Bihar and Orissa

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Superintendent, Government Printing, Bihar and Orissa, 1923 - Bihar and Orissa (India)

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Page 128 - The policy of His Majesty's Government, with which the Government of India are in complete accord, is that of the increasing association of Indians in every branch of the administration and the gradual development of self-governing institutions, with a view to the progressive realization of responsible government in India as an integral part of the British Empire.
Page 120 - Local government, that is to say, the constitution and powers of municipal corporations, improvement trusts, district boards, mining settlement authorities and other local authorities for the purpose of local self-government or village administration.
Page 137 - ... for the purpose of discussing a definite matter of urgent public importance...
Page 100 - Development of industries, in cases where such development by a central authority is declared by order of the Governor-General in Council, made after consultation with the Local Government or Local Governments concerned, expedient in the public interest.
Page 105 - The imposition of punishment by fine, penalty or imprisonment for enforcing any law of the province made in relation to any matter coming within any of the classes of subjects enumerated in this section; 16.
Page 102 - Legislature in respect to destructive insects and pests and plant diseases, to such extent as may be declared by any Act of the Indian Legislature.
Page 182 - For this purpose, their proceedings shall embrace the formation of as accurate a record as possible of all local usages connected with landed tenures, as full as practicable a specification of all persons enjoying the possession and property of the soil, or vested with any heritable or transferable interest in the land...
Page 131 - Act to be, either in whole or in part, subject to legislation by the Indian Legislature...
Page 70 - Governments and the authorities subordinate to them, and to report whether, by measures of decentralisation or otherwise, those relations can be simplified and improved, and the system of government better adapted both to meet the requirements and promote the welfare of the different provinces, and without impairing its strength and unity, to bring the executive power into closer touch with local conditions.
Page 131 - ... other tax or duty for the time being in force and imposed by the authority of the Governor-General in Council for the general purposes of the government of India, provided that the imposition or alteration of a tax scheduled as aforesaid shall not be...

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