Article 66 of Indian Constitution – Election of VicePresident

Article 66 of Indian Constitution: Election of VicePresident

Article 66 Election of VicePresident- Constitution Of India

(1) The Vice-President shall be elected by the 1 [members of an electoral college consisting of the members of both Houses of Parliament] in accordance with the system of proportional representation by means of the single transferable vote and the voting at such election shall be by secret ballot.

(2) The Vice-President shall not be a member of either House of Parliament or of a House of the Legislature of any State, and if a member of either House of Parliament or of a House of the Legislature of any State be elected Vice-President, he shall be deemed to have vacated his seat in that House on the date on which he enters upon his office as Vice-President.

(3) No person shall be eligible for election as VicePresident unless he—

(a) is a citizen of India;

(b) has completed the age of thirty-five years; and

(c) is qualified for election as a member of the Council of States.

(4) A person shall not be eligible for election as VicePresident if he holds any office of profit under the Government of India or the Government of any State or under any local or other authority subject to the control of any of the said Governments.

Explanation.—For the purposes of this article, a person shall not be deemed to hold any office of profit by reason only that he is the President or Vice-President of the Union or the Governor 1 *** of any State or is a Minister either for the Union or for any State.


Constitution Of India Part 5 The Union – Articles 52 to 151


Article 52 of Indian Constitution

Article 52 of Indian Constitution: The President of India Article 52 The President of India - Constitution Of India There ...

Article 53 of Indian Constitution

Article 53 of Indian Constitution: Executive power of the Union Article 53 Executive power of the Union - Constitution Of ...

Article 54 of Indian Constitution – Election of President

Article 54 of Indian Constitution: Election of President Article 54 Election of President - Constitution Of India The President shall ...

Article 55 of Indian Constitution – Manner of election of President

Article 55 of Indian Constitution: Manner of election of President Article 55 Manner of election of President - Constitution Of ...

Article 56 of Indian Constitution – Term of office of President

Article 56 of Indian Constitution: Term of office of President Article 56 Term of office of President - Constitution Of ...

Article 57 of Indian Constitution – Eligibility for Re-Election

Article 57 of Indian Constitution: Eligibility for Re-Election Article 57 Eligibility for Re-Election - Constitution Of India A person who holds, ...

Article 58 of Indian Constitution – Qualifications for election as President

Article 58 of Indian Constitution: Qualifications for election as President Article 58 Qualifications for election as President - Constitution Of India ...

Article 59 of Indian Constitution – Conditions of President’s office

Article 59 of Indian Constitution: Conditions of President's office Article 59 Conditions of President's office - Constitution Of India (1) The ...

Article 60 of Indian Constitution – Oath or affirmation by the President

Article 60 of Indian Constitution: Oath or affirmation by the President Article 60 Oath or affirmation by the President - Constitution ...

Article 61 of Indian Constitution – Procedure for impeachment of the President

Article 61 of Indian Constitution: Procedure for impeachment of the President Article 61 Procedure for impeachment of the President - Constitution ...

Article 62 of Indian Constitution

Article 62 of Indian Constitution: Time of holding election to fill vacancy in the office of President and the term ...

Article 63 of Indian Constitution – The Vice-President of India

Article 63 of Indian Constitution: The Vice-President of India Article 63 The Vice-President of India - Constitution Of India There ...

Article 64 of Indian Constitution – The Vice-President to be ex officio Chairman of the Council of States

Article 64 of Indian Constitution: The Vice-President to be ex officio Chairman of the Council of States. Article 64 The ...

Article 65 of Indian Constitution

Article 65 of Indian Constitution: The Vice-President to act as President or to discharge his functions during casual vacancies in ...

Article 66 of Indian Constitution – Election of VicePresident

Article 66 of Indian Constitution: Election of VicePresident Article 66 Election of VicePresident- Constitution Of India (1) The Vice-President shall ...

Article 67 of Indian Constitution – Term of office of Vice-President

Article 67 of Indian Constitution: Term of office of Vice-President Article 67 Term of office of Vice-President- Constitution Of India ...

Article 68 of Indian Constitution

Article 68 of Indian Constitution: Time of holding election to fill vacancy in the office of VicePresident and the term ...

Article 69 of Indian Constitution – Oath or affirmation by the VicePresident

Article 69 of Indian Constitution: Oath or affirmation by the VicePresident Article 69 Oath or affirmation by the VicePresident - ...

Article 70 of Indian Constitution – Discharge of President’s functions in other contingencies

Article 70 of Indian Constitution: Discharge of President's functions in other contingencies Article 70 Discharge of President's functions in other ...

