SC strikes down law enacted by State of Chhattisgarh providing statutory appeal to Supreme Court from orders of Rent Control Tribunal

Murali Krishnan October 15 2019
Chhattisgarh Rent Control Act

The Supreme Court today struck down a law enacted by the State of Chhattisgarh providing statutory appeal to the Supreme Court from orders of Rent Control Tribunal.

A Bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Surya Kant held that the power to enact a law providing for appeal to Supreme Court is vested with the Union Parliament in this case.

Section 13(2) of the Chhattisgarh Rent Control Act, 2011 provides for an appeal to the Supreme Court against orders . . .

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