Part-4 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

Part-4 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

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Art. 278 : [Repealed].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 XV : Elections

Art. 324: Superintendence, direction and control of elections to be vested in an Election Commission.

Art. 325: No person to be ineligible for inclusion in, or to claim to be included in a special, electoral roll on grounds of religion, race, caste or sex.

Art. 326: Elections to the House of the People and to the Legislative Assemblies of States to be on the basis of adult suffrage.

Art. 327: Power of Parliament to make provision for elections to Legislatures.

Art. 328: Power of Legislature of a State to make provision with respect to elections to such Legislature.

Art. 329: Bar to interference by courts in electoral matters.

Art. 329 A: [Repealed].

Part XVI : Special Provisions Relating to Certain Classes

Art. 330: Reservation of seats for SCs and STs in the House of the People.

Art. 331: Representation of the Anglo-Indian community in the House of the People.

Art. 332: Reservation of seats for SCs and STs in Legislative Assemblies of the States.

Art. 333: Representation of the Anglo-Indian community in the Legislative Assemblies of the States.

Art. 334: Reservation of seats and special representation to cease after [fifty years].

Art. 335: Claims of SCs and STs to services and posts.

Art. 336: Special provision for Anglo-Indian community in certain services.

Art. 337: Special provision with respect to educational grants for the benefit of Anglo- Indian community.

Art. 338: Special Officer for SCs, STs, etc.

Art. 339: Control of the Union over the administration of Scheduled Areas and the welfare of STs.

Art. 340: Appointment of a Commission to investigate backward classes.

Art. 341: Scheduled Castes.

Art. 342: Scheduled Tribes.

Part XVII : Official Language

Chapter I : Language Union

Art. 343: Official language of the Union.

Art. 344: Commission and Committee of Parliament on official language.

Art. 345: Official languages of a State.

Art. 346: Official language for communication between one State and another or between a State and the Union.

Art. 347: Special provision relating to language spoken by a section of the population of a State.

Chapter III : Language of the SC, High Courts etc.

Art. 348: Language to be used in the Supreme Court and in the High Courts and for Acts, Bills, etc.

Art. 349: Special procedure for enactment of certain laws relating to language.

Chapter IV : Special Directives

Art. 350: Language to be used in representations for redress of grievances.

Art. 350 A: Facilities for instruction in mother tongue at primary stage.

Art. 350 B: Special officer for linguistic minorities.

Art. 351: Directive for development of the Hindi language.

Part XVIII : Emergency Provisions

Art. 352: Proclamation of Emergency.

Art. 353: Effect of proclamation of Emergency.

Art. 354: Application of provisions relating to distribution of revenues while a Proclamation of Emergency in operation.

Art. 355: Duty of the Union to protect States -against external aggression and internal disturbance.

Art. 356: Provisions in case of failure of constitutional machinery in States.

Art. 357: Exercise of legislative powers under Proclamation issued under article 356.

Art. 358: Suspension of provisions of article 19 during emergencies.

Art. 359: Suspension of the enforcement of the rights.

Art. 359 A: [Repealed].

 

Part XIX : Miscellaneous

Art. 361: Protection of President and Governors and Raj pramukhs.

Art. 361 A: Protection of publication of proceedings of Parliament and State Legislatures.

Art. 362: [Repealed].

Art. 363: Bar to interference by courts in disputes arising out of certain treaties, agreements, etc.

Art. 363 A: Recognition granted to Rulers of Indian States to cease and Privy purses to be abolished.

Art. 364: Special provisions as to major ports and aerodromes.

Art. 365: Effect of failure to comply with, or to give effect to, directions given by the union

Art. 366: Definitions.

Art. 367: Interpretation.

Part XX : Constitutional Amendment

Art. 368: Power of Parliament to amend the Constitution and procedure therefore.

 

Part XXI : Temporary, Transitional and Special Provisions

Art. 369: Temporary power to Parliament to make laws to matters in State List.

Art. 370: Temporary provisions with respect to the State of Jammu and Kashmir.

Art. 371: Special provision with respect to the States of Maharashtra and Gujarat.

Art. 371 A: Special provision with respect to the State of Nagaland.

Art. 371 B: Special provision with respect to the State of Assam.

Art. 371 C: Special provision with respect to the State of Manipur.

Art. 371 D: Special provisions with respect to the State of Andhra Pradesh.

Art. 371 E: Establishment of Central University in Andhra Pradesh.

Art. 371 F: Special provisions with respect to the State of Sikkim.

Art. 371 G: Special provision with respect to the State of Mizoram.

Art. 371 H : Special provision with respect to the State of Arunachal Pradesh.

Art. 371 I: Special provision with respect to the State of Goa.

Art. 372: Continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation.

Art. 372 A : President’s legal power.

Art. 373: Power of President to make order in respect of persons under preventive detention in certain cases.

Art. 374: Provisions as to Judges of the Federal Court and proceedings pending in the Federal Court or before his Majesty in Council.

Art. 375: Courts authorities and officers to continue to function subject to the provisions of the Constitution.

Art. 376: Provisions for High Court Judges.

Art. 377: Provisions as to Comptroller and Auditor General of India.

Art. 378: Provisions for Public Service Commissions.

Art. 378 A: Special provisions as to duration of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly.

Art. 379-391: [Repealed].

Art. 392: Power of the President to remove difficulties.

Part XXII : Short Title, Commencement, Text

Art. 393: Short title.

Art. 394: Commencement.

Art. 394 A: Authoritative text in the Hindi language.

Art. 395: Repeals.