Political Science(GS) Constitution of India-Acts of Constitution Revision (Page 1 of 3)

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Regulating Act, 1773

This act facilitated to make the Governor of Bengal as the Governor General of Bengal. Under him; he had four members who would assist him. (The first Governor General was Lord Warren Hasting).

Also it designated to make Supreme Court at Fort William, Kolkata (1774) which wo

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Pitt’s India Act, 1784

This act was passed so as to correct the problems of the earlier act which stated that the territories under the rule of company will be known ‘British possessions in India’

It made distinction between the commercial and political functions of company.

Board of Directors wo

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Charter Act, 1793

According to this act, the Indian exchequer was liable to pay the salaries of the members of the Board of Control.

Charter Act, 1813

Monopoly of the Company over the trade was abolished in India but for trade with China and for trade in tea was continued.

What position did British territories have in India constitutionally was defined for the very first time.

Christian missionaries were allowed to propog

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Charter Act, 1853

This act segregated the functions of legislation and execution for the members under Governor General for the first.

This act almost gave a green signal for open competition to select the servants who would work for the country.

This act gave a chance to localites to presen

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