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Feb 14 2002 (SC)

Baldev Singh Gandhi Vs. State of Punjab and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR2002SC1124; JT2002(Suppl1)SC602; (2002)2PLR240; 2002(2)SCALE169; (2002)3SCC667; [2002]1SCR1021

..... and as a result of which financial loss has been caused to the nagar council. therefore you have violated punjab municipal act, 1911. therefore, there is a proposal to remove you from the membership of nagar council, jandiala guru under section 16(1)(e) of the punjab municipal act, 1911.' 3. on receipt of the said show cause notice, the appellant furnished an explanation. in the said explanation ..... and irresponsibly..... the actions of shri baldev singh gandhi were clearly aimed at injuring the financial interest of the municipality. he thus renders himself actionable under section 16(1)(e) of the punjab municipal act, 1911. accordingly, he is hereby removed from the membership of the council.'18. the charge leveled against appellant was that because of his criticism of the house tax assessment list ..... referred to as 'the council') is established and constituted under the provisions of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (hereinafter referred to as 'the act'). in the last election for constituting the council, the appellant herein was elected as a municipal councilor (in short as 'councilor') from ward no. 3 of the council. in the year 1998, the council prepared and finalised the house tax assessment list .....

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Jul 03 2007 (SC)

Ram Krishan Mahajan Vs. Union Territory of Chandigarh and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR2007SC2514; (2007)148PLR347; 2007(8)SCALE675; (2007)6SCC634; 2007AIRSCW4469; 2007(6)SCC634; 2007LawHerald(SC)2132

..... the act of 1911 certain provisions of the act of 1911 such as sections 3, 53, 58, and 192 were extended to the mani majra notified area. section 243 of ..... the appellants herein have challenged the acquisition proceedings, mainly on two grounds, namely that in the absence of a 'building scheme' framed under section 192 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 no land could be acquired under the provisions of the act for the purposes of the scheme. secondly, the appellants challenged the proceedings on the ground that the notification under section 4 of the ..... that there was no publication of the substance of the notification under section 4 of the act in the locality. a few background facts may be noticed at the threshold:3. the mani majra gram panchayat was declared a notified area under section 241 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 on august 19, 1973. by notification dated june 11, 1976, issued under section 242 of ..... argument of mr. ram swaroop is purely a legal submission. it has been argued that as no scheme had been framed as envisaged under section 192 of the punjab municipal act, 1976 (hereinafter called the punjab act) the land could not be acquired for the purpose. it has also been contended that the land could be acquired only for the purpose of the nac and .....

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Dec 12 1984 (SC)

Dr. Balbir Singh and ors. Vs. M.C.D. and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1985SC339; (1985)46CTR(SC)208; [1985]152ITR388(SC); 1984(2)SCALE902; (1985)1SCC167; [1985]2SCR439

..... , the rateable value-was defined in both statutes in the same terms, barring a second proviso which occurred in section 116 of the delhi municipal corporation act, 1957 but was absent in section 3(l)(b) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 and which was admittedly of no consequences. the controversy between the parties centerd round the question as to what is the true meaning of ..... not yet been fixed. one of these appeals related to a case where the building was situate within the jurisdiction of the new delhi municipal committee and was liable to be assessed to property tax under the punjab municipal act, 1911, as is the case in many of the appeals and writ petitions before us, while the other two related to cases where the buildings ..... while the determination of rateable value for the purpose of assessability to property tax in respect of properties situate in new delhi is governed by the punjab municipal act 1911. the relevant provisions of both these statutes in respect of determination of rateable value for the purpose of assessability to property tax are almost identical as observed by this court ..... questions are of great importance since they affect the liability of a large number of property owners in the union territory of delhi to pay property tax under the delhi municipal corporation act 1957 and the punjab municipal act 1911. the appeals before us arise out of writ petitions filed in the high court of delhi challenging assessments made by the .....

