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THE CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSIONER AND OTHER ELECTION COMMISSIONERS (CONDITIONS OF SERVICE) ACT, 1991

Title : THE CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSIONER AND OTHER ELECTION COMMISSIONERS (CONDITIONS OF SERVICE) ACT, 1991

Year : 1991

[Act, No. 11 of 1991]
[25th January, 1991]

PREAMBLE

An Act to determine the conditions of service of the Chief Election Commissioners and other Election Commissioners 1*[and to provide for the procedure for transaction of business by the Election Commission and for matters] connected therewith or incidental thereto.

BE it enacted by Parliament in the Forty-first Year of the Republic of India as follows:-

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1. Substituted for "and for matters" by the Chief Election Commissioner and other Election Commissioners (Conditions of Service) Amdt Act, 1993 w.e.f. 01-10-1993

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This Act may be called1[the Election Commission (Conditions of Service of Election Commissioners and transaction of Business)] Act, 1991.

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1. Substituted for "the Chief Election Commissioner and other Commissioners (Conditions of Service)" by the Chief Election Commissioner and other Election Commissioners (Conditions of Service) Amdt Act, 1993 w.e.f. 01-10-1993.

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In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-

(a) "Chief Election Commissioner" means the Chief Election Commissioner appointed under Article 324 of the Constitution;

1*[(b) "Election Commission" means the Election Commission referred to in article 324 of the Constitution.]

1*[c] "Election Commissioner" means any other Election Commissioner appointed under Article 324 of the Constitution.

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1. Clause (b) relettered as Clause (c) and Clause (b) inserted before Clause (c) by the Chief Election Commissioner and other Election Commissioners (Conditions of Service) Amdt Act, 1993 w.e.f. 01-10-1993.

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