assam municipal act 1956

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  • Assam Elementary Education (Provincialisation) Act, 1974

    ...(h) "Local Authority" means the Guwahati Municipal Corporation, a Municipal Board as defined in the Assam Municipal Act, 1956, a Town Committee ...

  • Assam Non-Agricultural Urban Areas Tenancy Act, 1955

    ...(h) 'urban area' means any area declared to be included in a municipality under the provisions of clauses (a) and (b) of sub-section (2) of Section 5, or declared to be a ...* Since repealed and re-enacted as Assam Municipal Act, 1956 (Assam Act XV of 1957). Section 4 - Obligation to pay rent . A tenant shall pay rent for his ...

  • Case: Bus Parichalana Samity Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. Both these writ petitions involve substantially the same parties, almost identical facts and these two writ petitions have been heard, on the request of the learned Counsel for the parties, together and are, therefore, disposed of by this common judgment and order. Case of the petitioners in WP(C) Nos. 1653/2003 and 4889/2004 2. The petitioner...

    ...-Association are required to take their vehicles through the area of Barpeta Road Municipal Board. The members of the petitioner-Association have been plying their buses since the days of ... Town Committee was established, in the year 1961, under the provision of Assam Municipal Act, 1956. Barpeta Road Municipal Board (in short, 'the respondent-Board') replaced Barpeta Town Committee in ...

  • WP(C) No. 4073 of 2004. Case: Co-ordination Committee of Bus Owners of Dibrugarh and Tinsukia Districts Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. When put in a narrow compass, the case of the writ petitioner emerges, thus: The writ petitioner is a Co-ordination Committee formed by the owners of buses of Dibrugarh and Tinsukia. The members of the said Committee ply their buses as permit holders of stage carriage. The said Co-ordination Committee (hereinafter referred to as 'the petitioner-

    ...This apart, under Section 68 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956, the respondent-Town Committee cannot impose any parking fee without prior sanction from ...

  • Civil Writ Appln. Case No. 12 of 1966. Case: Laisram Thanil Singh Vs District Magistrate , Manipur and others.

    1. Shri L. Thanil Singh has filed the writ petition under Arts. 226 and 227 of the Constitution of India, and Ss. 14 and 16 of the Assam Municipal Act, and Rules 19 and 22 of the Rules of Manipur Election of Commissioners of Municipal Board for issuing a writ of mandamus or any other writ of like nature quashing the Annexure "C" and other proceedin...

    ...14 and 16 of the Assam Municipal Act, and Rules 19 and 22 of the Rules of Manipur ...Briefly they may be put thus:. The Assam Municipal Act, 1956 was extended to Manipur in the year 1960. After the extension of ...

  • Case: Jayanta Kalita Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. The petitioner, who, being a permit-holder of stage carriage, plies buses on different routes passing through the districts of Sibsagar, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia, has challenged the legality of the order, dated 29.5.2004, whereby respondent Nos. 2 and 3, namely, Naharkatia Town Committee, represented by its Chairman, i.e., respondent No. 3, has gr...

    ... the State Government in terms of Clause (n) of Sub-section (1) of Section 68 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956. 3. The respondent Town Committee has resisted the writ petition by contending, inter ...

  • Assam Panchayat Employees (Provincialisation) Act, 1999

    ... of India and shall exclude any area which has been or hereafter may be included in a Municipality or a Town Committee or a Cantonment constituted under the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 (Assam Act XV ...

  • Civil Revn. Case No. 26 of 1962. Case: Thokchom Amubi Singh Vs Laisram Thanil Singh.

    1. This revision petition is directed against the order of the Additional District Judge, Manipur, dated 5-10-1962, by which he over-ruled the preliminary objection raised by the petitioner herein that the Additional District Judge had no power to hear the Election Petition filed before the District Judge by the respondent. 2. In the last Municipa...

    ...2. In the last Municipal Election, in which the petitioner and the respondent were the ... the District Judge as provided under Section 16 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 as extended to Manipur, to set aside the said ...

  • Assam Shops and Establishments Act, 1971

    .... (4) It shall apply, in the first instance, to the Municipalities as declared or constituted under the provision of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 and to all such ...

  • Civil Writ Appln. No.16 of 1960. Case: Oinam Apabi Singh Vs Imphal Municipal Board.

    1. The petitioner who is a land-holder within the Imphal Municipal Area prays for a writ of mandamus against the Imphal Municipal Board (Respondent) to quash the two resolutions - Annexures-A and D passed by the said Municipal Board on 5-8-1960 and 20-12-1960 respectively. 2. Imphal Municipal Board was constituted in 1956 under the Assam Municipal...

    ...2. Imphal Municipal Board was constituted in 1956 under the Assam Municipal Act 1923, which was extended to Manipur after it became a Union ...

