Article 168 of Indian Constitution

Article 168 of Indian Constitution: Constitution of Legislatures in States

Article 168 Constitution of Legislatures in States – Constitution Of India

(1) For every State there shall be a Legislature which shall consist of the Governor, and—

(a) in the States of 2 [Andhra Pradesh,] Bihar, 3 *** 4 [Madhya Pradesh], 5*** 6 [Maharashtra], 7 [Karnataka], 8 *** 9 [and Uttar Pradesh], two Houses;

(b) in other States, one House.

(2) Where there are two Houses of the Legislature of a State, one shall be known as the Legislative Council and the other as the Legislative Assembly, and where there is only one House, it shall be known as the Legislative Assembly.

 


Constitution Of India Part 6 The States – Articles 152 to 237


Article 152 of Indian Constitution
Article 152 of Indian Constitution: Definition Article 152 Definition - Constitution Of India In this Part, unless the context otherwise requires, the expression “State” 2 ...
Article 153 of Indian Constitution – Governors of States
Article 153 of Indian Constitution: Governors of States Article 153 Governors of States - Constitution Of India There shall be a Governor for each State: ...
Article 154 of Indian Constitution – Executive Power of State
Article 154 of Indian Constitution: Executive Power of State Article 154 Executive Power of State - Constitution Of India (1) The executive power of the State ...
Article 155 of Indian Constitution – Appointment of Governor
Article 155 of Indian Constitution: Appointment of Governor Article 155 Appointment of Governor - Constitution Of India The Governor of a State shall be appointed by ...
Article 157 of Indian Constitution – Qualifications for appointment as Governor
Article 157 of Indian Constitution: Qualifications for appointment as Governor Article 157 Qualifications for appointment as Governor - Constitution Of India No person shall be eligible ...
Article 156 of Indian Constitution – Term of office of Governor
Article 156 of Indian Constitution: Term of office of Governor Article 156 Term of office of Governor - Constitution Of India (1) The Governor shall ...
Article 158 of Indian Constitution – Conditions of Governor’s office
Article 158 of Indian Constitution: Conditions of Governor's office Article 158 Conditions of Governor's office - Constitution Of India (1) The Governor shall not be a ...
Article 159 of Indian Constitution – Oath or affirmation by the Governor
Article 159 of Indian Constitution: Oath or affirmation by the Governor Article 159 Oath or affirmation by the Governor - Constitution Of India Every Governor and ...
Article 160 of Indian Constitution
Article 160 of Indian Constitution: Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain contingencies Article 160 Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain ...
Article 161 of Indian Constitution
Article 161 of Indian Constitution: Power of Governor to grant pardons, etc., and to suspend, remit or commute sentences in certain cases Article 161 Power of ...
Article 162 of Indian Constitution – Extent of executive power of State
Article 162 of Indian Constitution: Extent of executive power of State Article 162 Extent of executive power of State - Constitution Of India Subject to ...
Article 163 of Indian Constitution – Council of Ministers.
Article 163 of Indian Constitution: Council of Ministers, Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor. Article 163 Council of Ministers - Constitution Of India ...
Article 164 of Indian Constitution
Article 164 of Indian Constitution: Other provisions as to Ministers Article 164 Other provisions as to Ministers - Constitution Of India (1) The Chief Minister ...
Article 165 of Indian Constitution
Article 165 of Indian Constitution: Advocate-General for the State Article 165 Advocate-General for the State - Constitution Of India (1) The Governor of each State ...
Article 166 of Indian Constitution
Article 166 of Indian Constitution: Conduct of business of the Government of a State Article 166 Conduct of business of the Government of a State ...
Article 167 of Indian Constitution
Article 167 of Indian Constitution: Duties of Chief Minister as respects the furnishing of information to Governor, etc Article 167 Duties of Chief Minister as ...
Article 168 of Indian Constitution
Article 168 of Indian Constitution: Constitution of Legislatures in States Article 168 Constitution of Legislatures in States - Constitution Of India (1) For every State ...
Article 169 of Indian Constitution
