 Q : Constitution of Municipalities.

Art. 243 R : Composition of Municipalities.

Art. 243 S : Constitution and composition of Wards, Committees, etc.

Art. 243 T : Reservation of seats.

Art. 243 U : Duration of Municipalities, etc.

Art. 243 V : Disqualifications for members.

Art. 243 W : Powers, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities, etc.

Art. 243 X : Power to impose taxes by, and Funds of, the Municipalities.

Art. 243 Y : Finance commission.

Art. 243 Z : Accounts of Municipalities.

Art. 243 ZA : Municipalities Elections.

Art. 243 ZB : Application to U. territories.

Art. 243 ZC: Not to apply to certain areas.

Art. 243 ZD : Committee for district planning.

Art. 243 ZE : Committee for Metropolitan planning.

Art. 243 ZF : Continuance of existing laws and Municipalities.

Art. 243 ZG : Bar to interference by Courts in electoral matters.

Part X : Scheduled & Tribal Areas

Art. 244 : Administration of Scheduled areas and Tribal Areas.

Art. 244 A : Formation of an autonomous State comprising certain tribal areas in Assam and creation of local Legislature or Council of Ministers or both therefore.

Part XI : Relations Between the Union and the States

Chapter I : Legislative Relations

Distribution of Legislative Powers

Art. 245 : Extent of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 246 : Subject- matter of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 247 : Power of Parliament to provide for the establishment of certain additional courts.

Art. 248 : Residuary powers of legislation.

Art. 249 : Power of Parliament to legislate with respect to a matter in the State List in the national interest.

Art. 250 : Power of Parliament to legislate with respect to any matter in the State List if Emergency is in operation.

Art. 251 : Inconsistency between laws made by Parliament under articles 249 and 250 and laws made by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 252 : Power of Parliament to legislate for two or more States by consent and adoption of such legislation by any other State.

Art. 253 : Legislation for giving effect to international agreements.

Art. 254 : Inconsistency between laws made by Parliament and laws made by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 255 : Requirements as to recommendations and previous sanctions to be regarded as matters of procedure only.

Chapter II : Administrative Relations

Art. 256 : Obligation of States and the Union.

Art. 257 : Control of the Union over States in certain cases.

Art. 257 A : [Repealed].

Art. 258 : Power of the Union to confer powers, etc, on States in certain cases.

Art. 258 A : Power of the States to entrust functions to the Union.

Art. 259 : [Repealed].

Art. 260 : Jurisdiction of the union in relation to territories outside India.

Art. 261 : Public acts, records and judicial proceedings.

Disputes relating to Waters

Art. 262 : Adjudication of disputes relating to waters of inter-State rivers. Co- Ordination between States

Art. 263: Provisions with respect to an inter- State Council.

Part XII : Finance, Property, Contracts and Suits

Chapter I : Finance

Art. 264 : Interpretation.

Art. 265 : Taxes not to be imposed save by authority of law.

Art. 266 : Consolidated Funds and public accounts of India and of the States.

Art. 267 : Contingency Fund.

Distribution of Revenues between the Union and the States

Art. 268 : Duties levied by the union but collected and appropriated by the States.

Art. 269 : Taxes levied and collected by the Union but assigned to the States.

Art. 270 : Taxes levied and collected by the Union and distributed between the Union and the States.

Art. 271 : Surcharge on certain duties and taxes for purposes of the Union.

Art. 272 : Taxes which are levied and collected by the Union and may be distributed between the Union and the States.

Art. 273 : Grants in lieu of export duty on jute and jute product.

Art. 274 : Prior recommendation of president require to bills affecting taxation in which states are interested.

Art. 275 : Grants from union to certain states.

Art. 276 : Taxes on professions, trades, callings and employments.

Art. 277 : Savings.

Art. 278 : [Repealed].

Art. 279 : Calculation of “net proceeds”, etc.

Art. 280 : Finance Commission.

Art. 281 : Exemption to property and income of State from Union taxation.

Miscellaneous Financial Provisions

Art. 282 : Expenditure defrayable by the Union

or a State out of its revenues.

Part XI : Relations Between the Union and the States

Chapter I : Legislative

Relations Distribution of Legislative Powers

Art. 245 : Extent of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 246 : Subject- matter of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 247 : Power of Parliament to provide for the establishment of certain additional courts.

Art. 248 : Residuary powers of legislation.

Art. 249 : Power of Parliament to legislate with respect to a matter in the State List in the national interest.

Art. 250 : Power of Parliament to legislate with respect to any matter in the State List if Emergency is in operation.

Art. 251 : Inconsistency between laws made by Parliament under articles 249 and 250 and laws made by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 252 : Power of Parliament to legislate for two or more States by consent and adoption of such legislation by any other State.

Art. 253 : Legislation for giving effect to international agreements.

Art. 254 : Inconsistency between laws made by Parliament and laws made by the Legislatures of States.

Art. 255 : Requirements as to recommendations and previous sanctions to be regarded as matters of procedure only.

Chapter II : Administrative Relations

Art. 256 : Obligation of States and the Union.

Art. 257 : Control of the Union over States in certain cases.

Art. 257 A : [Repealed].

Art. 258 : Power of the Union to confer powers, etc, on States in certain cases.

Art. 258 A : Power of the States to entrust functions to the Union.

Art. 259 : [Repealed].

Art. 260 : Jurisdiction of the union in relation to territories outside India.

Art. 261 : Public acts, records and judicial proceedings.

Disputes relating to Waters

Art. 262 : Adjudication of disputes relating to waters of inter-State rivers. Co- Ordination between States

Art. 263: Provisions with respect to an inter- State Council.