  • W.P. (C) No. 236 of 2000. Case: Silchar Development Authority Vs Silchar Municipal Board and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. Whether with the incorporation of Part-IXA, especially Article 243ZF, in the Constitution of India by virtue of the Constitution (Seventy-Fourth Amendment) Act, 1992 (for short, 'the Amendment') given effect from 1.6.93 providing for continuance of the existing laws relating to Municipalities unless those are inconsistent with any provision of t...

    ... are inconsistent with any provision of the Amendment, the proviso to Section 171(1) of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 (for short, 'the Act') wherein Development Authority, a creation of the Assam ...

  • WP(C) No. 2757 of 2005. Case: Lila Borah Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. Vide tender notice dated 7.1.2005 Sonari Municipal Board, respondent No. 4 invited a tender for settlement of Sonari Municipal Daily Market for the period from 2005-06 commencing from 1.4.2005 to 31.3.2006. The last date for settlement of the tender was fixed on 11.2.2005 upto 1 p.m. Pursuant to the aforesaid tender notice as many as four tender...

    Judgment:. H.N. Sarma, J. 1. Vide tender notice dated 7.1.2005 Sonari Municipal Board, respondent No. 4 invited a tender for settlement of Sonari Municipal Daily Market for the ... framed in exercise of power conferred by Sections 147, 148 and 301 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956. Rule 7 of the aforesaid Rules is quoted herein below; as it is relevant for the purpose of this ...

  • PIL 53/2014. Case: Shri Jayanta Duarah Vs The State of Assam & Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. The petitioner, being aggrieved by the decision of the respondent authorities to construct a crematorium in the vicinity of the thirty bedded hospital and a Muga Sub-station at Ward No. 1 Sarupathar Town, has presented this petition, as a Public Interest Litigation, seeking intervention of this Court in the matter. 2. The pleaded case of the p...

    ... in setting up of the cremation ground over the proposed land and Section 252 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 is not applicable in this case. It was decided to continue the construction work of the ...

  • PIL 53/2014. Case: Shri Jayanta Duarah Vs The State of Assam and Anr. Gawahati High Court

    1. The petitioner, being aggrieved by the decision of the respondent authorities to construct a crematorium in the vicinity of the thirty bedded hospital and a Muga Sub-station at Ward No. 1 Sarupathar Town, has presented this petition, as a Public Interest Litigation, seeking intervention of this Court in the matter. 2. The pleaded case of the p...

    ... in setting up of the cremation ground over the proposed land and Section 252 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 is not applicable in this case. It was decided to continue the construction work of the ...

  • W.P. (C) No. 93 of 2003. Case: Safiqur Rahman Choudhury Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. In this writ petition a prayer has been made by the Petitioner for quashing the Resolution Nos. 3 and 4 passed in a General Meeting of the Nagaon Municipal Board, Nagaon on 12.11.2001 and the order of reinstatement of the Respondent No. 6, Sri Mukut Chandra Borah, passed by the Chairman of the Nagaon Municipal Board, Nagaon (for short the "Board...

    ...3 and 4 passed in a General Meeting of the Nagaon Municipal Board, Nagaon on 12.11.2001 and the order of reinstatement of the Respondent No. 6, Sri Mukut ...9. Upon hearing the learned Counsel for the parties, I find that the Assam Municipal Act, 1956, does not provide power to the "Board" to review its own discussion or take any fresh decision by ...

  • Writ Appeal No. 511 of 2005. Case: Mukut Ch. Borah Vs Shafiqur Rahman Choudhury and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. The appellant herein, who was the respondent No. 6 in the W.P.(C) No. 93 of 2003, has assailed the legality and validity of the impugned judgment and order dated 30.8.2005 passed by the learned Single Judge ruling, inter alia, that the appellant has no legal right to hold the post of Head Assistant by virtue of the order passed by the Municipal

    ... of Head Assistant by virtue of the order passed by the Municipal Board by way of review recalling the order of compulsory ... are not available to the Board under the provisions of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956. 2. The appellant was working as Head ...

  • Assam (Temporarily Settled Areas) Tenancy Act, 1971

    ... and notified under the provisions of sub-section (1) of Section 42 of the Gauhati Municipal Corporation Act, [1971]1 (Assam Act I of 1973);. (b) that may be included further in the city of ... an area declared or deemed to be Municipality or notified area under the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 (Assam Act XV of 1957);. (e) any other land which the State Government may declare under the Assam ...

  • W.A. No. 27 of 2014. Case: Himangshu Paul Choudhury Vs State of Assam. Gawahati High Court

    1. This is an intra-court appeal filed by the writ petitioner of WP (C) 7379/2013 under Rule 2(3) of Chapter V-A of the Gauhati High Court Rules against the order dated 27.01.2014 passed by the learned Single Judge in abovementioned writ petition. By impugned order, the Single Judge dismissed the appellant's writ petition and declined to grant any

    ... to him, he constructed this building after obtaining due sanction on 7.5.2010 from Municipal Board. However, three complaints were filed by three different persons to the Chairman-Silchar ... this appeal is required to be decided in the light of Section 177 of The Assam Municipal Act 1956. 9. Section 177 reads as under:-. "177. Power of Board in case of disobedience.-(1) Should a ...