Article 169 of Indian Constitution: Abolition or creation of Legislative Councils in States Article 169 Abolition or creation of Legislative Councils in States - Constitution ...
Article 170 of Indian Constitution
Article 170 of Indian Constitution: Article 170  - Constitution Of India (1) Subject to the provisions of article 333, the Legislative Assembly of each State ...
Article 171 of Indian Constitution
Article 171 of Indian Constitution: Composition of the Legislative Councils Article 171 Composition of the Legislative Councils - Constitution Of India (1) The total number ...
Article 172 of Indian Constitution
Article 172 of Indian Constitution: Duration of State Legislatures Article 172 Duration of State Legislatures - Constitution Of India (1) Every Legislative Assembly of every ...
Article 173 of Indian Constitution
Article 173 of Indian Constitution: Qualification for membership of the State Legislature Article 173 Qualification for membership of the State Legislature - Constitution Of India ...
Article 174 of Indian Constitution
Article 174 of Indian Constitution: Sessions of the State Legislature, prorogation and dissolution Article 174 Sessions of the State Legislature, prorogation and dissolution - Constitution ...
Article 175 of Indian Constitution
Article 175 of Indian Constitution: Right of Governor to address and send messages to the House or Houses. Article 175 Right of Governor to address ...
Article 176 of Indian Constitution
Article 176 of Indian Constitution: Special address by the Governor Article 176 Special address by the Governor - Constitution Of India (1) At the commencement ...
Article 177 of Indian Constitution
Article 177 of Indian Constitution: Rights of Ministers and Advocate General as respects the Houses Article 177 Rights of Ministers and Advocate General as respects ...
Article 178 of Indian Constitution
Article 178 of Indian Constitution: The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Article 178 The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly ...
Article 179 of Indian Constitution
Article 179 of Indian Constitution: Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker. Article 179 Vacation and resignation of, ...
Article 180 of Indian Constitution
Article 180 of Indian Constitution: Power of the Deputy Speaker or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, ...
Article 181 of Indian Constitution
Article 181 of Indian Constitution: The Speaker or the Deputy Speaker not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration ...
Article 182 of Indian Constitution
Article 182 of Indian Constitution: The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council Article 182 The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council ...
Article 183 of Indian Constitution
Article 183 of Indian Constitution: Vacation and resignation of, and removal from, the offices of Chairman and Deputy Chairman Article 183 Vacation and resignation of, ...
Article 184 of Indian Constitution
Article 184 of Indian Constitution: Power of the Deputy Chairman or other person to perform the duties of the office of, or to act as, ...
Article 185 of Indian Constitution
Article 185 of Indian Constitution: The Chairman or the Deputy Chairman not to preside while a resolution for his removal from office is under consideration ...
Article 186 of Indian Constitution
Article 186 of Indian Constitution: Salaries and allowances of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker and the Chairman and Deputy Chairman Article 186 Salaries and allowances ...
Article 187 of Indian Constitution
Article 187 of Indian Constitution: Secretariat of State Legislature Article 187 Secretariat of State Legislature - Constitution Of India (1) The House or each House ...
Article 188 of Indian Constitution
Article 188 of Indian Constitution: Oath or affirmation by members Article 188 Oath or affirmation by members - Constitution Of India Every member of the ...
Article 189 of Indian Constitution
Article 189 of Indian Constitution: Voting in Houses, power of Houses to act notwithstanding vacancies and quorum Article 189 Voting in Houses, power of Houses ...
Article 190 of Indian Constitution
Article 190 of Indian Constitution: Vacation of seats Article 190 Vacation of seats - Constitution Of India (1) No person shall be a member of ...
Article 199 of Indian Constitution
Article 199 of Indian Constitution: Money Bills Article 199 Money Bills - Constitution Of India (1) For the purposes of this Chapter, a Bill shall ...
Article 198 of Indian Constitution
Article 198 of Indian Constitution: Special procedure in respect of Money Bills Article 198 Special procedure in respect of Money Bills - Constitution Of India ...
