2. And whereas, in the circumstances reported by the Commissioner & Special Officer, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, Hyderabad in the reference third read above, it has been decided to amend Section 33 of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation Act, 1955 suitably
3. Accordingly, the following Notification will be published in an Extra- ordinary issue of the Telangana Gazette dated:05.01.2016.
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 101 of the Andhra Pradesh Re-organisation Act, 2014 (Central Act No.6 of 2014), the Government of Telangana hereby makes the following amendment to the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation Act, 1955,
A M E N D M E N T
In the said Act, in Section 33, for clauses (a) to (d) the following shall be substituted, namely,-
(a) the last date for making nominations, which shall be a period of not more than three days immediately following the date of publication of the notification under this section whether or not the said days are public holidays;
(b) the date for the scrutiny of nominations shall be the day immediately following the last date for making nominations whether or not it is a public holiday;
(c) the date for the withdrawal of candidatures shall be the day immediately following the day of the scrutiny of nominations whether or not it is a public holiday; and
(d) the date or dates on which a poll shall, if necessary, be taken which or the first of which shall be a date not earlier than the ninth day from the last date for the withdrawal of candidatures. Illustration:
(a) Notification – 01.01.2015.
(b) Last date for Nominations – 04.01.2015.
(c) Scrutiny – 05.01.2015.
(d) Withdrawal of Nominations – 06.01.2015.
(e) Date of Poll – 15.01.2015 or later.
(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF TELANGANA)
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation Act, 1955 – Amendments to Section 33 of the Act – Orders – Issued. MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION & URBAN DEVELOPMENT (C) DEPARTMENT G.O.Ms.No. 5 Dated:04.01.2016. Read the following:
- The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 (Central Act No.6 of 2014).
- O.Ms.No.134, Municipal Administration & Urban Development (F2) Department, Dated:13.10.2015.
- From the Commissioner & Special Officer, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, Hyderabad Letter No.1704/GHMC/ELECTIONS/2015, Dated:09.12.2015.