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Centre State Division

Centre-State Matters: The Division deals with Centre-State relations, including working of the constitutional provisions governing such relations, the appointment of Governors, the creation of new States, nominations to Rajya Sabha/Lok Sabha, Inter-State boundary disputes, over-seeing the crime situation in States, the imposition of President's Rule.

Centre-State Matters.

Centre-State Matters.
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1 Centre-State Matters. Click Here

Organizational Structure

Organizational Structure
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1 Organizational Structure Download (178.18 KB)

Acts

Acts
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1 Corrigenda Download (790.64 KB)
2 S.O.655(E) New State of Andhra Pradesh. Download (225.99 KB)
3 The Presidents (Emoluments and) Pension Act, 1951 Download (18.57 KB)
4 The President's (Emoluments and) Pension Act, 1951 Download (798.17 KB)
5 The Salaries & Allowances of Ministers Act, 1952 Download (16.62 KB)
6 The State Reorganisation Act, 1956 Download (396.53 KB)
7 The Bombay Reorganisation Act, 1960 Download (386.57 KB)
8 The Governors (Emoluments, Allowances and Privileges) Act, 1982 Download (78.95 KB)
9 The Governors (Emoluments, Allowances and Privileges) Act, 1982 Download (1.44 MB)
10 The Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984 Download (41.95 KB)
11 The Vice-President's Pension Act, 1997 Download (779.09 KB)
12 The Vice Presidents Pension Act, 1997 Download (17.7 KB)
13 The Lotteries (Regulation) Act, 1998 Download (35.4 KB)
14 Madhya Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2000 Download (795.64 KB)
15 Uttar Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2000 Download (679.91 KB)
16 Bihar Reorganisation Act 2000 Download (737.01 KB)
17 The Constitution(Ninety-Sixth Amendment) Act, 2011 Download (180.36 KB)
18 The Orissa(Alteration of Name) Act, 2011 Download (362.44 KB)
19 Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 Download (205.44 KB)
20 Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Amendment Act, 2014 Download (28.51 KB)
21 The Governors (Emoluments, Allowances and Privileges) Amendment Act, 2014 Download (75.73 KB)
22 Amendment to the Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act 1984 by the prevention of Damage to Public Property Act(Amendment) Bill, 2015. Download (1.04 MB)

Rules

Rules
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1 The Ministers Residences Rules, 1962 Download (19.56 KB)
2 The Presidents Pensions Rules, 1962 Download (41.44 KB)
3 The Governors (Allowances and Privileges) Rules, 1987 Download (101.05 KB)
4 The Vice-Presidents Pension, Housing and Other Facilities Rules, 1999 Download (30.87 KB)
5 The Lotteries (Regulation) Rules, 2010 Download (710.83 KB)
6 Governors (Allowances and Privileges) Amendment Rules, 2014 Download (147.77 KB)
7 The Ministers (Allowances, Medical Treatment and other Privileges) Rules, 1957 Download (66.3 KB)
8 Governors (Allowances and Privileges) Amendment Rules, 2015 Download (999.09 KB)

Advisories

Advisories
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1 Advisories Click Here

CIRCULARS RELATING TO FORMER GOVERNORS

CIRCULARS RELATING TO FORMER GOVERNORS
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1 D.O. No. 7/34/2011-M&G dated 18.03.2013. Download (50.15 KB)
2 No. S-11014/1/2010-Pt FI/CGHS(P) dated 11.06.2013. Download (43.9 KB)
3 No. H.11014/1/2010-CGHS(P) dated 08.02.2013. Download (42.78 KB)
4 No. S-12019/1/75-CGHS dated 09.12.1976. Download (102.12 KB)

