Constitution Of India Article 244 - Administration of Scheduled Areas and tribal areas


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[2](1) The provisions of the Fifth Schedule shall apply to the administration and control of the Scheduled Areas and Scheduled Tribes in any State[1] other than the States of Assam, Meghalaya[3], Tripura and Mizoram[4].
[2](2) The provisions of the Sixth Schedule shall apply to the administration of the tribal areas in the States of Assam, Meghalaya[3], Tripura and Mizoram[5].
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1. Omitted words by the Constitution (Seventh Amendment) Act, 1956, s.29 and Sch.
2. Subs. by the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act, 1971 (81 of 1971), s.71, (w.e.f. 21-1-1972).
3. Subs. by the Constitution (Forty-ninth Amendment) Act, 1984, s.2, (w.e.f. 1-4-1985).
4. Subs. by the State of Mizoram Act, 1986 (34 of 1986), s.39, (w.e.f. 20-2-1987).
5. Subs. by s.39, ibid., (w.e.f. 20-2-1987).


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