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What does Article VI of the US Constitution provide for in case of a conflict between the US Constitution and a state constitution?

What does Article VI of the US Constitution provide for in case of a conflict between the US Constitution and a state constitution?

It provides that state courts are bound by the supreme law; in case of conflict between federal and state law, the federal law must be applied. Even state constitutions are subordinate to federal law. The Supreme Court under John Marshall (the Marshall Court) was influential in construing the supremacy clause.

What must be shown for federal law to preempt state?

Under the doctrine of preemption, which is based on the Supremacy Clause, federal law preempts state law, even when the laws conflict. Thus, a federal court may require a state to stop certain behavior it believes interferes with, or is in conflict with, federal law.

What is the importance of local government in points?

The purpose of local government is to provide an organized system where councils exercise their power and responsibilities to work together for peace, order and good governance of their municipal districts.

What is the need and importance of local bodies Class 11?

1. Civic Amenities: In the interest of better health and life of citizens, Gram Panchayats would have the powers to make provisions for basic civic amenities. 2. Social Welfare Activities: The Gram Panchayat would keep the records of birth and death in the village, family planning and family welfare etc.

What are the main features of local self government?

Important Features of Local Self Governments Reservations are provided to SCs and STs according to their population. Reservations are also extended to women. 33.33% of seats are reserved for women in all levels of Local Self Governments. Reservations can be provided to Backward Castes if a State decides so.

What are the main functions of panchayats Class 11?

Ans: Main functions of the Gram Panchayat are:

  • Maintenance and construction of water resources, roads, drainage, School buildings and CPR (common property resources).
  • Levy and collect local taxes.
  • Execute government schemes related to employment.

What is the importance of local self government class 11?

The Local Self-government generally unites the people with democracy and encourages them to participate in its activities without any bias or prejudice.

What is the difference between 73rd and 74th Amendment Act Class 11?

The 73rd amendment act of 1992 is related to the “Panchayats”. The act gave constitutional status to the panchayati raj institutions. Whereas in the urban local body set-up,created by the 74th amendment, there is no three tiered system.