Section 51 in The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi Act, 1991

Title: Authorisation of expenditure by President

Description: Where the Legislative Assembly is dissolved or its functioning as such Assembly remains suspended, on account of an order made by the President under article 239AB, it shall be competent for the President to authorise when the House of the People is not in session expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of the Capital pending the sanction of such expenditure by Parliament.

Title: Contracts and suits

Description: For the removal of doubts it is hereby declared that— (a) all contracts in connection with the administration of the Capital are contracts made in the exercise of the executive power of the Union; and (b) all suits and proceedings in connection with the administration of the Capital shall be instituted by or against the Government of India.

Title: Power of President to remove difficulties

Description: (1) If any difficulty arises in relation to the transition from the provisions of any law repealed by this Act or in giving effect to the provisions of this Act and in particular in relation to the constitution of the Legislative Assembly, the President may by order do anything not inconsistent with the provisions of the Constitution or of this Act which appear to him to be necessary or expedient for the purpose of removing the difficulty: Provided that no order under this sub-section shall be made after the expiry of the three years from the date of constitution of the first Legislative Assembly. (2) Every order made under sub-section (1) shall be laid before each House of Parliament.

Title: Laying of rules before Legislative Assembly

Description: Every rule made by the Lieutenant Governor under this Act shall be laid, as soon as it is made, before the Legislative Assembly.

Title: Repealed

Description: [Amendment of section 27A of Act 43 of 1950.]—Rep. by the Repealing and Amending Act, 2001 (30 of 2001), s. 2 and the First Schedule (w.e.f. 3-9-2001).