OTHERS

OTHERS
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1 The Salaries and Allowances of Ministers(Amendment) Ordinance,2020 dated 09.04.2020 Download (730.94 KB)
2 List of Governors of States Download (32.24 KB)
3 Updation of contents on the MHA website - reg Download (76.52 KB)
4 Identification of illegal migrants and monitoring thereof. Download (14.25 KB)
5 Presentation by companies on Cyber Crime and Cyber Security issues Download (471.12 KB)
6 Workshop on NERS on 17 Feb 2016, MHA, New Delhi Download (96.36 KB)
7 NERS-ITSP Tender cancellation document. Download (4.06 KB)
8 Delimitation of Council Constituencies Telangana, order 2015. Download (186.24 KB)
9 Advisory on no discrimination in compulsory registration of FIRs. Download (1.09 MB)
10 Pre Bid Query response related to NERS PMC RFP project Download (190.87 KB)
11 The Letter related to Guidelines & MOU for Nationwide Emergency Response System(NERS). Download (161.19 KB)
12 Request for Proposal for “Selection of Project Management Consultants for Monitoring of NERS-ITSP and CAD-SP”. Download (157.32 KB)
13 NERS Bid extension Notice Download (3.68 KB)
14 Nationwide Emergency Response System(NERS) Guidelines Download (273.39 KB)
15 MoU on National Emergency Response System Between Centre and State/UT Government Download (21.6 KB)
16 Competition for designing logos for Crime & Criminal Tracking Network and Systems(CCTNS) and National Emergency Response Scheme(NERS). Download (76.1 KB)
17 Tender for Selection of IT Service Provider for Emergency Response System of MHA under Nirbhaya. Download (1.92 MB)
18 CCTNS Core Application Software (CAS) ver 4.1 has been released to States/UTs. Nodal Officers can download the application Download (35.7 KB)
19 Advt for Chief Architect Technology and Security Manager under Digital India Programme of MHA. Download (452.66 KB)
20 Meeting convened by Home Secretary. Download (566.89 KB)
21 My Security Platform-Deployment of Security applications. Download (49.45 KB)
22 Report of the Expert Committee to Study the Alternatives for a New Capital for the State of Andhra Pradesh Download (14.62 MB)
23 Determination of cadre strength of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Download (763.22 KB)
24 Acknowledging public responses regarding the new capital for the successor State of Andhra Pradesh. Download (55.35 KB)
25 Constitution of the Committee Download (213.44 KB)
26 Data on Crimes against Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes for the years 2010-2012 Download (280 KB)
27 NHRC data on SC.ST Complaints and data on action taken against the Police Personnel Download (102.47 KB)
28 Report on the evaluation of the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems Project. Download (6.09 MB)
29 Suggestion for Safety of Women and Vulnerable Society-Publication of Expression of Interest. Download (246.12 KB)
30 Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act 2013. Download (67.63 KB)
31 The Code of conduct for Ministers Download (132.87 KB)
32 Law and Order
33 List of Governors
34 List of nominated Members to Rajya Sabha & Lok Sabha
35 Article 371(2) of the Constitution
36 Article 371 D of the Constitution

Organizations

Organizations
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1 National Crime Records Bureau. Click Here
2 Inter-State Council Secretariat. Click Here
3 Zonal Council Secretariat. Click Here

Acts

Acts
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1 The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2018 Download (1.57 MB)
2 The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013.
3 The Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2010 Download (71.28 KB)
4 The Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952 Download (203.33 KB)
5 The Indian Penal Code Act, 1860 Download (358.15 KB)
6 The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
7 The Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2005
8 The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act,2005
9 The Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2008

Rules

Rules
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1 The Commissions of Inquiry (Central) Rules,1972 Download (23.62 KB)

Advisory

Advisory
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1 Directions under Section 10 of the Lotteries (Regulation) Act,1998. Download (106.46 KB)
2 Advisory on measures to be taken by States UTs to curb of misuse of section 498-A of the Indian Penal Code-regarding Download (96.16 KB)
3 Advisory on measures to be taken by States UTs to curb of misuse of section 498A of IPC-regarding Download (143.05 KB)
4 Misuse of Section 498A of IPC- regarding Download (1.04 MB)

State Legislations Cleared

State Legislations Cleared
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1 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during March 2010 Download (9.79 KB)
2 List of State Legislations finalized from 01.06.2019 to 31.08.2019.
3 List of State Legislations finalized from 01.02.2019 to 31.05.2019.
4 List of State Legislations finalized from 01.10.2018 to 31.01.2019.
5 List of State Legislation finalized from 01.06.2018 to 30.09.2018
6 List of State Legislation finalized from 01.06.2017
7 State Legislation Bills 1986 to 2014 Download (970.22 KB)
8 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during 01.03.2015 to 31.12.2017
9 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during 01.03.2014 to 31.12.2014 Download (22.96 KB)
10 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during 01.01.1986 to 28.02.2014 Download (465.37 KB)
11 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during May 2012 to March 2013 Download (35.32 KB)
12 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during April 2012 Download (7.06 KB)
13 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during March 2012 Download (7.08 KB)
14 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during February 2012 Download (7.39 KB)
15 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during september-Decembrt 2011 Download (11.86 KB)
16 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during July-August 2011 Download (10.92 KB)
17 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during June 2011 Download (10.15 KB)
18 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during April 2011 Download (10.44 KB)
19 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during March 2011 Download (10.33 KB)
20 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during Febuary 2011 Download (9.19 KB)
21 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during January 2011 Download (9.15 KB)
22 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during October 2010 Download (9.81 KB)
23 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during August 2010 Download (9.78 KB)
24 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during July 2010 Download (9.96 KB)
25 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during June 2010 Download (9.49 KB)
26 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during May 2010 Download (9.65 KB)
27 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during Febuary 2010 Download (9.65 KB)
28 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during January 2010 Download (13.06 KB)
29 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during December 2009 Download (37.57 KB)
30 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during November 2009 Download (34.17 KB)
31 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during October 2009 Download (228.34 KB)
32 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during September 2009 Download (13.58 KB)
33 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during August 2009 Download (14.15 KB)
34 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during July 2009 Download (19.47 KB)
35 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during June 2009 Download (10.3 KB)
36 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during May 2009 Download (9.66 KB)
37 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during April 2009 Download (8.77 KB)
38 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during March 2009 Download (9.17 KB)
39 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during Febuary 2009 Download (9.92 KB)
40 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during January 2009 Download (9.89 KB)
41 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during December 2008 Download (12.9 KB)
42 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during November 2008 Download (9.28 KB)
43 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during October 2008 Download (9.26 KB)
44 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during September 2008 Download (13.27 KB)
45 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during August 2008 Download (9.72 KB)
46 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during July 2008 Download (9.98 KB)
47 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during June 2008 Download (9.82 KB)
48 State Legislation cleared by the Central Government during 1.1.2008 to 31.5.2008 Download (17.32 KB)

