38 of 1991
17th September, 1991
An Act to cancel certain notifications calling for general elections in relation to the State of Punjab Be it enacted by Parliament in the Forty-second Year of the Republic of India as follows:-
2. Cancellation of certain notifications in relation to Punjab
The notification No. S.O. 268 (E), dated the 19th April, 1991 issued by the President under sub-section (2) of Section 14 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 (43 of1951)-in so far as it relates to the State of Punjab and the Notification No.Elec-91-R: 4100, dated the 19th April, 1991 issued by the Governor of the State of Punjab under sub-section (2) of Section 15-of the said Act shall, on the commencement of this Act, stand cancelled and upon such cancellation–
(a) every deposit made under Section 34-of the said Act in relation to general elections called by the said notifications shall be returned to the person making it or his legal representative; and
(b) all the proceedings with reference to the said elections shall be commenced anew in all respects as if for new elections under the said Act.