Article 197 of Indian Constitution
Article 197 of Indian Constitution: Restriction on powers of Legislative Council as to Bills other than Money Bills. Article 197 Restriction on powers of Legislative ...
Article 196 of Indian Constitution
Article 196 of Indian Constitution: Provisions as to introduction and passing of Bills Article 196 Provisions as to introduction and passing of Bills - Constitution ...
Article 195 of Indian Constitution
Article 195 of Indian Constitution: Salaries and allowances of members. Article 195 Salaries and allowances of members - Constitution Of India Members of the Legislative ...
Article 194 of Indian Constitution
Article 194 of Indian Constitution: Powers, privileges, etc., of the Houses of Legislatures and of the members and committees thereof. Article 194 Powers, privileges, etc., ...
Article 193 of Indian Constitution
Article 193 of Indian Constitution: Penalty for sitting and voting before making oath or affirmation under article 188 or when not qualified or when disqualified ...
Article 192 of Indian Constitution
Article 192 of Indian Constitution: Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members Article 192 Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members - Constitution ...
Article 191 of Indian Constitution
Article 191 of Indian Constitution: Disqualifications for membership Article 191 Disqualifications for membership - Constitution Of India (1) A person shall be disqualified for being ...
Article 200 of Indian Constitution
Article 200 of Indian Constitution: Assent to Bills Article 200 Assent to Bills - Constitution Of India When a Bill has been passed by the ...
Article 201 of Indian Constitution
Article 201 of Indian Constitution: Bills reserved for consideration Article 201 Bills reserved for consideration - Constitution Of India When a Bill is reserved by ...
Article 202 of Indian Constitution
Article 202 of Indian Constitution: Annual financial statement Article 202 Annual financial statement - Constitution Of India (1) The Governor shall in respect of every ...
Article 203 of Indian Constitution
Article 203 of Indian Constitution: Procedure in Legislature with respect to estimates Article 203 Procedure in Legislature with respect to estimates - Constitution Of India ...
Article 204 of Indian Constitution
Article 204 of Indian Constitution: Appropriation Bills Article 204 Appropriation Bills - Constitution Of India (1) As soon as may be after the grants under ...
Article 205 of Indian Constitution
Article 205 of Indian Constitution: Supplementary, additional or excess grants. Article 205 Supplementary, additional or excess grants - Constitution Of India (1) The Governor shall— ...
Article 206 of Indian Constitution
Article 206 of Indian Constitution: Votes on account, votes of credit and exceptional grants Article 206 Votes on account, votes of credit and exceptional grants ...
Article 207 of Indian Constitution
Article 207 of Indian Constitution: Special provisions as to financial Bills Article 207 Special provisions as to financial Bills - Constitution Of India (1) A ...
Article 208 of Indian Constitution
Article 208 of Indian Constitution: Rules of procedure Article 208 Rules of procedure - Constitution Of India (1) A House of the Legislature of a ...
Article 209 of Indian Constitution
Article 209 of Indian Constitution: Regulation by law of procedure in the Legislature of the State in relation to financial business Article 209 Regulation by ...
Article 210 of Indian Constitution
Article 210 of Indian Constitution: Language to be used in the Legislature. Article 210 Language to be used in the Legislature - Constitution Of India ...
Article 211 of Indian Constitution
Article 211 of Indian Constitution: Restriction on discussion in the Legislature Article 211 Restriction on discussion in the Legislature - Constitution Of India No discussion ...
Article 212 of Indian Constitution
Article 212 of Indian Constitution: Courts not to inquire into proceedings of the Legislature Article 212 Courts not to inquire into proceedings of the Legislature ...
Article 213 of Indian Constitution
Article 213 of Indian Constitution: Power of Governor to promulgate Ordinances during recess of Legislature Article 213 Power of Governor to promulgate Ordinances during recess ...
Article 214 of Indian Constitution
Article 214 of Indian Constitution: High Courts for States Article 214 High Courts for States - Constitution Of India There shall be a High Court ...
Article 215 of Indian Constitution
