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Apr 22 1977 (HC)

Shantilal Ambalal Mehta Vs. M.A. Rangaswamy

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : (1977)79BOMLR633; 1977MhLJ587

..... words 'law in force' within the meaning of article 372(1) of the constitution includes common law. article 372(1) of the constitution of india, which provides for continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation, states:(i) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of india immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall continue in force therein until ..... altered or repealed or amended by a competent legislature or other competent authority.in builders supply corporation v. union of india ..... prior to 1950, can be said to constitute 'law in force' in the territory of india at the relevant time. in other words, is this doctrine of common law which was introduced in this country and followed, law in force within the meaning of article 372(1)? if it is, then by virtue of article 372(1) itself, the same law would continue to be in force until it is validly altered, repealed or .....

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Aug 25 1955 (HC)

The State Vs. Madan Mohan Dey and ors.

Court : Kolkata

Reported in : AIR1955Cal614,1955CriLJ1582

..... of the constitution and the adaptation of laws order, 1950, ordinance 19 of 1944 with but a verbal modification has ..... continued to be and is still in force.6. for the reasons stated, it would follow that ordinance 19 of 1944 ..... laws of the legislature of the dominion in question or by any other legislature or other authority having power in that behalf.'the result was undoubtedly to attract ordinance 19 of 1944 as part of the law of the land, subject to the india (adaptation of existing indian laws) order, 1947. then came the constitution of india, article 372 whereof provided for the continuance in force of existing laws and for their adaptation. by reason of article 372 .....

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Oct 06 1994 (HC)

Hawabai Wd/O Late Suleman Haji Vs. Abdul Sattar Suleman Haji Ahmed Oom ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 1995(2)BomCR551

..... constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of india immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall continue in force therein until altered or repealed or amended ..... by a competent legislature or other competent authority.'the other sub-clauses of article 372 are ..... be resolved and further question is as to which law should prevail over the other?14. in my view, the answer to this conflict can be resolved if we apply article 372(1) as the constitution of india which reads as follows :-'372. continuance in force existing laws and their adaptation---(1) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this .....

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May 31 1999 (HC)

Abdulrahup Mohamad Isaq Chattarki Vs. Smt. Ahmadi Begum

Court : Karnataka

Reported in : 1999(2)ALT(Cri)330; 1999CriLJ3934; 1999(5)KarLJ53

..... the principles of muslim law as controlled and made applicable by the constitution of india. article 372 clause (1) reads as under.-'article 372. continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation.-(1) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of india immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall continue in force therein until altered or ..... repealed or amended by a competent legislature or other competent authority'.7. the preamble and basic structure of the constitution ..... individuals and to discard and renounce the practices derogatory to the dignity of woman and any earlier law running counter to the above or in conflict thereto cannot be deemed or taken to have been continued or allowed to continue after the enforcement of the constitution under article 372.8. in the present case, the burden was on the present revision petitioner to have established and .....

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Dec 10 2007 (HC)

K.V. Ananthakrushnan Vs. the Registrar, High Court,

Court : Chennai

Reported in : (2008)1MLJ9

..... constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of india immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall continue in force therein until ..... thereof was subject immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall no longer apply to the exercise of such jurisdiction.]the existing laws and their adaptation were also allowed to be continued under article 372 of the constitution of india. clause (1) of article 372 reads as follows:372. continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation.-(1) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this ..... amend or alter the rules of the high court. the letters patent cannot be a perpetual law after the transfer of power by the british and india becoming a republic.as on the date of coming into force of the constitution under article 372 erstwhile acts and laws had to be adapted within two years period. letters patent was not adopted within the said period. this may even .....

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Oct 09 2013 (HC)

Delhi High Court Bar Association and anr Vs. Govt of Nct of Delhi and ...

Court : Delhi

..... page 29 of 531 1950, by virtue of article 372 of the constitution which provides thus: ?372. continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation.(1) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of india immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall continue in force therein until altered or repealed or amended by ..... a competent legislature or other competent authority. a pre-constitutional law shall continue .....

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Oct 09 2013 (HC)

Delhi High Court Bar Association and anr. Vs. Govt. of Nct of Delhi an ...

Court : Delhi

..... page 29 of 531 1950, by virtue of article 372 of the constitution which provides thus: ?372. continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation.(1) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of india immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall continue in force therein until altered or repealed or amended by ..... a competent legislature or other competent authority. a pre-constitutional law shall continue .....

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Jul 08 1988 (HC)

J.K. Cigarettes Co. Ltd. Vs. Union of India (Uoi)

Court : Jammu and Kashmir

Reported in : 1988(18)ECC34,1989(39)ELT355(J& K)

..... of this constitution shall continue in force therein until altered or repealed or amended by a competent legislature ..... over the same. article 372 of the constitution of india has been applied to the state in a modified form. insofar as it applies to the state of jammu and kashmir, it reads :'372. continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation. (1) notwithstanding the repeal by this constitution of the enactments referred to in article 395 but subject to the other provisions of this constitution, all the laws in force in the territory of ..... india immediately before the commencement .....

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Jul 24 1996 (HC)

Deepesh Mahesh Zaveri Vs. Union of India and Others

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 1996CriLJ4112

..... otherwise requires, the general clauses act, 1897, shall, subject to any adaptations and modifications that may be made therein under article 372, apply for the interpretation of the constitution as it applies for the interpretation of an act of the legislature of the dominion of india. article 372 deals with continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation. when we turn to the general clauses act, 1897, the word ' ..... from the date of detention viz. within three months from 10th october, 1995. we may in this behalf refer to the provisions of article 22(4) of the constitution of india, which reads as under :- '22(4) no law providing for preventive detention shall authorise the detention of a person for a longer period than three months unless (a) an advisory board ..... on the 10th october, 1995, the order of confirmation issued on 10th january, 1996 does not violate the petitioner's right under article 22(4) of the constitution. the words used in article 22(4) are no law providing for preventive detention shall authorise the detention of a person for a longer period than three months unless the advisory board opines to ..... is whether the government is required to pass the order of confirmation within three months as contended by mr. karmali or whether the mandate of article 22(4) of the constitution requires that no law providing for preventive detention shall authorise the detention of a person for a longer period than three months, unless the advisory board had reported before .....

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Jun 28 1971 (HC)

Durga Dass Sud and anr. Vs. Union of India (Uoi) and ors.

Court : Himachal Pradesh

Reported in : AIR1972HP26

..... these articles that law includes any ordinance. order, bye-law. rule. regulation, notification, custom or usage having in the territory of india the force of law and that law must be ..... made by a legislature or other competent authority and was not repealed before the commencement of the constitution and was saved by article 372 so ..... operation either at all or in particular areas.' article 366 (10) says ''existing law' means any law. ordinance. order, bye-law. rule or regulation passed or made before the commencement of this constitution by any legislature, authority or person having power to make such a law. ordinance. order, bye-law. rule or regulation', and article 372 speaks about the continuance in force of existing laws and their adaptation. hence it is obvious from the reading of .....

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