Other links

Other links
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1 Ministry of Law and Justice

JUDICIAL CELL

JUDICIAL CELL
  • All matters connected with legislative aspects of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, as amended from time to time, other than the implementation of its provisions.
  • All matters connected with the legislative aspects of the Indian Penal Code, 1860, as amended from time to time other than those
    • which are primarily the concern of other Divisions in the Ministry; and
    • which relate to the implementation of its provisions, i.e. crimes committee under various provisions.
  • Mercy petitions submitted under Article 72 of the Constitution of India for grant pardons, reprieves, respites or remissions of punishment or to suspend, remit or commute the sentence of any person convicted of any offence.
  • Requests for sanction for prosecution under Section 188 Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973. (and not under Section 197 Cr.P.C.) other than those from the Central Bureau of Investigation and Foreign Governments.
  • Requests for permission for withdrawal of cases under Section 321 Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 other than those investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation or launched under Defence of India Rules or Defence of India Security Rules.
  • Write Petitions challenging the validity of the provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973.
  • Write Petitions challenging the validity of the provisions of the Indian Penal Code other than those which are primarily the concern of other Divisions/ Departments.
  • Examination of Penal provisions in the Central and State Legislations

Notification

Notification
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1 Notification of Change of name of Orissa to Odisha Download (179.96 KB)
2 S.O.s 827(E),828(E) and 829(E) dated 14-09-2000 Download (29.24 KB)
3 Notification regarding the Governors (Emoluments, Allowances and Privileges) Amendment Act, 2014 Download (43.28 KB)
4 The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 (2 of 2018)

Judicial Matters

Judicial Matters

Judicial Matters: Judicial Matter legislative aspects of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Code of Criminal Procedure (Cr.P.C.) and also the Commission of Inquiry Act. It also handles matters relating to State legislation, which require the assent of the President under the Constitution, political pension to erstwhile rulers before independence, Mercy Petitions under Article 72 of the Constitution

Judicial and Political Pensions and other residual matters of erstwhile Pol.III Section:-

  • Bills and Cabinet Notes sponsored by other Ministries/Departments for comments of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • State Legislative proposals of the following nature:-
    • Bills for consideration of the President under article 201 of the Constitution;
    • Ordinances for instructions of the President under article 213(1) of the Constitution;
    • Bills for the previous sanction of the President under article 304 (b) of the Constitution; and
    • Regulations for Scheduled Areas for the assent of the President under sub-paragraph 5(4) of the Fifth Schedule to the Constitution.
  • Legislative aspects of Commission of Inquiry Act- Amendment of the Act and Rules thereunder;
  • Coordination of Court cases (including summons, judgement etc.) pertaining to matters not specifically assigned to other sections in the Ministry of Home Affairs – forwarding the same to the concerned Ministries/Departments/State Governments. Also coordination of Legal Notices under section 80CPC and summons from courts pertaining to matters not specially assigned to other sections in the MHA including monitoring replies to legal notices u/s 80 CPC etc.
  • The Arrangement with State Governments for defending suits in matters not specifically assigned to other sections.
  • Matter relating to the former rulers of the Indian States and their families arising out of the abolition of privy purse and privileges.
  • Political Pensions.
  • The State Legislations are required to be examined from three angles viz.
    • (i) repugnancy with Central Laws
    • (ii) deviation from National or Central Policy and
    • (iii) legal and Constitutional validity.
              Policy issues involved in the State Legislations are to be sorted out in consultation with the concerned Ministries/Departments as well as State Government. Hence, no time-frame can be fixed in this regard.