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Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowments Act, 1997 Complete Act - Bare Act

StateKarnataka Government
Year
Act Info:
Preamble 1 - HINDU RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS AND CHARITABLE ENDOWMENTS ACT, 1997
Chapter I
Section 1 - Short title, extent, commencement and application
Section 2 - Definitions
Chapter II
Section 3 - Commissioner
Section 4 - Deputy Commissioners and Assistant Commissioner
Section 5 - Subordinate Officers
Section 6 - Commissioner and other officers to be Government servants
Section 7 - Commissioner, etc. to be Hindu
Section 8 - Delegation of powers
Chapter III
Section 9 - Appointment of Archakas
Section 10 - Qualifications for Archakas
Section 11 - Archakas to be on the Committee of Management
Section 12 - Emoluments and Service Conditions of Archakas
Section 13 - Register of Temple servants
Section 14 - Pattern of Temple Servants to be determined by rules
Section 15 - Salary and Service Conditions of Temple servants
Section 16 - Mis-conduct and Penalty
Chapter IV
Section 17 - Creation of Common Pool Fund
Section 18 - Transfers to Common Pool Fund
Section 19 - Administration of Common Pool Fund
Chapter V
Section 20 - Constitution of the Advisory Committee
Section 21 - Disqualification of Members
Section 22 - Functions of the Advisory Committee
Chapter VI
Section 23 - Notified Institutions
Section 24 - Controlling Authorities
Section 25 - Constitution of the Committee of Management
Section 26 - Term of Office of the Committee of Management and Election of Chairman
Section 27 - Meeting of the Committee of Management
Section 28 - Power to dissolve the Committee of Management
Section 29 - Appointment of Administrator
Section 30 - Filling up of casual vacancies
Section 31 - Alienation or transfer of the lands or other property granted to Notified Insititutions invalid unless authorised
Section 32 - Power in case of unauthorised alienation or transfer
Section 33 - Suits on behalf of Notified Institutions
Section 34 - Arrears of rent due to a Notified Institution
Chapter VII
Section 35 - Applicability of the Chapter
Section 36 - Budget of Notified Institutions
Section 37 - Maintenance and Audit of Accounts
Section 38 - Audit Report
Section 39 - Rectification of Defects disclosed in audit and orders of surcharge against Chairman or Executive Officer
Section 40 - Rectification of defects detected by Commissioner
Section 41 - Obligations of certain Institutions
Chapter VIII
Section 42 - Declared Institutions
Section 43 - Notice to show cause
Section 44 - Effect of Declaration
Section 45 - Appointment of Salaried Executive Officer
Section 46 - Term of office and duties of Executive Officer
Section 47 - Action against Executive Officer
Section 48 - Application of the Provisions of Chapters VI and VII in certain cases
Chapter IX
Section 49 - Power of Commissioner to issue directions
Section 50 - Power to institute and hold enquiries
Section 51 - Power to take action for protection of property
Section 52 - Power of removal and dismissal
Section 53 - Decision whether a property is property of Notified Institution or Delcared Institution
Section 54 - Encroachment upon lands and buildings
Section 55 - Power of Eviction of lessee, licensee or mortgagee with possession in certain cases
Section 56 - Power to put Chairman or Executive Officer in possession
Section 57 - Chairman or Executive Officer not to lend or borrow moneys
Section 58 - Commissioner, etc., to observe appropriate customs, usage's and practices
Section 59 - Power to decide questions affecting Hindu Religious or Charitable purpose
Section 60 - Power of Inspection and Supervision
Section 61 - Investment of Money belonging to a Notified Institution or Declared Institution
Section 62 - Alienation of Immoveable Property
Chapter X
Section 63 - Revisional Powers of Commissioner
Section 64 - Computation of Limitation
Section 65 - Civil Procedure Code to apply to Proceedings under the Act
Section 66 - Officers holding enquiries to have powers of Civil Court
Section 67 - All enquiries to be Judicial Proceedings
Section 68 - Bar of Jurisdiction
Chapter XI
Section 69 - Removal of Discrimination in the distribution of Prasada or Theertha
Section 70 - Commissioner, and other Officers to be Public Servants
Section 71 - Costs and expenses incurred on legal proceedings by the Commissioner, etc.
Section 72 - Costs of proceedings before Courts
Section 73 - Costs of proceedings before the Commissioner or the Deputy Commissioner or Assistant Commissioner
Section 74 - Court fees
Section 75 - Immunity from suits and proceedings.
Section 76 - Power to make Rules
Section 77 - Power to remove difficulties
Section 78 - Repeal and Savings
Section 79 - Amendment of Karnataka Act 32 of 1974


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