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Jul 15 1994 (SC)

Yogendra Pal and Others Vs. Municipality, Bhatinda and Another

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1994SC2550; JT1994(4)SC376; (1995)109PLR338; 1994(3)SCALE296; (1994)5SCC709; [1994]Supp1SCR693

..... of india before the commencement of the constitution notwithstanding that it or parts of it may not be then in operation either at all or in particular areas. since the punjab municipal act, 1911 passed by the then legislature was the existing law within the meaning of article 366(10) and was also the 'law in force' before the commencement of the constitution, the ..... provisions thereof would not violate article 31(2) of the constitution. hence, the attack against the provisions of section 192(1)(c) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 and against the corresponding provisions of section 203(1)(c) of the haryana municipal act, 1973 on the ground of their violation of article 19(1)(f) read with article 31 as they stood then, must fail. it ..... high court in a group of five writ petitions.3. on 17th november, 1969, the state government, under section 3(18)(b) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (hereinafter referred to as the 'act') declared an area admeasuring 22.23 acres as inbuilt. the said area was described in the notification as pocket no. 6. thereafter, on 11th may, 1976, the state government under ..... differ, they raise a common question of law, viz., whether the provisions of section 192(1)(c) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 and the corresponding provisions of section 203(1)(c) of the haryana municipal act, 1973 for compulsory transfer of the land to the municipal committees without payment of compensation, are valid.2. for the purpose of this common judgment, we propose to narrate the .....

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Aug 01 2007 (SC)

Municipal Committee, Patiala Vs. Model Town Residents Asson. and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR2007SC2844; JT2007(9)SC590; (2007)148PLR333; 2007(9)SCALE507; (2007)8SCC6692007AIRSCW5164; AIR2007SC2844; 2007LawHerald(SC)2429.

..... whether the high court was right in holding that section 3(1)(b) which defines 'annual value' and section 3(8aa) which defines 'market value' in the punjab municipal act, 1911 ('the said act') as substituted by punjab amending act 11 of 1994 suffers from the vice of discrimination and, therefore, they are unconstitutional. we have before us a batch of civil appeals. for the sake of ..... as constitutionally valid in the above decision of this court in the case of patel gordhandas (supra). it is this second method which has been introduced in the punjab municipal act, 1911 by insertion of punjab amending act 11 of 1994. therefore, the word 'rate' has always been construed to mean a tax on the annual value or rateable value of lands or buildings and it ..... quantifiable data of actual or hypothetical rent.18. for the aforestated reasons, we uphold the validity of the aforesaid impugned section 3(1)(b) and section 3(8aa) of the punjab municipal act, 1911, as amended.19. on behalf of the assessees, a number of judgments of this court were cited in the matter of fixation of standard rent. in our opinion, the said ..... (8aa) be declared as unconstitutional.8. the above contentions have been accepted by the high court, which has struck down section 3(1)(b) and section 3(8aa) of the punjab municipal act, 1911, as amended. the short question which requires consideration is whether section 3(1)(b) and section 3(8aa) are violative of the rule of equality in the matter of determination .....

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Sep 12 1969 (SC)

Municipal Committee, Amritsar and ors. Vs. the State of Punjab and anr ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1970SC2182; (1969)2SCC823; [1970]2SCR375

..... in the manner specified in the schedule appended to this act with effect from the 1st october, 1957.section 52(1) of the punjab municipal act relates to the setting apart of the municipal funds and apply the same for different purposes ..... the committee within the municipal limits of the town of amritsar for which it was getting grant-in-aid from the ..... 2) & (3)....section 6 'amendment of punjab acts no. ill of 1911 and no. xx of 1883.-where a local authority has passed a resolution under section 3 or the state government has taken over management of aided schools of a local authority under section 5, the punjab municipal act, 1911, and the punjab district boards act, 1883, shall be deemed to have been amended ..... challenged.2. the appellant committee is a first class municipal committee and has been in existence from a long time. it has been managing its local affairs through the elected representatives from the city who are called municipal commissioners. it is constituted and functions under the provisions of the punjab municipal act 1911. a number of primary schools were being run by .....

