Section 13 in The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014

Title: Allocation of sitting members.

Description: (1) On and from the appointed day, eighteen sitting members of the Council of States representing the existing State of Andhra Pradesh shall be deemed to have been elected to fill the seats allotted to the States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, as specified in the First Schedule to this Act. (2) The term of office of such sitting members shall remain unaltered

Title: Representation in House of the People.

Description: On and from the appointed day, there shall be allocated 25 seats to the successor State of Andhra Pradesh, and 17 seats to the successor State of Telangana, 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: Representation in House of the People

Description: (1) On and from the appointed day, the Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008, shall stand amended as directed in the Second Schedule to this Act. (2) The Election Commission may conduct the elections to the House of the People and the Legislative Assemblies of the successor States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana as per the allocation of seats specified in the Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008 as amended by this Act.

Title: Provision as to sitting members.

Description: (1) Every sitting member of the House of the People representing a constituency which, on the appointed day by virtue of the provisions of section 14, stands allotted, with or without alteration of boundaries, to the successor States of Andhra Pradesh or Telangana, shall be deemed to have been elected to the House of the People by that constituency as so allotted. (2) The term of office of such sitting members shall remain unaltered.

Title: Provisions as to Legislative Assemblies.

Description: (1) Subject to the provisions of sub-section (2), the number of seats in the Legislative Assemblies of the States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, on and from the appointed day, shall be 175 and 119, respectively. (2) In the Second Schedule to the Representation of the People Act, 1950 (43 of 1950), under the heading "I. STATES":— (a) for entry 1, the following entry shall be substituted, namely:— 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1. "Andhra Pradesh 294 39 15 175 29 7"; (b) entries 25 to 28 shall be renumbered as entries 26 to 29, respectively; (c) after entry 24, the following entry shall be inserted, namely:— 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 "25. Telangana 119 19 12".

PART 3 REPRESENTATION IN THE LEGISLATURES