The Governor of Bombay may, at any time before the appointed day, authorise such expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of the State of Gujarat as he deems necessary for a period of not more than six months beginning with the appointed day pending the sanction of such expenditure by the Legislature of the State of Gujarat;
Provided that the Governor of Gujarat may, after the appointed day, authorise such further expenditure as he deems necessary from the Consolidated Fund of the State of Gujarat for any period not extending beyond the said period of six months.
(1) The reports of the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India referred to in clause (2) of article 151 relating to the accounts of the State of Bombay in respect of any period prior to the appointed day shall be submitted to the Governor of each of the States of Maharashtra and Gujarat who shall cause them to be laid before the Legislature of the State.
(2) The President may be order:-
(a) Declare any expenditure incurred out of the Consolidated Fund of Bombay on any service in respect of any period prior to the appointed day during the financial year 1960-61 or in respect of any earlier financial year in excess of the amount granted for that service and for the year as disclosed in the reports referred to in sub-section (1) to have been duly authorised, and
(b) Provide for any action to be taken on any matter arising out of the said reports.
The allowance and privileges of the Governor of Gujarat shall, until provision in that behalf is made by Parliament by law under clause (3) of article 158, be such as the President may, be order, determine.
(1) Section 3 of the Union Duties of Excise (Distribution) Act, 1957 (55of 1957), sections 3 and 5 of the Estate Duty and Tax on Railway Passenger Rates (Distribution) Act, 1957 (57 of 1957), section 4 of and the Second Schedule to, the Additional Duties of Excise (Goods of Special Importance) Act, and paragraph 3 of the Constitution (Distribution of Revenues) No.2 Order, 1957 (58 of 1957), shall have effect subject to such modifications as are specified in the Ninth Schedule.
(2) The total amount payable to the State of Maharashtra under the enactments and Order referred to in sub-section (1) in respect of the part of the financial year 1960-61 beginning with the appointed day and in respect of the financial year 1961-62 shall be reduced by a sum of 602 lakhs of rupees and 614 lakhs of rupees.respectively and the total amount payable to the State of Gujarat, under those enactments and Order in respect of each of those periods shall be correspondingly increased.
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