Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Sources of Indian Constitution - Audio Lecture

Sources of Indian constitution detailed list.

Thought Contents of Indian Constitution have been borrowed from many other Constitutions of the world but necessary changes have been made in those contents in order to make them viable in the Indian administrative context.

So we can say that Indian constitution in itself is unique and is different from any other constitution of the world.

1- Borrowed from the Government of India Act 1935-

a- Administrative details
b- Emergency Provision
c- Governor’s office
d- Judiciary
e- PCS (Public Service Commission)
f- Federal Scheme of Governance

2- Borrowed from the British (U.K.) Constitution

a- Cabinet System
b- Single Citizenship
c- Legislative Procedure
d- Rule of law
e- Parliamentary Government
f- Bicameralism
g- Parliamentary Privileges

3- Borrowed from the U.S. Constitution

a- Fundamental Rights.
b- Independence of the Judiciary
c- right to Judicial Review 
d- Removal of supreme court Judges
e- Removal of high court Judges.
f- Impeachment of the President 
g- Removal of the vice President

4- Borrowed from the Irish Constitution

a- Directive Principles of state policy
b- Method of election of President.
c- Nomination of members to Rajya Sabha

5- Borrowed from the Canadian Constitution

a- Advisory Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court.
b- Vesting of residuary powers in the center
c- Federal System of administration with a strong center.
d- Appointment of state Governors by the center.

6- Borrowed from the Japanese constitution

a-     Procedure established by law.

7- Borrowed from the Weimar constitution of Germany.

a- Suspension of Fundamental Rights during Emergency

8- Borrowed from the French Constitution-

a- Ideals of liberty, equality and fraternity in the Preamble.
b- Concept of Republic in the Preamble.

9- Borrowed from the Australian Constitution.

a- Freedom of trade, commerce and intercourse.
b- Joint sitting of the two houses of parliament.
c- Concurrent list.

10 Borrowed from the South African Constitution.

a- Procedure of election of members of Rajya sabha.
b- Procedure for amend of the constitution.

11- Borrowed from the Soviet Constitution (USSR) 

a- Ideal of social, economic and political justice in the Preamble.
b- Concept of fundamental Duties.

1 comment:

  1. Thank u so much for ur efforts sir....it help us lot


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