Article 295 of Indian Constitution

Article 295 of Indian Constitution: Succession to property, assets, rights, liabilities and obligations in other cases

Article 295  – Constitution Of India

(1) As from the commencement of this Constitution—

(a) all property and assets which immediately before such commencement were vested in any Indian State corresponding to a State specified in Part B of the First Schedule shall vest in the Union, if the purposes for which such property and assets were held immediately before such commencement will thereafter be purposes of the Union relating to any of the matters enumerated in the Union List, and

(b) all rights, liabilities and obligations of the Government of any Indian State corresponding to a State specified in Part B of the First Schedule, whether arising out of any contract or otherwise, shall be the rights, liabilities and obligations of the Government of India, if the purposes for which such rights were acquired or liabilities or obligations were incurred before such commencement will thereafter be purposes of the Government of India relating to any of the matters enumerated in the Union List, subject to any agreement entered into in that behalf by the Government of India with the Government of that State.

(2) Subject as aforesaid, the Government of each State specified in Part B of the First Schedule shall, as from the commencement of this Constitution, be the successor of the Government of the corresponding Indian State as regards all property and assets and all rights, liabilities and obligations, whether arising out of any contract or otherwise, other than those referred to in clause (1).


Constitution Of India Part 12 Finance, Property, Contracts And Suits – Articles 264 to 300