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Apr 02 1981 (SC)

Atma Singh and ors. Vs. State of Punjab and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1981SC1173; 1981(1)SCALE566; (1981)2SCC657; [1981]3SCR340; 1981(13)LC356(SC)

..... . in exercise of their powers under sub-section (3) of section 5 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (hereinafter referred to as 'the act'), the state government of punjab by notification dated august 2, 1976, directed inclusion of certain local areas. the local areas so included are : (1) moranwali panchayat area, (2 ..... hold elections in the municipality without delimitation of wards and preparation of fresh electoral rolls. it arises under the following circumstances.2 ..... of substance.5. sub-section (5) of section 5 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, which is relevant for our purposes, reads as follows :(5) when any local area included in a municipality under sub-section (3) is a sabha area, or a part thereof under the punjab gram panchayat act, 1952, representation to the inhabitants of the local area so included on ..... this appeal by special leave from a judgment of the punjab & haryana high court, raises a question of some complexity. the question is when there is a notification issued under sub-section (3) of section 5 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, for inclusion of certain local areas within the limits of a municipality, whether it is permissible for the state government to .....

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Feb 27 2001 (SC)

State of Punjab and ors. Vs. Bhajan Singh and anr.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR2001SC1098; JT2001(3)SC249; RLW2001(2)SC185; 2001(2)SCALE246; (2001)3SCC565; [2001]2SCR149; 2001(2)LC1128(SC)

..... nagar council and did not behave properly. by doing so you have misused the powers vested under section 16(1)(e) of the punjab municipal act, 1911. therefore, it is proposed to take action under section 16(1)(e) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 and to remove him from the membership.'5. the respondent no.1 submitted his reply on 23rd july, 1998 and the said secretary ..... (annexure p-6). despite election of the president and the vice president, the notification in terms of section 24 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (hereinafter referred to as 'the act') was not issued by the state government.4. aggrieved by the inaction of the appellants, particularly the said scretary, the respondent no.1 on 15.5.1998 filed a writ ..... elections. it may be noticed at this stage that the general elections to the panchayat and the municipalities are to be conducted by the state election commission constituted under the punjab state election commission act, 1994 (punjab act no.19 of 1994). after the general elections of the municipality, election of president and vice president is to be conducted in terms of section 20 of ..... the act. the term of the office of the president of a municipality is co-terminus with the term of municipality under section 21 of the act. no elected member of a municipality .....

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Mar 15 2000 (SC)

Municipal Employees Union (Regd.) Sirhind and ors. Vs. State of Punjab ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : 2000(9)SCC432

..... , the question of granting any monetary "whether the clerks and peons working at octroi check posts and barriers run by the respondent municipal committees concerned constituted and functioning under the punjab municipal act, 1911 (for short 'the act') are entitled to be paid for each of the saturdays on which they worked at the octroi check posts and barriers while their ..... in these appeals runs as under :"whether the clerks and peons working at octroi check posts and barriers run by the respondent municipal committees concerned constituted and functioning under the punjab municipal act, 1911 (for short 'the act') are entitled to be paid for each of the saturdays on which they worked at the octroi check posts and barriers while ..... colleagues in the offices of the municipal committees concerned were permitted to enjoy those saturdays as holidays. the appellants are employees of the respondent municipal committees being peons ..... their colleagues in the offices of the municipal committees concerned were permitted to enjoy those saturdays as holidays." *4. this question is posed for .....

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Oct 30 1969 (SC)

State of Haryana Vs. Mohanlal and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1970SC1848; (1969)3SCC484; [1970]3SCR202

..... three trustees appointed by the state government under this section shall cease to be members of the trust.12. reading section 1(3) and section 4a of the act, and section 238 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, together, it seems to us that the true meaning of the latter portion of sub-section (3) of section 1 is that when the government applies the ..... to the municipal committee on the trust under clause (b) of sub-section (1) of section 4 shall be filled ..... this behalf in such notification; and the trust shall be deemed to be dissolved accordingly.7. it appears that on the supersession of the municipality of rohtak in 1954 an administration was appointed under section 238 of the punjab municipal act, 1911. this section, inter alia, provides:238. (1)...(2) when a committee is so superseded, the following consequences shall ensue:(a)...(b) all powers ..... 4-a of the act was not brought to its notice and if it had been brought to its notice the high court may well have come to the contrary conclusion. section 4-a, which was inserted by punjab act viii of 1936 reads :4-a. during the period of supersession of a municipal committee under section 238 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, the three seats allotted .....

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