  • RSA No. 192/2000. Case: Sri Jawed Rahman and Sri Aslam Tariq Rahman Vs On the death of Badrul Huda his Legal (Smti. Rumena Huda Hazarika, Sri Manirul Huda @ Jadu, Miss Jinu Huda, and Miss Ruma Huda). Gawahati High Court

    1. This second appeal is directed against the judgment and decree dated 17.2.2000 passed by the learned Civil Judge (Sr. Divn.), Dibrugarh, in Title Appeal no. 9 of 1999 dismissing the appeal and affirming the judgment and decree dated 3.5.1999 passed by Civil Judge (Jr. Divin.) No. 2 Dibrugarh (now designated Munsiff No. 2) in title suit no. 2 in

    ... without any permission from the authority under the Assam Town and country planning Act/Assam Municipal Act and without ... Assam Town and Country Panning Act, 1959/Assam Municipal Act 1956 secondly, without leaving required side margin, hardly blocking ...

  • PIL No. 71 of 2007. Case: Jamini Kumar Baishya and Ors. Vs Government of Assam and Ors. Gawahati High Court

    1. By way of this petition under Article 226 of the Constitution of India filed as a Public Interest Litigation (PIL), petitioners have assailed the legality and validity of resolution Nos. 12 and 13 adopted in the general meeting of the Tezpur Municipal Board dated 12.04.2007 (Annexure-2 to the petition) as well as the consequential lease deed No.

    ...12 and 13 adopted in the general meeting of the Tezpur Municipal Board dated 12.04.2007 (Annexure-2 to the petition) as well as the consequential lease deed No. 614 ... Government which is a mandatory requirement under section 63(2) of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956. 7. Since no decision was taken, petitioners have approached this Court by filing the present writ ...

  • Assam Panchayat Act, 1994

    ... of India and shall exclude any area which has been or hereinafter may be included in a Municipality or a Town Committee or a Cantonment constituted under the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 and the ...

  • Case: Goalpara Roller Flour Mill Ltd. Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    The petitioner is a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956, and procures wheat from the Food Corporation of India ("the FCI") for public distribution under the Public Distribution System and also for open sale. Under the Public Distribution System, the Central government allots wheat to different State governments and the State Governme...

    ...The petitioner is a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956, and procures wheat from the Food Corporation of India ("the FCI") for public distribution under ... a local authority including any area which has been or may hereafter be included in the Municipal Corporation of Guwahati, constituted under the Guwahati Municipal Corporation Act, 1969 (Assam Act ...

  • W.P. (C) Nos. 3231, 3232, 4822, 4823 and 4971 of 2004. Case: Smt. Gangabala Choudhury (Smt.) and Ors. Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. All the writ petitions involving settlement of markets pursuant to NIT centre around the same controversy relating to the methodology adopted towards settlement of markets and accordingly were heard analogously. They are being disposed of by this common judgment and order. 2. Brief facts leading to the filing of the writ petitions are as follow...

    ....3.2004 about the completion of tender process for settlement of market/mahals of the Municipality in question i.e. Bongaigaon Municipality for the year 2004- 2005 and sending of all the comparative ...Referring to the provisions of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956, Mr. Dutta, submitted that the settlement was to be made by the Executive Officer of the Municipal ...

  • WP(C) No. 2653/2008. Case: Sri Ajoy Kumar Choudhury Vs State of Assam, Represented by the Commissioner & Secretary to the Govt. of Assam and Others, [Alongwith Writ Petition (C) Nos. 1970 and 5477/2011 and 2868/2013]. Gawahati High Court

    1. All the above writ petitions and Misc. applications being somewhat inter-related, those were heard together and are being disposed of by this common judgment and order. For the sake of convenience, the cases are taken up in seriatim. WP(C) No. 2653/2008 2. In this writ petition, petitioner Sri. Ajay Kumar Choudhury has challenged order dated 0...

    ...Ajay Kumar Choudhury has challenged order dated 08.04.2008 of the Chariman, Barpeta Road Municipal Board (Board). The said decision was taken on the basis of a resolution adopted by the Board on ...23. Section 10 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 provides that there shall be established for each Municipality a body of Commissioners designated ...

  • W.P. (C) Nos. 2239 and 433 of 2004. Case: Silchar Municipal Board and Anr. Vs State of Assam and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. The first writ petition directed against the refusal of the respondent authorities to release the current and past salaries of the petitioner was disposed of by this Court on 20.1.2004 with the following directions: .......This petition is disposed of with the direction to the Commissioner, Urban Development Department i.e. respondent No. 2 to...

    ...In first place, the writ petition is filed by the Municipal Board and is merely represented by its Chairman. Moreover, Section 37 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 ("the Act" for short) empowers the Chairman to exercise all the powers vested by the Act in the Board for transaction of connected with the Act. All that he is required to do is not to exercise any ...