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Q. How long are the ordinances issued by the President or the Governor effective

Ans. If at any time, the President is satisfied, except when both Houses of Parliament. are in session, that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action, he may promulgate such ordinances as the circumstances require. An ordinance promulgated by the President under this Article shall have the same effect as an act of Parliament.’ If such ordinance is passed by Parliament, whenever it is convened within a period of six weeks, it will be in effect, If such ordinance is not passed by Parliament within this period, it would cease to have effect after the expiry of 6 weeks’ period. Any ordinance may be withdrawn at any time by the President. However, if and so far as an ordinance under this article makes any provision which Parliament would not under this provision be competent to enact, it shall be voice
Similarly, if at any time, except when both Houses or House, as the case may be, of the State Legislature is in session, the Governor is satisfied that circumsta…