Course Name: In-depth study of Centre State Relations Lesson Name: Federal and Unitary Features - I PRESENTED BY BHAVIN SANGOI
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Federal and Unitary Features Federal Features Unitary Features Article 1 describes India as a " unionThe word 'federal' is not mentioned of states" anywhere in the constitution Parliament can create new states, merge or divide existing states or abolish the existing states givenmerge Constitutional status have been given to States
Federal and Unitary Features Federal Features Unitary Features If any disputes arise between centre and state about power or jurisdiction then SC will act as an arbitrator States doesn't have their owrn Supreme Court, because of the adoption of integrated judicial system In spite of recognizing single citizenship, domicile based rights are recognised in the matters of public employment in states To develop the filing of national unity concept of single citizenship has been recognized
Federal and Unitary Features Federal Features Unitary Features Financial Independence is given to states, by allowing them to collect taxes All the major taxes such as Income tax, excise duty, service tax etc. which earrn major chunk of taxable income are levied by Union. allowing them to collectmajor chun Those parts of the constitution which deals with Federal relations, Powers of the state or affect them cannot be amended without ratification by one- half states Most provisions of ncluding Fun Most provisions of the Constitution, including Fundamental rights of the citizens can be amended by Centre, without any ratification of States ut ratification by onewithout any rat
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