Section 4 in The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union territories) Act 2019

Title: Amendment of article 240 of Constitution

Description: In article 240 of the Constitution, in clause (1),-- (i) for entry (c), the following entry shall be substituted, namely:-- “(c) Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu;”; (ii) entry (d) shall be omitted.

Title: Amendment of First Schedule to Constitution

Description: On and from the appointed day, in the First Schedule to the Constitution, under the heading “II. THE UNION TERRITORIES”, for entries 4 and 5 and the corresponding entries relating thereto, the following shall be substituted, namely:-- Name Extent “4. Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu The territory which immediately before the eleventh day of August, 1961 was comprised in Free Dadra and Nagar Haveli and the territories specified in section 4 of the Goa, Daman and Diu Reorganisation Act, 1987 (18 of 1987)."

Title: Allocation of seats in House of People

Description: On and from the appointed day, there shall be allocated two seats to the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu in the House of the People and the First Schedule to the Representation of the People Act, 1950 (43 of 1950) shall be deemed to be amended accordingly.

Title: Provisions as to sitting members

Description: (1) Every sitting members of the House of the People representing any Parliamentary constituency, which, on the appointed day, by virtue of the provisions of section 5, stands allotted, with or without alteration of boundaries, be deemed to have been elected to that House by that constituency. Explanation.--For the purposes of this sub-section “parliamentary constituency” shall have the same meaning as assigned to it in the Representation of the People Act, 1950 (43 of 1950). (2) The term of office of such members shall remain unaltered.

Title: Extension of jurisdiction of High Court of Bombay

Description: On and from the appointed day, the jurisdiction of the High Court of Bombay shall continue to extend to the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.