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Constitution of India Constitution Order 5 - Bare Act

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Section TitleConstitution (Removal of Difficulties) Order No. Ii
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THECONSTITUTION (REMOVAL OF DIFFICULTIES) ORDER NO. II

1 C. O. 5. dated the 26th January, 1950

In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) ofarticle 392 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to make thefollowing Order, namely : --

(1) This Order may be called the Constitution (Removal ofDifficulties) Order, No. II.

(2)It shall come into force at once.

2. The Constitution of India shall,--

(a) Until both Houses of Parliament have been dulyconstituted and summoned to meet for the first session under the provisions ofthat Constitution, have effect subject to the adaptations directed to be madetherein by Part I of the Schedule to this Order;

(b) until the House or Houses of the Legislature of a Statespecified in Part A or Part B of the First Schedule to that Constitution has orhave been duly constituted and summoned to meet for the first session underthe provisions of the said Constitution, have effect in relation to that Statesubject to the adaptations directed to be made therein by Part II of theSchedule to this Order.

3. Where the Schedule to this Order requires that in anyspecified provision certain words shall be substituted for other words or thatcertain words shall be omitted, that substitution or omission, as the case maybe, shall, unless otherwise expressly provided, be made wherever the wordsreferred to appear in that provision.

THE SCHEDULE

Article

Adaptations

3

54

55

56

58

59

61

62

63

64--65

67--69

70

71

75

79

2 [85

86

87

88

89--92

93

94

95

96

97

98

99

100

101

102-104

105

106

107

108-109

110

111

PART

In the proviso, omit "either House of".

In this article, before "The President shall be elected" insert "Subject to the provisions of article 380"

In clause (1), after "election of the President" insert "under article 54". In clause (3), after "election of the President" insert "under article 54".

For this article, substitute; --

Resignation by removal of President. "56. (1) The President may, by writing under his hand addressed to the Speaker of Parliament, resign his office.

(2) The President may, for violation of the Constitution, be removed from office by impeachment in the manner provided in article 61."

In sub-clause (c) of clause (1), after "qualified for election" insert "in the case of an election under clause (2) of article 380, as a member of Parliament and in the case of an election under article 54,".

In clause (1), omit "either House of" , and for "that House" substitute "Parliament or that House, as the case may be,"

In clause (1), omit "either House of".

In clause (2), for "the House" substitute "Parliament". In clause (3), for "by either House of Parliament, the other House" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (4), for "the House by which the charge was investigated or caused to be investigated" substitute "Parliament".

Omit.

To this article add "to be elected in the manner provided in article 66 after both Houses of Parliament have been duly constituted under the provisions of this Constitution".

Omit.

Omit.

For "Chapter" substitute "Constitution".

Omit "or Vice-President".

In clause (2), omit "as the case may be,".

In clause (3), for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (5), omit "either House of".

Before "There shall be a Parliament for the Union" insert "Subject to the provisions of article 379," In clause (1), for "each House of Parliament" substitute. "Parliament or each House of Parliament, as the case may be."

In clause (2), for "the Houses or either House" substitute "Parliament" and omit sub-clause (b).]

In clause (1), omit "either House of" and "or both Houses assembled together,".

In clause (2), omit "either House of" and for "a House to which any message is so sent" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), omit "both Houses of" and "assembled together".

In clause (2), for "either House" 3 * * * * substitute "Parliament".

For "either House, any joint sitting of the Houses, and any Committee of Parliament" substitute "Parliament and any committee thereof".

Omit.

For this article, substitute: --

The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of Parliament "93. So often as the office of Speaker or Deputy Speaker of Parliament becomes vacant, Parliament. shall choose a member thereof to be its Speaker or Deputy Speaker, as the case may be".

For "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (c), for "members of the House" substitute "member of Parliament".

Omit the second proviso.

For "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament". In clause (2), for "the House" substitute "Parliament".

For "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament". In clause (2), for "in the House" substitute "in Parliament".

Omit "to the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States, and" , and for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), omit "Each House of" and the proviso.

In clause (2), omit "either House of".

In clause (3), for "the House of the People or the Chairman of the Council of States, as the case may be," and for "the House of the People or the Council of States" substitute "Parliament".

Omit "either House of".

In clause (1), for "either House or joint sitting of the Houses" substitute "Parliament" , and omit "Chairman or".

In clause (2), omit "Either House of".

4 [In clause (3), omit "either House of" and for "of the House" substitute "thereof".

In clause (4), for "a House" and "the House" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (3), after "member" insert "of the provisional Parliament or" and for "the Chairman or the Speaker, as the case may be" substitute "the Speaker of the provisional Parliament".

