Court : Orissa
Reported in : 2008(II)OLR891
..... the committees thereof; enforcement of attendance of persons for giving evidence or producing documents before committees of the legislature of the state.40. salaries and allowances of ministers for the state. entry 45 of list iii reads as under:45. inquiries and statistics for the purposes of any of the ..... filed by parkash singh badal, the appellant, who at the relevant point of time was the chief minister of the state of punjab questioning the validity of proceedings initiated under the prevention of corruption act, 1988 and/or the indian penal code. the stand of the appellant in each case was that ..... -ii which are as under:37. elections to the legislature of the state subject to the provisions of any law made by parliament.38. salaries and allowances of members of the legislature of the state, of the speaker and deputy speaker of the legislative assembly and, if there is a ..... have desired to maintain the distinction and hence the wording in the corresponding provision in the p.c. act, 1947 was materially imported into the new pc act, 1947 was materially imported into the new pc act, 1988 without any change in spite of the change made while enacting section 197 cr.p.c.17 ..... fear and pressure from any quarter except the constitutional mandate and sanction. he is not a government officer or departmental head or under the chief minister and parliamentary affairs department to be subjugated to any interference or enquiry. therefore, the state government is not competent to set up a commission .....Tag this Judgment!