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THE UTTAR PRADESH REORGANISATION ACT, 2000

Title : THE UTTAR PRADESH REORGANISATION ACT, 2000

Year : 1962

THE UTTAR PRADESH REORGANISATION ACT, 2000

ACT NO. 29 OF 2000

[25th August, 2000.]


An Act to provide for the reorganisation of the existing State of
Uttar Pradesh and for matters connected therewith.

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


PART

PRELIMINARY


PART I

PRELIMINARY


1.Short title.


1. Short title.-This Act may be called the Uttar Pradesh
Reorganisation Act, 2000.


2.Definitions.


2. Definitions.-In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-

(a) "appointed day" means the day which the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint;

(b) "article" means an article of the Constitution;

(c) "assembly constituency", "council constituency" and "parliamentary constituency" have the same meanings as in the Representation of the
People Act, 1950 (43 of 1950)

(d) "Election Commission" means the Election Commission appointed by the President under article 324;

(e) "existing State of Uttar Pradesh" means the State of Uttar Pradesh as existing immediately before the appointed day;

(f) "law" includes any enactment, ordinance, regulation, order, bye-law, rule, scheme, notification or other instrument having, immediately before the appointed day, the force of law in the whole or in any part of the existing State of Uttar Pradesh;

(g) "notified order" means an order published in the Official Gazette;

(h) "population ratio", in relation to the States of Uttar Pradesh and
Uttaranchal, means the ratio of 1321:70;

(i) "sitting member", in relation to either House of Parliament or of the Legislature of the existing State of Uttar Pradesh, means a person who immediately before the appointed day, is a member of that House;

(j) "successor State", in relation to the existing State of Uttar
Pradesh, means the State of Uttar Pradesh or Uttaranchal;

(k) "transferred territory" means the territory which on the appointed day is transferred from the existing State of Uttar Pradesh to the
State of Uttaranchal;

(l) "treasury" includes a sub-treasury; and

(m) any reference to a district, tehsil or other territorial division of the existing State of Uttar Pradesh shall be construed as a reference to the area comprised within that territorial division on the appointed day.


PART

REORGANISATION OF THE STATE OF UTTAR PRADESH

Last updated on May, 2015
Title : THE UTTAR PRADESH REORGANISATION ACT, 2000

Year : 1962

THE UTTAR PRADESH REORGANISATION ACT, 2000

ACT NO. 29 OF 2000

[25th August, 2000.]


An Act to provide for the reorganisation of the existing State of
Uttar Pradesh and for matters connected therewith.

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


PART

PRELIMINARY


PART I

PRELIMINARY


1.Short title.


1. Short title.-This Act may be called the Uttar Pradesh
Reorganisation Act, 2000.


2.Definitions.


2. Definitions.-In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-

(a) "appointed day" means the day which the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint;

(b) "article" means an article of the Constitution;

(c) "assembly constituency", "council constituency" and "parliamentary constituency" have the same meanings as in the Representation of the
People Act, 1950 (43 of 1950)

(d) "Election Commission" means the Election Commission appointed by the President under article 324;

(e) "existing State of Uttar Pradesh" means the State of Uttar Pradesh as existing immediately before the appointed day;

(f) "law" includes any enactment, ordinance, regulation, order, bye-law, rule, scheme, notification or other instrument having, immediately before the appointed day, the force of law in the whole or in any part of the existing State of Uttar Pradesh;

(g) "notified order" means an order published in the Official Gazette;

(h) "population ratio", in relation to the States of Uttar Pradesh and
Uttaranchal, means the ratio of 1321:70;

(i) "sitting member", in relation to either House of Parliament or of the Legislature of the existing State of Uttar Pradesh, means a person who immediately before the appointed day, is a member of that House;

(j) "successor State", in relation to the existing State of Uttar
Pradesh, means the State of Uttar Pradesh or Uttaranchal;

(k) "transferred territory" means the territory which on the appointed day is transferred from the existing State of Uttar Pradesh to the
State of Uttaranchal;

(l) "treasury" includes a sub-treasury; and

(m) any reference to a district, tehsil or other territorial division of the existing State of Uttar Pradesh shall be construed as a reference to the area comprised within that territorial division on the appointed day.


PART

REORGANISATION OF THE STATE OF UTTAR PRADESH

Last updated on May, 2015

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