Course: Gain an understanding of Parliamentary Processes and Instruments Lesson Amendment Powers Presented by Bhavin Sangoi
About me . B.A in Political Science & Psychology . Appeared in UPSC CSE Mains Teaching Indian Polity, International Relations, economics & mental Ability since 5 years Experience of teaching for various competitive exams such as NTSE, CET & UPSC . Follow me on: https://Unacademy.in/user/Bhavin Sangoi
Key points . Any part of the Constitution can be amended by following the procedure mentioned in Article 368 . Amendment can be in the form of addition, variation or repeal of any provision
Procedure A Bill passed by both the Houses of Parliament, by a majority of total membership of the House, and by a majority of at least two - thirds of the members present and voting and assented by the President President can't send this Bill for reconsideration
Ratification by States If the Bill seeks to change any of the following provisions of the Constitution, the amendment should be ratified at least one half states by passing a resolution, before sending it to the President . Article 54, 55 Election of President 73 Executive power of the Union . 162 Executive power of the State . 241 High Courts for Union territories * 162Executive power of the State
Continued Chapter IV of Part V The Union Judiciary Chapter I of Part XI Legislative Relation:s The representation of States in Parliament . Chapter IV of Part V - The Union Judiciary . Chapter V of Part VI The High Courts in the States . Any of 'List' in the Seventh schedule The provisions of article 368 itself
BA Political Science and Psychology, Mumbai University. Teaching Polity, Economics and international relations for 7 years.