Indian Bare Acts

THE STATE OF NAGALAND ACT, 1962

Title : THE STATE OF NAGALAND ACT, 1962

Year : 1962



The President may at any time before the appointed day, authorise such expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of the State of Nagaland 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 Nagaland :

Provided that the Governor of Nagaland may, after the appointed day, authorise such further expenditure as he deems necessary from the Consolidated Fund of the State of Nagaland for any period not extending beyond the said period of six months.

22A - 1* Allowances and privileges of Governor of Nagaland

The allowances and privileges of the Governor of Nagaland shall, until provision in that behalf is made by Parliament by law under clause (3) of article 158, be such as the President may, by order, determine.

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1. Inserted by the State of Nagaland (Amendment) Act. 1981 (35 of 1981), S. 2 (w.r.e.f. 26-7-1981).

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The President shall by order determine the grants-in-aid of the revenues of the State of Nagaland and the share of that State in the Union duties of excise, estate duty and taxes on income and for that purpose amend thereby the relevant provisions of the Union Duties of Excise (Distribution) Act, 1962, the Additional Duties of Excise (Goods of Special Importance) Act, 1957, the Estate Duty (Distribution) Act, 1962, and the Constitution (Distribution of Revenues) Order. 1962, in such manner as he thinks fit.



(1) All property and assets situated in, or used for, or in connection with the administration of the Naga Hills-Tuensang Area and vested in the , Union immediately before the appointed day (other than any property or assets so vested for purposes of the Union) shall, as from that day, vest in the State of Nagaland :

Provided that the cash balances in the treasuries in Naga Hills-Tuensang Area immediately before the appointed day shall, as from that day, vest in the State of Nagaland.

(2) All rights, liabilities and obligations of the Central Government, whether arising out of any contract or otherwise, which are, immediately before the appointed day, the rights, liabilities and obligations of the Central Government arising out of or in the connection with the administration of the Naga Hills-Tuensang Area shall, as from that day. be the rights, liabilities and obligations of the Government of the State of Nagaland.



The right to recover arrears of any tax or duty (being a tax or duty enumerated in the State List in the Seventh Schedule to the Constitution) which have fallen due in the Naga Hills-Tuensang Area shall pass to the State of Nagaland.

Last updated on May, 2016

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