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  • Assam Students and Juvenile Smoking Act, 1923

    ..."(2) The Government of Meghalaya may, by notification exempt any locality from the operation of this Act.". In section 4 of the Assam Act for the words, "Assam or a member of Municipal or local Board or a member of village authority consisted under section 20 of the Assam Local Self-Government Act, 1915, or of a Town Committee constituted under section 329, subsections (1) and (2) ...

  • 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 established under the said Act and a Mahkuma Parishad and a Gaon Panchayat establised under the Assam ...

  • 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 notified area under the provisions of sub-section (4) of Section 328 or deemed to be such under the ...

  • 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 contesting candidates for Ward No. 12 ... thereupon filed a petition before the District Judge as provided under Section 16 of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 as extended to Manipur, to set aside the said election. At that time Shri O. ...

  • 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...

    ...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 ...

  • 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 Territory. Subsequently the Assam Municipal Act 1956 (Assam Act XV of 1957 hereinafter to be referred to as the Act) was ...

  • 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...

    ... throughout the district of Barpeta and beyond and while so plying their buses, the members of 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 independence and much before Barpeta Town Committee was established, in the year 1961, under the ...

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  • 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...

    ..., parking fees cannot be collected by any Town Committee without obtaining requisite sanction from 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 alia, that though the land, in question, is a Government land, the respondent Town Committee is 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 the Government. However, since no sanction, in this regard, has been obtained from the Government by ...

  • Assam Panchayat Employees (Provincialisation) Act, 1999

    ... Assam in the rural areas except the Autonomous District under the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution 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 of 1957) and the Cantonment Act, 1924, respectively, or by any other Act. (3) It shall be deemed to ...

  • WP (C) No. 486 of 2009. Case: Bimalendu Roy and Ors. Vs State of Assam and Ors., [Alongwith WP (C) Nos. 613, 744, 805, 828, 1046, 1047, 1376, 1386, 1451, 1460 and 1544 of 2009]. Gawahati High Court

    1. These writ petitions being relate to the election to the Urban Local Bodies in the State of Assam under the provisions of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 (in short 1956 Act), as amended to bring in conformity with the Constitution (Seventy Fourth Amendment) Act, 1992 and relating to the appointment of persons authorized by the State Government to

    Judgment: . J. Chelameswar, C.J. . 1. These writ petitions being relate to the election to the Urban Local Bodies in the State of Assam under the provisions of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956 (in short 1956 Act), as amended to bring in conformity with the Constitution (Seventy Fourth Amendment) Act, 1992 and relating to the appointment of persons authorized by the State ...

  • Assam Shops and Establishments Act, 1971

    .... (3) It shall come into force on such date as the State Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, appoint. . (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 areas and to all shops, commercial establishments and establishments for public Shops and ...

  • 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...

    ... from 1.6.93 providing for continuance of the existing laws relating to Municipalities unless those 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 Town and Country Planning Act, 1959, has been empowered solely to grant sanction for erection of ...

  • 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 period from 2005-06 commencing from 1.4.2005 to 31.3.2006. The last date for settlement of the tender ...

  • Writ Petition (C) No. 1534/2013. Case: Gobinda Mandal Vs State of Assam. Gawahati High Court

    1. The legality of the order contained in the letter dated 18-8-2012 issued by the Principal Secretary to the Government of Assam, Urban Development Department (respondent 1) holding that the resolution dated 21-4-2012 removing the respondent No. 3 from the Chairmanship of Nalbari Municipal Board was untenable inasmuch as the Assam Municipal (Amend...

    ...3 from the Chairmanship of Nalbari Municipal Board was untenable inasmuch as the Assam Municipal (Amendment) Act, 2012 requiring such removal by more than half of the whole number of the Commissioners was not fulfilled, is called into question ...

  • 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

    ... can be allowed to raise any constructions without any permission from the authority under the Assam Town and country planning Act/Assam Municipal Act and without leaving the required side margin ...

  • 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...

    ... of the Sub-Divisional Medical and Health Officer dated 7.7.2014, that there was no health hazard 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 cremation ground over the existing plot of land. The said order reveals that the copy of the same was ...

  • 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...

    ... of the Sub-Divisional Medical and Health Officer dated 7.7.2014, that there was no health hazard 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 cremation ground over the existing plot of land. The said order reveals that the copy of the same was ...

  • 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...

    Judgment:. R.B. Misra, J. 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"), ...

  • 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

    ... no legal right to hold the post of Head Assistant by virtue of the order passed by the Municipal Board by way of review recalling the order of compulsory retirement as the powers of review are not available to the Board under the provisions of the Assam Municipal Act, 1956. 2. The appellant was working as Head Assistant of Nagaon Municipal Board. He ...

  • Assam (Temporarily Settled Areas) Tenancy Act, 1971

    ...["(18) "Town land" means any land-- . (a) included within the limits of the city of Gauhati as constituted 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 Gauhati, from time to time, under the pro-visions of sub-section (2) of Section 42 of the Gauhati ...

  • RFA No. 31 of 2008. Case: Gauri Shankar Agarwalla Vs Madanlal Agarwalla and Ors.. Gawahati High Court

    1. This appeal is directed against the judgment and decree, dated 11.8.2008 and 18.8.2008 respectively passed by the learned Civil Judge, Tinsukia, in Title Suit No. 66/2006. The Plaintiff's suit being dismissed by the learned trial Judge, the Plaintiff, as Appellant, has come up with this appeal. 2. The Plaintiff's case, in brief, may be stated a...

    ...2343 and 2343(a) of Tinsukia Municipal Board. The suit property has been fully described in the schedule to the plaint. In order to avoid ... of waiver and estoppel, that the suit was hit by the provisions of Section 154 of the Assam Land Revenue Regulation, 1886 and Section 296 of the Assam Municipal Act, the contesting ...

  • Assam Panchayat Act, 1994

    ... in the rural areas except the Autonomous District under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution 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 Contonment Act, 1924 respectively or by any other Act. (3) It shall come into force at once1. Footnote: . ...

  • 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

    ...1/A Silchar. According 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 Municipal Board (respondent herein) complaining therein that the appellant had constructed the building ...