Article 215 of Indian Constitution: High Courts to be courts of record Article 215 High Courts to be courts of record - Constitution Of India ...
Article 216 of Indian Constitution
Article 216 of Indian Constitution: Constitution of High Courts Article 216 Constitution of High Courts - Constitution Of India Every High Court shall consist of ...
Article 217 of Indian Constitution
Article 217 of Indian Constitution: Appointment and conditions of the office of a Judge of a High Court Article 217 Appointment and conditions of the ...
Article 218 of Indian Constitution
Article 218 of Indian Constitution: Application of certain provisions relating to Supreme Court to High Courts Article 218 Application of certain provisions relating to Supreme ...
Article 219 of Indian Constitution
Article 219 of Indian Constitution: Oath or affirmation by Judges of High Courts Article 219 Oath or affirmation by Judges of High Courts - Constitution ...
Article 220 of Indian Constitution
Article 220 of Indian Constitution: Restriction on practice after being a permanent Judge. Article 220 Restriction on practice after being a permanent Judge - Constitution ...
Article 221 of Indian Constitution
Article 221 of Indian Constitution: Salaries of Judges Article 221 Salaries of Judges - Constitution Of India (1) There shall be paid to the Judges ...
Article 222 of Indian Constitution
Article 222 of Indian Constitution: Transfer of a Judge from one High Court to another Article 222 Transfer of a Judge from one High Court ...
Article 223 of Indian Constitution
Article 223 of Indian Constitution: Appointment of acting Chief Justice Article 223 Appointment of acting Chief Justice - Constitution Of India When the office of ...
Article 224 of Indian Constitution
Article 224 of Indian Constitution: Appointment of additional and acting Judges Article 224 Appointment of additional and acting Judges - Constitution Of India (1) If ...
Article 225 of Indian Constitution
Article 225 of Indian Constitution: Jurisdiction of existing High Courts Article 225 Jurisdiction of existing High Courts - Constitution Of India Subject to the provisions ...
Article 226 of Indian Constitution
Article 226 of Indian Constitution: Power of High Courts to issue certain writs Article 226 Power of High Courts to issue certain writs - Constitution ...
Article 227 of Indian Constitution
Article 227 of Indian Constitution: Power of superintendence over all courts by the High Court Article 227 Power of superintendence over all courts by the ...
Article 228 of Indian Constitution
Article 228 of Indian Constitution: Transfer of certain cases to High Court Article 228 Transfer of certain cases to High Court - Constitution Of India ...
Article 229 of Indian Constitution
Article 229 of Indian Constitution: Officers and servants and the expenses of High Courts Article 229 Officers and servants and the expenses of High Courts ...
Article 230 of Indian Constitution
Article 230 of Indian Constitution: Extension of jurisdiction of High Courts to Union territories Article 230 Extension of jurisdiction of High Courts to Union territories ...
Article 231 of Indian Constitution
Article 231 of Indian Constitution: Establishment of a common High Court for two or more States Article 231 Establishment of a common High Court for ...
Article 232 of Indian Constitution
Article 232 of Indian Constitution: Appointment of district judges Article 232 - Constitution Of India Constitution Of India Article 232 232. Omitted by the Constitution ...
Article 233 of Indian Constitution
Article 233 of Indian Constitution: SUBORDINATE COURT - Appointment of district judges Article 233 SUBORDINATE COURT - Appointment of district judges - Constitution Of India ...
Article 234 of Indian Constitution
Article 234 of Indian Constitution: Recruitment of persons other than district judges to the judicial service Article 234 Recruitment of persons other than district judges ...
Article 235 of Indian Constitution
Article 235 of Indian Constitution: Control over subordinate courts Article 235 Control over subordinate courts - Constitution Of India The control over district courts and ...
Article 236 of Indian Constitution
Article 236 of Indian Constitution: Interpretation Article 236 Interpretation - Constitution Of India In this Chapter— (a) the expression "district judge" includes judge of a ...
Article 237 of Indian Constitution
Article 237 of Indian Constitution: Application of the provisions of this Chapter to certain class or classes of magistrates Article 237 Application of the provisions ...

 

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