In clause (4), omit "either House of" and for "the House" substitute "Parliament".

Omit "either House of".

In clause (2), omit "either House of".

In clause (3), omit "each House of" and for "committees of each House" substitute "committees thereof". In clause (4), omit "a House of".

Omit "either House of".

For this article, substitute: --

Provision as to pending Bills. "107. A Bill pending in Parliament shall not lapse by reason of the prorogation of Parliament."

Omit.

For "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (4), omit "when it is transmitted to the Council of States under article 109, and".

Omit "the Houses of" for "the Houses" substitute "Parliament" and for "they will reconsider" substitute "Parliament will reconsider".

112

113

114

115

116

117

118

119

120

123

124.

151

158

5 [249

In clause (1), omit "both the Houses of".

In clause (3), for sub-clause (b) substitute : --

"(b) the salaries and allowances of the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of Parliament ;".

In clause (1), omit "either House of".

In clause (2), For "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (2), omit "either House of".

In clause (1), omit "both the Houses of" , and for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), omit "and a Bill making such provision shall not be introduced in the Council of States".

In clause (3), omit "either House of" , and for "that House" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), omit "Each House of".

In clause (2), for "the Chairman of the Council of States* or the Speaker of the House of the People, as the easel may be" substitute "the Speaker of Parliament". Omit clauses (3) and (4).

Omit "each House of" and "a House of".

In clause (1), for "the Chairman of the Council of States or Speaker of the House of the People" substitute "the Speaker of Parliament" and omit ", as the case may be,".

In clause (1), for "both Houses of Parliament are in session" substitute "Parliament is in session".

In clause (2), omit "both Houses of" , and for "resolutions" , disapproving it are passed by both Houses, upon the passing of the second of those resolutions substitute "a resolution disapproving, it is passed by Parliament, upon the passing of that resolution", and omit the Explanation.

In clause (4), omit"each House of", and for "that House" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), omit "each House of".

In clause (1), omit "either House of" and for "that House" substitute "Parliament or that House, as the case may be".

In clause (1), for "the Council of States" substitute "Parliament".]

6 * * * * *

274

281

312

320

323

329A

(new)

338

340

348

352

354

356

357

359

361

368

Second Schedule

Third Schedule

In clause (1), omit "either House of".

Omit "each House of".

In clause- (1), omit "if the Council of States has declared by resolution supported by not less than two-thirds of the members present and voting that it is necessary or expedient in the national interest so to do,".

In clause (5), for "each House of Parliament" and "both Houses of Parliament" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (1), omit "each House of".

In Part XV, after article 329, insert : --

Certain provisions of this part not to apply to provisional parliament and provisionsal legislatures.

"329A. The provisions of article 325 shall not apply in relation to the Legislatures of States functioning under article 382 or article 385 and the provisions of article 326 and clause (b) of article 329 shall not apply in relation to the provisional Parliament functioning under article 379 and such Legislatures of States."

In clause (2), omit "each House of".

In clause (3), omit "each House of".

In sub-clause (b) of clause (1), for "either House of Parliament" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (2), omit "each House of" , for "resolutions of both Houses" substitute "a resolution" and omit the proviso.

In clause (2), omit "each House of".

In clause (3), omit "each House of" , for "resolutions of both Houses" substitute "a resolution" and omit the proviso.

In clause (4), for "second of the resolutions" substitute "resolution" , in the first proviso omit "both Houses of" , and omit the second proviso.

In clause (1), for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament".

In clause (3), omit "each House of".

In clause (1), omit "either House of".

Omit "either House of" and "in each House" ; and for "that House" substitute "Parliament".

In paragraph 7, for "the House of the People" substitute "Parliament" omit "and the Chairman of the Council of States" and "and to the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States" and for "salaries" substitute "salary".

In Form III, for "the Council of States (or the House of the People)" substitute "Parliaments the Council of States" and "and to the Deputy Chairman of the

Seventh In List I--

Schedule For entry 73,substitute :--

"73. Salaries and allowances ofthe Speaker, the Deputy Speaker and members of Parliament."

In entry 74, for "each House ofParliament" and "each House" substitute "Parliament".

PART II

168 In clause (1), for "For every State there shall" substitute"Subject to the provisions of article 382, there shall for every State".

172A(new) After article 172,insert : --

Certainprovisions not to apply to provisions not to apply to provisional Legis Latures ofStates.

"172A.The provisions of articles 169 to 172 (both inclusive) 7 [, clause(a) of article 173 and sub-clause (d) of clause (1) of article 191 shall notapply in relation] to the House or Houses of the Legislature of any Statefunctioning under article 382."

