Article 201 of Indian Constitution: Bills Reserved For Consideration

Article 201 of The Indian Constitution

The Legislative Procedure of state legislature given in Article 196 to Article 201 in which Article 201 has a provision about governor reserve bills for the consideration of president.

Article 201: Bills reserved for consideration

When a Bill is reserved by a Governor for the consideration of the President, the President shall declare either that he assents to the Bill or that he withholds assent therefrom:


Provided that, where the Bill is not a Money Bill, the President may direct the Governor to return the Bill to the House or, as the case may be, the Houses of the Legislature of the State together with such a message as is mentioned in the first proviso to article 200 and, when a Bill is so returned, the House or Houses shall reconsider it accordingly within a period of six months from the date of receipt of such message and, if it is again passed by the House or Houses with or without amendment, it shall be presented again to the President for his consideration.

-Text in Constitution


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