Article 250 Power of Parliament to Legislate with respect to any matter in the State List if a Proclamation of Emergency is in Operation

Existing Extract from Article 250(1)

Notwithstanding anything in this Chapter, Parliament shall, while a Proclamation of Emergency is in operation, have power to make laws for the whole or any part of the territory of India with respect to any of the matters enumerated in the State List.

Proposed Amendment to Article 250(1)

In article 250 of the Constitution, in clause (1), after the words “with respect to”, the words, figures and letter “goods and services tax provided under Article 246A or” shall be inserted.

Therefore Clause shall be read as follows:

Notwithstanding anything in this Chapter, Parliament shall, while a Proclamation of Emergency is in operation, have power to make laws for the whole or any part of the territory of India with respect to goods and services tax provided under Article 246A or any of the matters enumerated in the State List.