8 [174 In clause (2), omit sub-clause (b).]

178 For this article, substitute : --

TheSpeaker and Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.

"178.So often as the office of Speaker or Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assemblyof a State becomes vacant, the Assembly shall choose a member thereof to be itsSpeaker or Deputy Speaker, as the case may be."

179 Omit the second proviso.

182 For this article, substitute : --

TheChairman and Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council

"182.So often as the office of Chairman or Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Councilof a State becomes vacant, the Council shall choose a member thereof to be itsChairman or Deputy Chairman, as the case may be."

9 [190 To clause (3), add : --

Inthe application of this clause to a person who is chosen a member of a House ofthe Legislature of a State at the first elections held under this Constitution,the expression "the Speaker or the Chairman, as the case may be" means theSpeaker of the Legislative Assembly or the Chairman of the Legislative Council,as the case may be, of that State functioning under the provisions of Part XXI.'.]

238 For clause (6) substitute : --

"(6) In article 164--

(i)for the proviso to clause (1), the following proviso shall be substituted,namely : --

Providedthat in the State of Madhya Bharat there shall be a Minister in charge of tribalwelfare who may in addition be in charge of the welfare of the Scheduled Castesand backward classes or any other work.' ;

(ii)the following clause shall be added at the end, namely : --

(6)The provisions of clauses (2) and (4) shall not apply in relation to a Statehaving no House of the Legislature.".

Inclause (7), for "For every State there shall" substitute "Subject to theprovisions of article 385, there shall for every State".

Afterclause (7), insert : --

"(7a)In article 172A, for the word and figure ' article 382' the word and figure'article 385' shall be substituted."

10 [Afterclause (8), insert : --

(8a)In sub-clause (b) of clause (3) of article 190, after the words "as the casemay be" , the words "or, if there is no such officer, to the Rajpramukh,"shall be inserted.]

Afterclause (11), insert : --

"(11A)After article 212, the following shall be inserted, namely : --

Specialprovisions for certain States.

Certain provisions not to apply to States having no House of theLegislature.

212A.(1) The provisions of articles 11 [175] to 189 (both inclusive), 193to 199 (both inclusive), the first proviso to article 200, the proviso toarticle '201, clauses (1) and (2) and sub-clause (b) of clause (3) 01 article202 '[articles 203 to 207 (both inclusive) and articles 209 to 212 (bothinclusive)] shall not apply to any State which has no House of the Legislaturebut clauses (2) and (3) shall apply in relation to such States in place of thesaid provisions.

(2)The Rajpramukh or other authority exercising the legislative powers in any suchState as aforesaid under article 385 shall prepare such Bills as may be deemednecessary, and the Rajpramukh shall declare as respects any Bill so preparedeither that he assents to the Bill or that he withholds assent therefrom or thathe reserves it for the consideration of the President.

(3)Any expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of any such State incurred after the31st day of March, 1950. whether expenditure charged by this Constitution onsuch Fund or not, shall be deemed to have been duly authorised if it is includedin an Appropriation Act made under clause (2) providing for the appropriationout of the Consolidated Fund of the State of all moneys required to meet suchexpenditure.

(4)Any reference in this Constitution to Acts or laws of, or made by, theLegislature of a. State shall be construed as including a reference to Actsmade under this article.'

(11B)To article 213, the following clause shall be added, namely : --

(4)The provisions of this article shall not apply in relation to a State hayingno House of the Legislature.'

238A(new) In Part VII, after article 238, insert :--

Certainprovisions not to apply to States having on House of the Legislature.

"238A.Any provisions of this Constitution which relate to the laying of anyregulation, report or other paper before, the Legislature of a State specifiedin Part B of the First Schedule shall not apply in relation to any such, Statehaving no House of the Legislature."

267In clause (2), add at the end--

"orby law made under article 212A".

333A(new) After article 333, insert : --

Certainprovisions not to apply to States having on House of the Legislature.

"333A.The provisions of articles 332 and 333 shall not apply in relation to theLegislatures of States. functioning under article 382 or article 385."

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1.ThisOrder ceased to be in force from June 1952.

2. Substituted by C. O. 31.

3.Thewords and "the House" were rep. by C. O. 31.

4.Substituted by C. O. 37.

5.Substituted by C. O. 20.

6.Entriesrelating to articles 251 and 252 were omitted by C. O. 20.

7.Substituted by C. O. 11.

8.Substituted by C. O. 31.

9.Insertedby C. O. 37.

10.Insertedby C. O. 36.

11.Substituted by C. O. 36.




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