STATE LAWS WHICH SHALL BE APPLICABLE TO THE UNION TERRITORY OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR AND UNION TERRITORY OF LADAKH WITH AMENDMENTS

STATE LAWS WHICH SHALL BE APPLICABLE TO THE UNION TERRITORY OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR
AND UNION TERRITORY OF LADAKH WITH AMENDMENTS

1. Svt 1977 XLII The Transfer of Property Act Section 139 and section 140 shall be omitted.
(1920 AD)

2. Svt 1995 V The Jammu and Kashmir Section 4 and section 4-A shall be omitted;
(1938 AD) Alienation of Land Act

3. Svt 2007 XVII The Jammu and Kashmir Big Section 20-A shall be omitted.
(1950 AD) Landed Estates Abolition Act

4. 1960 XXXVIII The Jammu and Kashmir Land A. Provisos to sub-section 1 of section 4 shall be
Grants Act omitted; and
B. Clause (i) of sub-section 2 of section 4 shall be
omitted.

5. 1976 XVII The Jammu and Kashmir Section 17 shall be omitted.
Agrarian Reforms Act

6. 1989 X The Jammu and Kashmir Sub-Clause (ii) of clause (a) of sub-section (1) of
Cooperative Societies Act section 17 shall be omitted.

7. 2004 XIV The Jammu and Kashmir A. In section 2 after clause (g), the following clause
Reservation Act shall be inserted namely:—
“(ga) “economically weaker sections” means such
categories as may be notified by the Government
from time to time, on the basis of family income and
other indicators of economic disadvantage, other
than the classes or categories defined in clauses (m),
(n) and (o)”;
B. In section 3, in sub-section (1),—
(i) in clause (a), the word “and” occurring at the
end shall be omitted;
(ii) in clause (b), for the words “backward classes:”,
the words “backward classes; and” shall be
substituted;
(iii) after clause (b), the following clause shall be
inserted, namely:—
“(c) economically weaker sections:”;
(iv) in the first proviso, for the words “the total
percentage of reservation”, the words, brackets and
letters “the total percentage of reservation provided
in clauses (a) and (b)” shall be substituted;
(v) in the second proviso, for the words “Provided
further that”, the following shall be substituted,
namely:—

“Provided further that the reservation in
appointments in favour of the persons belonging to
economically weaker sections shall be in addition to
the existing reservation as provided in this subsection
and shall be subject to a maximum of ten per
cent. of the posts in each category:
Provided also that”.
C. In section 9, in sub-section (1),—
(i) for the portion beginning with “shall reserve”
and ending with “from time to time;”, the following
shall be substituted, namely:—
“shall reserve seats in the Professional Institutions
for candidates belonging to,—
(a) reserved categories and such other
classes or categories as may be notified from
time to time; and
(b) economically weaker sections:”;
(ii) in the proviso, for the words “the total
percentage of reservation”, the words, brackets and
letter “the total percentage of reservation provided
in clause (a)” shall be substituted;
(iii) after the proviso, the following proviso shall
be inserted, namely:—
“Provided further that the reservation in the
Professional Institutions in favour of the
persons belonging to economically weaker
sections shall be in addition to the existing
reservation as provided in this sub-section and
shall be subject to a maximum of ten per cent.
of the seats in each category.”.

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