Article 71 of Indian Constitution – Matters relating to, or connected with, the election of a President or Vice-President

Article 71 of Indian Constitution: Matters relating to, or connected with, the election of a President or Vice-President Article 71 Matters ...

Article 72 of Indian Constitution

Article 72 of Indian Constitution: Power of President to grant pardons, etc., and to suspend, remit or commute sentences in ...

Article 73 of Indian Constitution – Extent of executive power of the Union

Article 73 of Indian Constitution: Extent of executive power of the Union Article 73 Extent of executive power of the ...

Article 74 of Indian Constitution – Council of Ministers

Article 74 of Indian Constitution: Council of Ministers Article 74 Council of Ministers  - Constitution Of India (1) There shall ...

Article 75 of Indian Constitution – Other provisions as to Ministers

Article 75 of Indian Constitution: Other provisions as to Ministers Article 75 Other provisions as to Ministers  - Constitution Of ...

Article 76 of Indian Constitution – Attorney General for India

Article 76 of Indian Constitution: Attorney-General for India Article 76 Attorney-General for India  - Constitution Of India (1) The President ...

Article 77 of Indian Constitution – Conduct of business of the Government of India

Article 77 of Indian Constitution: Conduct of business of the Government of India Article 77 Conduct of business of the ...

Article 81 of Indian Constitution – Composition of the House of the People

Article 81 of Indian Constitution: Composition of the House of the People Article 81 Composition of the House of the ...

Article 80 of Indian Constitution – Composition of the Council of States

Article 80 of Indian Constitution: Composition of the Council of States Article 80 Composition of the Council of States - ...

Article 79 of Indian Constitution – Constitution of Parliament

Article 79 of Indian Constitution: Constitution of Parliament Article 79 Constitution of Parliament - Constitution Of India There shall be a ...

Article 78 of Indian Constitution

Article 77 of Indian Constitution: Duties of Prime Minister as respects the furnishing of information to the President, etc. Article ...

Article 82 of Indian Constitution – Readjustment after each census

Article 82 of Indian Constitution: Readjustment after each census Article 82 Readjustment after each census - Constitution Of India Upon the ...

Article 83 of Indian Constitution – Duration of Houses of Parliament

Article 83 of Indian Constitution: Duration of Houses of Parliament Article 83 Duration of Houses of Parliament - Constitution Of ...

Article 84 of Indian Constitution – Qualification for membership of Parliament

Article 84 of Indian Constitution: Qualification for membership of Parliament Article 84 Qualification for membership of Parliament - Constitution Of ...

Article 85 of Indian Constitution – Sessions of Parliament, prorogation and dissolution

Article 85 of Indian Constitution: Sessions of Parliament, prorogation and dissolution Article 85 Sessions of Parliament, prorogation and dissolution - ...

Article 86 of Indian Constitution – Right of President to address and send messages to Houses

Article 86 of Indian Constitution: Right of President to address and send messages to Houses Article 86 Right of President ...

Article 87 of Indian Constitution – Special address by the President

Article 87 of Indian Constitution: Special address by the President Article 87 Special address by the President - Constitution Of ...

Article 88 of Indian Constitution – Rights of Ministers and AttorneyGeneral as respects Houses

Article 88 of Indian Constitution: Rights of Ministers and Attorney General as respects Houses Article 88 Rights of Ministers and ...

Article 89 of Indian Constitution – Officers of Parliament

Article 89 of Indian Constitution: Officers of Parliament Article 89 Officers of Parliament - Constitution Of India (1) The Vice-President ...

Article 90 of Indian Constitution – Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the office of Deputy Chairman

Article 90 of Indian Constitution: Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the office of Deputy Chairman Article 90 Vacation ...

Article 91 of Indian Constitution

Article 91 of Indian Constitution: Power of the Deputy Chairman or other person to perform the duties of the office ...

Article 92 of Indian Constitution

Article 92 of Indian Constitution: The Chairman or the Deputy Chairman not to preside while a resolution for his removal ...

Article 93 of Indian Constitution – The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the House of the People

Article 93 of Indian Constitution: The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the House of the People Article 93 The Speaker ...

Article 94 of Indian Constitution – Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker

Article 94 of Indian Constitution: Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker Article ...

Article 95 of Indian Constitution

Article 95 of Indian Constitution: Power of the Deputy Speaker or other person to perform the duties of the office ...

Article 96 of Indian Constitution

Article 96 of Indian Constitution: The Speaker or the Deputy Speaker not to preside while a resolution for his removal ...

