What are the Rules of Supreme Court? Article 145 of Constitution of India, 1949
Rules of Supreme Court are defined under Article 145 of Constitution of India 1949. Provisions under this Article are:
Article 145 of Constitution of India "Rules of Court, etc"
(1) Subject to the provisions of any law made by
Parliament the Supreme Court may from time to time, with the
approval of the President, make rules for regulating
generally the practice and procedure of the Court including-
(a) rules as to the persons practicing before the Court,
(b) rules as to the procedure for hearing appeals, and other matters pertaining to appeals including the time within which appeals to the Court are to be entered;
(c) rules as to the proceedings in the Court for the
enforcement of any of the rights conferred by Part III;
(cc) rules as to the proceedings in the Court under Article 139A;
(d) rules as to the entertainment of appeals under sub-clause (c) of clause (1) of Article 134;
(e) any judgment pronounced or order made by the Court may be received and rules as to the conditions the procedure for such review including the time within which applications to the Court for such review are to be entered;
(f) rules as to the costs of and incidental to any
proceedings in the Court and as to the fees to be charged in
respect of proceeding therein;
(g) rules as to the granting of bail;
(h) rules as to stay of proceedings;
(i) rules providing for the summary determination of any appeal which appears to the Court to be frivolous or vexatious or brought for the purpose of delay;
(j) rules as to the procedure for inquiries referred to in clause (1) of Article 317.
(2) Subject to the provisions of clause (3), rules made under this article may fix the minimum number of Judges who are to sit for any purpose, and may provide for the powers of single Judges and Division Courts.
(3) The minimum number of Judges who are to sit for the purpose of deciding any case involving a substantial question of law as to the interpretation of this Constitution or for the purpose of hearing any reference under Article 143 shall be five:
Provided that, where the Court hearing an appeal under any of the provisions of this chapter other than Article 132 consists of less than five Judges and in the course of the hearing of the appeal the Court is satisfied that the appeal involves a substantial question of law as to the interpretation of this Constitution the determination of which is necessary for the disposal of the appeal, such Court shall refer the question for opinion to a Court constituted as required by this clause for the purpose of deciding any case involving such a question and shall on receipt of the opinion dispose of the appeal in conformity with such opinion.
(4) No judgment shall be delivered by the Supreme Court save in open Court, and no report shall be made under Article 143 save in accordance with an opinion also delivered in open Court.
(5) No judgment and no such opinion shall be delivered by the Supreme Court save with the concurrence of a majority of the Judges present at the hearing of the case, but nothing in this clause shall be deemed to prevent a Judge who does not concur from delivering a dissenting judgment or opinion.
What is the Attendance of retired Judges at sittings of the Supreme Court? What is the meaning of Supreme Court to be a court of record? What is Seat of Supreme Court? Article 128, 129 and 130 of Constitution of India, 1949
What is the Original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court? What is the Appellate jurisdiction of Supreme Court in appeals from High Courts in certain cases? Article 131 and 132 of Constitution of India, 1949
What is the Jurisdiction and powers of the Federal Court under existing law to be exercisable by the Supreme Court? What is Special leave to appeal by the Supreme Court? Article 135 and 136 of Constitution of India, 1949
What is Conferment on the Supreme Court of powers to issue certain writs? What is Transfer of certain cases? What is Ancillary powers of Supreme Court? Article 139, 139A and 140 of Constitution of India, 1949
What is the meaning Law declared by Supreme Court to be binding on all courts? What is Enforcement of decrees and orders of Supreme Court and unless as to discovery? Article 141 and 142 of Constitution of India, 1949