Indian Bare Acts

THE BIHAR AND UTTAR PRADESH (ALTERATION OF BOUNDARIES) ACT, 1968

Title : THE BIHAR AND UTTAR PRADESH (ALTERATION OF BOUNDARIES) ACT, 1968

Year : 1968



As from the appointed day, any reference in any order relating to delimitation of parliamentary constituencies, assembly constituencies or council constituencies-

(a) (i) To the State of Bihar, shall be construed as including the territories transferred to that State from the State of Uttar Pradesh under clause (a) of sub-section (1) of section 3, but excluding the territories transferred from the State of Bihar to the State of Uttar Pradesh under clause (b) of that sub-section;

(ii) To any district,sub-division,police-station or other administrative unit in the State of Bihar, shall be construed as including that part of the territories, if any, transferred to that State, which is included in that district, sub-division, police-station or other administrative unit by order made under sub-section (5) of section 3;

(b) (i) To the State of Uttar Pradesh,shall be construed as including the territories transferred to that State from the State of Bihar under clause (b) of sub-section (1) of section 3, but excluding the territories transferred from the State of Uttar Pradesh to the State of Bihar under clause (a) of that sub-section;

(ii) To any district,sub-division,police-station or other administrative unit in the State of Uttar Pradesh, shall be construed as including that part of the territories, if any, transferred to that State, which is included in that district, sub-division, police-station or other administrative unit by order made under sub-section(5)of section 3.



(1) Every sitting member of the House of the People representing any parliamentary constituency the extent of which has been altered by virtue of the provisions of this Act shall, notwithstanding such alteration, be deemed, as from the appointed day, to have been elected to that House by that constituency as so altered.

(2) Every sitting member of the Legislative Assembly of the State of Bihar or Uttar Pradesh representing any assembly constituency the extent of which has been altered by virtue of the provisions of this Act shall, notwithstanding such alteration, be deemed, as from the appointed day, to have been elected to the said Legislative Assembly by that constituency as so altered.

(3) Every sitting member of the Legislative Council of Bihar or Uttar Pradesh representing any council constituency the extent of which has been altered by virtue of the provisions of this Act, shall, notwithstanding such alteration, be deemed, as from the appointed day, to have been elected to the said Legislative Council by that constituency as so altered.
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