Article 97 of Indian Constitution

Article 97 of Indian Constitution: Salaries and allowances of the Chairman and Deputy Chairman and the Speaker and Deputy Speaker ...

Article 98 of Indian Constitution – Secretariat of Parliament

Article 98 of Indian Constitution: Secretariat of Parliament Article 98 Secretariat of Parliament - Constitution Of India (1) Each House ...

Article 99 of Indian Constitution – Oath or affirmation by members

Article 99 of Indian Constitution: Oath or affirmation by members Article 99 Oath or affirmation by members - Constitution Of ...

Article 100 of Indian Constitution

Article 100 of Indian Constitution: Voting in Houses, power of Houses to act not withstanding vacancies and quorum. Article 100 ...

Article 101 of Indian Constitution – Vacation of seats

Article 101 of Indian Constitution: Vacation of seats Article 101 - Constitution Of India (1) No person shall be a ...

Article 102 of Indian Constitution – Disqualifications for membership

Article 102 of Indian Constitution: Disqualifications for membership Article 102 - Constitution Of India (1) A person shall be disqualified ...

Article 103 of Indian Constitution

Article 103 of Indian Constitution: Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members Article 103 - Constitution Of India (1) ...

Article 104 of Indian Constitution

Article 104 of Indian Constitution: Penalty for sitting and voting before making oath or affirmation under article 99 or when ...

Article 105 of Indian Constitution – Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and its Members

Article 105 of Indian Constitution: Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and its Members - Powers, privileges, etc., of the ...

Article 106 of Indian Constitution – Salaries and allowances of MP members of Parliament

Article 106 of Indian Constitution: Salaries and allowances of MP members of Parliament Article 106 Salaries and allowances of MP ...

Article 107 of Indian Constitution – Legislative Procedure

Article 107 of Indian Constitution: Legislative Procedure - Provisions as to introduction and passing of Bills. Article 107 - Constitution ...

Article 108 of Indian Constitution

Article 108 of Indian Constitution: Joint sitting of both Houses in certain cases Article 108 - Constitution Of India (1) ...

Article 109 of Indian Constitution

Article 109 of Indian Constitution: Special procedure in respect of Money Bills. Article 109 - Constitution Of India (1) A ...

Article 110 of Indian Constitution – Money Bills

Article 110 of Indian Constitution: Money Bills Article 110 Money Bills - Constitution Of India (1) For the purposes of ...

Article 111 of Indian Constitution – Assent to Bills

Article 111 of Indian Constitution: Assent to Bills Article 111 Assent to Bills - Constitution Of India When a Bill has ...

Article 112 of Indian Constitution – Annual financial statement

Article 112 of Indian Constitution: Annual financial statement Article 112 Annual financial statement - Constitution Of India (1) The President ...

Article 113 of Indian Constitution

Article 113 of Indian Constitution: Procedure in Parliament with respect to estimates Article 113 Procedure in Parliament with respect to estimates ...

Article 114 of Indian Constitution – Appropriation Bills

Article 114 of Indian Constitution: Appropriation Bills Article 114 Appropriation Bills - Constitution Of India (1) As soon as may ...

Article 115 of Indian Constitution

Article 115 of Indian Constitution: Supplementary, additional or excess grants. Article 115 Supplementary, additional or excess grants - Constitution Of India ...

Article 116 of Indian Constitution

Article 116 of Indian Constitution: Votes on account, votes of credit and exceptional grants. Article 116 Votes on account, votes of ...

Article 117 of Indian Constitution

Article 117 of Indian Constitution: Special provisions as to financial Bills Article 117 Special provisions as to financial Bills - ...

Article 118 of Indian Constitution

Article 118 of Indian Constitution: Rules of procedure Article 118 Rules of procedure - Constitution Of India (1) Each House of ...

Article 119 of Indian Constitution

Article 119 of Indian Constitution: Regulation by law of procedure in Parliament in relation to financial business Article 119 Regulation ...

Article 120 of Indian Constitution

Article 120 of Indian Constitution: Language to be used in Parliament Article 120 Language to be used in Parliament - ...

Article 121 of Indian Constitution

Article 121 of Indian Constitution: Restriction on discussion in Parliament Article 121 Restriction on discussion in Parliament - Constitution Of ...

Article 122 of Indian Constitution

Article 122 of Indian Constitution: Courts not to inquire into proceedings of Parliament Article 122 Courts not to inquire into proceedings ...

Article 123 of Indian Constitution

Article 123 of Indian Constitution: LEGISLATIVE POWERS OF THE PRESIDENT - Power of President to promulgate Ordinances during recess of ...