Article 264 of Indian Constitution
Article 264 of Indian Constitution: Interpretation Article 264 - Constitution Of India In this Part, “Finance Commission” means a Finance Commission constituted under article 280 ...
Article 265 of Indian Constitution
Article 265 of Indian Constitution: Taxes not to be imposed save by authority of law Article 265 Taxes not to be imposed save by authority ...
Article 266 of Indian Constitution
Article 266 of Indian Constitution: Consolidated Funds and public accounts of India and of the States Article 266 Consolidated Funds and public accounts of India ...
Article 267 of Indian Constitution – Contingency Fund
Article 267 of Indian Constitution: Contingency Fund Article 267 Contingency Fund - Constitution Of India (1) Parliament may by law establish a Contingency Fund in ...
Article 268 of Indian Constitution – Distribution of Revenues between the Union and the States
Article 268 of Indian Constitution: Distribution of Revenues between the Union and the States Article 268 Distribution of Revenues between the Union and the States - ...
Article 269 of Indian Constitution
Article 269 of Indian Constitution: Taxes levied and collected by the Union but assigned to the States. Article 269 Taxes levied and collected by the ...
Article 270 of Indian Constitution
Article 270 of Indian Constitution: Taxes levied and distributed between the Union and the States. Article 270 Taxes levied and distributed between the Union and ...
Article 271 of Indian Constitution
Article 271 of Indian Constitution: Surcharge on certain duties and taxes for purposes of the Union. Article 271 Surcharge on certain duties and taxes for ...
Article 272 of Indian Constitution
Article 272 of Indian Constitution Article 272  - Constitution Of India [Taxes which are levied and collected by the Union and may be distributed between ...
Article 273 of Indian Constitution
Article 273 of Indian Constitution: Grants in lieu of export duty on jute and jute products. Article 273 Grants in lieu of export duty on ...
Article 274 of Indian Constitution
Article 274 of Indian Constitution: Prior recommendation of President required to Bills affecting taxation in which States are interested. Article 274 - Constitution Of India ...
Article 275 of Indian Constitution
Article 275 of Indian Constitution: Grants from the Union to certain States Article 275 Grants from the Union to certain States - Constitution Of India ...
Article 276 of Indian Constitution
Article 276 of Indian Constitution: Taxes on professions, trades, callings and employments Article 276 Taxes on professions, trades, callings and employments - Constitution Of India ...
Article 277 of Indian Constitution
Article 277 of Indian Constitution: Savings Article 277 Savings - Constitution Of India Any taxes, duties, cesses or fees which, immediately before the commencement of ...
Article 278 of Indian Constitution
Article 278 of Indian Constitution Article 278 - Constitution Of India [Agreement with States in Part B of the First Schedule with regard to certain ...
Article 279 of Indian Constitution
Article 279 of Indian Constitution: Calculation of “net proceeds” etc. Article 279 Calculation of “net proceeds” etc. - Constitution Of India (1) In the foregoing ...
Article 280 of Indian Constitution
Article 280 of Indian Constitution: Finance Commission Article 280 Finance Commission - Constitution Of India (1) The President shall, within two years from the commencement of ...
Article 28 of Indian Constitution
Article 28 of Indian Constitution: Article 28  - Constitution Of India Constitution Of India Part 12 Finance, Property, Contracts And Suits – Articles 264 to ...
Article 282 of Indian Constitution
Article 282 of Indian Constitution: Expenditure defrayable by the Union or a State out of its revenues Article 282 Expenditure defrayable by the Union or ...
Article 283 of Indian Constitution
Article 283 of Indian Constitution: Custody, etc., of Consolidated Funds, Contingency Funds and moneys credited to the public accounts. Article 283  - Constitution Of India ...
Article 284 of Indian Constitution
Article 284 of Indian Constitution: Custody of suitors’ deposits and other moneys received by public servants and courts. Article 284  - Constitution Of India All ...
Article 285 of Indian Constitution
Article 285 of Indian Constitution: Exemption of property of the Union from State taxation Article 285 Exemption of property of the Union from State taxation ...
Article 286 of Indian Constitution
Article 286 of Indian Constitution: Restrictions as to imposition of tax on the sale or purchase of goods Article 286 Restrictions as to imposition of ...
Article 287 of Indian Constitution
Article 287 of Indian Constitution: Exemption from taxes on electricity Article 287 Exemption from taxes on electricity - Constitution Of India Save in so far ...
Article 288 of Indian Constitution
Article 288 of Indian Constitution: Exemption from taxation by States in respect of water or electricity in certain cases Article 288 Exemption from taxation by ...
Article 289 of Indian Constitution
Article 289 of Indian Constitution: Exemption of property and income of a State from Union taxation. Article 289 Exemption of property and income of a ...
Article 290 of Indian Constitution
Article 290 of Indian Constitution: Adjustment in respect of certain expenses and pensions Article 290 Adjustment in respect of certain expenses and pensions - Constitution ...
Article 291 of Indian Constitution
Article 291 of Indian Constitution Article 291  - Constitution Of India [Privy purse sums of Rulers.] Rep. by the Constitution (Twenty-sixth Amendment) Act, 197l, s ...
Article 292 of Indian Constitution
Article 292 of Indian Constitution: Borrowing by the Government of India Article 292 Borrowing by the Government of India - Constitution Of India The executive ...
Article 293 of Indian Constitution
Article 293 of Indian Constitution: Borrowing by States Article 293 Borrowing by States - Constitution Of India (1) Subject to the provisions of this article, ...
Article 294 of Indian Constitution
Article 294 of Indian Constitution: Succession to property, assets, rights, liabilities and obligations in certain cases Article 294  - Constitution Of India As from the ...
Article 295 of Indian Constitution
Article 295 of Indian Constitution: Succession to property, assets, rights, liabilities and obligations in other cases Article 295  - Constitution Of India (1) As from ...
Article 296 of Indian Constitution
Article 296 of Indian Constitution: Property accruing by escheat or lapse or as bona vacantia Article 296 Property accruing by escheat or lapse or as ...
Article 297 of Indian Constitution
Article 297 of Indian Constitution: Things of value within territorial waters or continental shelf and resources of the exclusive economic zone to vest in the ...
Article 298 of Indian Constitution
Article 298 of Indian Constitution: Power to carry on trade, etc. Article 298 Power to carry on trade, etc. - Constitution Of India The executive ...
Article 299 of Indian Constitution
Article 299 of Indian Constitution: Contracts Article 299 Contracts - Constitution Of India (1) All contracts made in the exercise of the executive power of ...
Article 300 of Indian Constitution
Article 300 of Indian Constitution: Suits and proceedings meaning Article 300 Suits and proceedings meaning - Constitution Of India (1) The Government of India may ...

 

Scroll to Top