Scheduled Castes SC

<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:.375in;font-family:Verdana;font-size:12.0pt'
lang=en-US>Article 341 Scheduled Castes</p>
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lang=en-US>(1) The <span style='font-weight:bold'>President may</span><span
style='font-weight:bold;text-decoration:underline'> with respect to any State
or Union territory</span>, and where it is a State after consultation with the
Governor thereof, by public notification, <span style='font-weight:bold'>specify</span>
the <span style='font-weight:bold;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow'>castes,
races or tribes</span><span style='font-weight:bold'> or parts of or groups
within</span> castes, races or tribes which shall for the purposes of this
Constitution be <span style='font-weight:bold'>deemed to be Scheduled Castes </span><span
style='font-weight:bold;font-style:italic'>in relation to that State or Union
territory</span>, as the case may be</p>
<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:.375in;font-family:Verdana;font-size:12.0pt'
lang=en-US>(2) Parliament may by law include in or exclude from the list of
Scheduled Castes specified in a notification issued under clause ( 1 ) any
caste, race or tribe or part of or group within any caste, race or tribe, but
save as aforesaid a notification issued under the said clause shall not be
varied by any subsequent notification</p>
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lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
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lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:.375in;font-family:Verdana;font-size:12.0pt'
lang=en-US>Article 366(24) Definition of Scheduled<span style='mso-spacerun:yes'> </span>Caste</p>
<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:.375in;font-family:Verdana;font-size:11.0pt'
lang=en-US>“Scheduled Castes” means such castes, races or tribes
parts of or groups within such castes, races or tribes as are deemed under article 341
to be Scheduled Castes for the purposes of this Constitution</p>
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lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
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color:#2E75B5' lang=en-US id="dummy">&nbsp;</h2>
<h2 style='margin:0in;margin-left:.375in;font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.0pt;
color:#2E75B5' lang=en-US id="ListofSCsandSTs">List of SCs and STs</h2>
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lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
<ul type=disc style='margin-left:.75in;direction:ltr;unicode-bidi:embed;
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<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-weight:bold;font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>Constitution
does not listed who are SCs, STs, BCs and it authorised President. </span></li>
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margin-top:0in;margin-bottom:0in'>
<li style='color:#000000;margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle'
lang=en-US><img
width=16 height=16 alt=Important src="https://static.wixstatic.com/media/760013_fab708a3e3f249ad85c73c8524bc0ea1~mv2.png">&nbsp;<span style='font-family:Calibri;
font-size:12.0pt'>1st time </span><span style='font-family:Calibri;
font-size:12.0pt;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow'>President</span><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'> notified SC/ST list in
consultation with </span><span style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:
12.0pt;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow'>Governor</span><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'> and after that President
notifies only with the approval of<span style='mso-spacerun:yes'>
</span></span><span style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt;
background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow'>Parliament<span
style='mso-spacerun:yes'> </span>[ Law of Parliament required fo
President to Notify]- </span><span style='font-family:Calibri;
font-size:12.0pt'>President with the approval of parliament issues </span><span
style='font-weight:bold;text-decoration:underline;font-family:Calibri;
font-size:12.0pt'>Constitutional Order</span><span style='font-family:
Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'> to include in a list</span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>Single list for ST/SC
across India for both Centre and State (categorised per state basis) </span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>Multiple lists of OBC each
for one state</span></li>
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margin-top:0in;margin-bottom:0in'>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>One list for Centre and
each state has one list.</span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>C</span><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt;background:yellow;
mso-highlight:yellow'>urrently President notifies in consultation with
Governor </span><span style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>and
after that President notifies only with the approval of<span
style='mso-spacerun:yes'> </span></span><span style='font-fam
ily:Calibri;
font-size:12.0pt;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow'>Parliament</span></li>
</ul>
</ul>
</ul>
<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:1.5in;font-family:Verdana;font-size:11.0pt'
lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
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<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>Ex: </span><span
style='text-decoration:underline;font-family:Calibri;font-size:12.0pt'>Constitution
(Scheduled Castes) Order, 1950</span></li>
</ul>
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lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
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<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle' lang=en-US><span
style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:11.0pt'>Procedure for inclusion
in or exclusion from the list of Scheduled Tribes </span></li>
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font-weight:normal;font-style:normal'>
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color:black' lang=en-US><span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";
font-size:12.0pt;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-family:"Nirmala UI";
font-size:12.0pt'>Whenever representations are received in the Ministry
of Tribal Affairs for inclusion of any community in the list of
Scheduled Tribes of a State/UT, the Ministry forwards that
representation to the concerned State Government/U.T. </span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle;color:black'
lang=en-US><span style='font-weight:bold;text-decoration:underline;
font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:12.0pt'>Administration for
recommendation as required</span><span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";
font-size:12.0pt'> under Article 342 of the Constitution. </span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle;color:black'
lang=en-US><span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:12.0pt'>If
the concerned State Government recommends the proposal, then the same is
sent to the Registrar General of India (RGI). The RGI, if satisfied with
recommendation of the State Government, recommends the proposal to the
Central Government. </span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle;color:black'
lang=en-US><span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:12.0pt'>Thereafter,
the Ministry of Tribal Affairs refers the proposal to the National
Commission for Scheduled Tribes for their recommendation.</span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle;color:black'
lang=en-US><span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:12.0pt'>If
the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes also recommends the case,
the matter is processed for the decision of the Cabinet after consulting
the concerned administrative Ministries. </span></li>
<li style='margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle;color:black'
lang=en-US><span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:12.0pt'>Thereafter
the matter is put up before the Parliament in the form of a Bill to
amend the Presidential Order. </span></li>
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<li style='color:#000000;margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;vertical-align:middle;
color:black' lang=en-US><img
width=16
height=16 alt="Prelims CA" src="https://static.wixstatic.com/media/760013_fab708a3e3f249ad85c73c8524bc0ea1~mv2.png">&nbsp;<span style='font-family:"Nirmala UI";
font-size:12.0pt;color:black;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow'>Dec
2019, three&nbsp;tribes&nbsp;–&nbsp;Parivar
Talwara&nbsp;and&nbsp;the&nbsp;Siddi community added to the list of STs
in Karnataka </span></li>
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</ul>
<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:.75in;font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:
12.0pt;color:black' lang=en-US>&nbsp;</p>
<p style='margin:0in;margin-left:1.125in;font-family:"Nirmala UI";font-size:
12.0pt;color:black' lang=en-US>GOI Tribal Affairs -&gt; State/UT -&gt; GOI
Tribal Affairs -&gt; RGI<span style='mso-spacerun:yes'> </span>-&gt; G
OI
-&gt; NC ST -&gt; Cabinet -&gt; Parliament -&gt;Presidential Order amendment</p>