Tamil Nadu Panchayats (Determination of Population) Rules, 1999
Published vide Notification No. G. O. Ms. No. 149, Rural Development (C4), dated the 21st July 1999 - No. SRO A-54 (b-12)/99
Published in Part III-Section 1(a), of the Tamil Nadu Government Gazette Extraordinary, dated the 23rd July 1999.
No. G. O. Ms. No. 149. - In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (iii) of sub-section (2) of section 242 of the Tamil Nadu Panchayats Act, 1994 (Tamil Nadu Act 21 of 1994) and in supersession of the rules relating to Determination of Population, the Governor of Tamil Nadu hereby makes the following rules: -
1. Short title. - These rules may be called the Tamil Nadu Panchayats (Determination of Population) Rules, 1999.
2. Definition. - In these rules, unless the context otherwise requires, "Act" means the Tamil Nadu Panchayats Act, 1994 (Tamil Nadu Act 21 of 1994).
3. Determination of population. - If any question arises as to the population of any panchayat village or of any part of such village, for the purpose of the Act, the question shall be decided with reference to the population of such village, as ascertained at the last preceding census.