The Delhi (Delegation Of Powers) Act, 1964
ACT NO. 23 OF 1964
[ 16th June, 1964]
BE it enacted by Parliament in the Fifteenth Year of the
All Act to provide for the delegation of certain powers vested in the Administrator of the Union territory of Delhi.
Republic of India as follows:-
1. Short title and extent.
This Act may be called the Delhi
(Delegation of Powers) Act, 1964.
It extends to the whole of the Union territory of Delhi.
2. Definitions. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-
" Administrator" means the Administrator of Delhi appointed by the President under article 239 of the
" Chief Secretary" means the Chief Secretary of the
" Delhi" means the Union territory of Delhi;
" District Judge" means the District Judge, Delhi, and includes an Additional District Judge, Delhi.
3. Delegation of powers, etc., vested in Administrator under certain laws.
Any power, authority or jurisdiction or any duty which the Administrator may exercise or discharge by or under the pro-
visions of any enactment mentioned in column 1 of the Schedule may be exercised or discharged also-
by any officer or authority mentioned in relation thereto in column 2 of the said Schedule;
by such other officer or authority as may be specified in this behalf by the Central Government by notification in the Official Gazette.
The Administrator may transfer any appeal or application for revision or any other matter pending before him for disposal to an officer or other authority competent under sub- section (1) to dispose of the same.
The Administrator may withdraw for disposal by himself any appeal or application for revision or any other matter pending before an officer or other authority competent under sub- section (1) to dispose of the same.