Article 124 of Indian Constitution

Article 124 of Indian Constitution: THE UNION JUDICIARY - Establishment and constitution of Supreme Court. Article 124 THE UNION JUDICIARY ...

Article 125 of Indian Constitution

Article 125 of Indian Constitution: Salaries, etc., of Judges. Article 125 Salaries, etc., of Judges. - Constitution Of India (1) ...

Article 126 of Indian Constitution

Article 126 of Indian Constitution: Appointment of acting Chief Justice Article 126 Appointment of acting Chief Justice - Constitution Of ...

Article 127 of Indian Constitution

Article 127 of Indian Constitution: Appointment of ad hoc Judges. Article 127 Appointment of ad hoc Judges - Constitution Of ...

Article 128 of Indian Constitution

Article 128 of Indian Constitution: Attendance of retired Judges at sittings of the Supreme Court Article 128 Attendance of retired ...

Article 129 of Indian Constitution

Article 129 of Indian Constitution: Supreme Court to be a court of record. Article 129 Supreme Court to be a ...

Article 130 of Indian Constitution

Article 130 of Indian Constitution: Seat of Supreme Court. Article 130 Seat of Supreme Court - Constitution Of India The Supreme ...

Article 131 of Indian Constitution

Article 131 of Indian Constitution: Original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court Article 131 Original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court - ...

Article 132 of Indian Constitution

Article 132 of Indian Constitution: Appellate jurisdiction of Supreme Court in appeals from High Courts in certain cases Article 132 ...

Article 133 of Indian Constitution

Article 133 of Indian Constitution: Appellate jurisdiction of Supreme Court in appeals from High Courts in regard to civil matters ...

Article 134 of Indian Constitution

Article 134 of Indian Constitution: Appellate jurisdiction of Supreme Court in regard to criminal matters Article 134 Appellate jurisdiction of ...

Article 135 of Indian Constitution

Article 135 of Indian Constitution: Jurisdiction and powers of the Federal Court under existing law to be exercisable by the ...

Article 136 of Indian Constitution

Article 136 of Indian Constitution: Special leave to appeal by the Supreme Court Article 136 Special leave to appeal by ...

Article 137 of Indian Constitution

Article 137 of Indian Constitution: Review of judgments or orders by the Supreme Court. Article 137 Review of judgments or ...

Article 138 of Indian Constitution

Article 138 of Indian Constitution: Enlargement of the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court Article 138 Enlargement of the jurisdiction of ...

Article 139 of Indian Constitution

Article 139 of Indian Constitution: Conferment on the Supreme Court of powers to issue certain writs. Article 139 Conferment on ...

Article 140 of Indian Constitution

Article 140 of Indian Constitution: Ancillary powers of Supreme Court Article 140 Ancillary powers of Supreme Court - Constitution Of ...

Article 141 of Indian Constitution

Article 141 of Indian Constitution: Law declared by Supreme Court to be binding on all courts. Article 141 Law declared ...

Article 142 of Indian Constitution

Article 142 of Indian Constitution: Enforcement of decrees and orders of Supreme Court and orders as to discovery, etc Article ...

Article 143 of Indian Constitution

Article 143 of Indian Constitution: Power of President to consult Supreme Court Article 143 Power of President to consult Supreme ...

Article 144, 144A of Indian Constitution

Article 144, 144A of Indian Constitution: Civil and judicial authorities to act in aid of the Supreme Court Article 144 ...

Article 145 of Indian Constitution – Rules of Court

Article 145 of Indian Constitution: Rules of Court Article 145 Rules of Court - Constitution Of India (1) Subject to ...

Article 146 of Indian Constitution

Article 146 of Indian Constitution: Officers and servants and the expenses of the Supreme Court Article 146 Officers and servants ...

Article 147 of Indian Constitution

Article 147 of Indian Constitution: Interpretation Article 147 - Constitution Of India In this Chapter and in Chapter V of ...

Article 148 of Indian Constitution

Article 148 of Indian Constitution: Comptroller and Auditor-General of India Article 148 Comptroller and Auditor-General of India - Constitution Of ...

Article 149 of Indian Constitution

Article 149 of Indian Constitution: Duties and powers of the Comptroller and Auditor-General Article 149 Duties and powers of the ...

Article 150 of Indian Constitution

Article 150 of Indian Constitution: Form of accounts of the Union and of the States Article 150 Form of accounts ...

Article 151 of Indian Constitution

Article 151 of Indian Constitution: Audit reports Article 151 Audit reports - Constitution Of India (1) The reports of the ...

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top