The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Tuesday introduced to issue a domicile certificate to the partner/husband of a native woman, who’s a domicile holder within the UT. Earlier, the J&K girls who have been married exterior the Union Territory, made their partner ineligible for domicile certificate.
The Union cupboard in 2020 had permitted the Jammu & Kashmir (Adaptation of State Laws) Second Order, 2020 issued underneath part 96 of Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019.
The partner of a domicile certificate holder can get the certificate upon submission of sure paperwork, as a brand new clause has been added underneath the J&K Grant of Domicile Certificate (Procedure) Rules, 2020.
The energy to grant the class of domicile to the partner of domicile has been conferred with the tehsildar.
The partner is eligible to get a certificate upon displaying — 1) Domicile certificate of his/her partner and 2) legitimate marriage proof.
The order modified the applicability of Domicile circumstances to all ranges of jobs within the Union territory of Jammu & Kashmir underneath the Jammu & Kashmir Civil Services (Decentralisation and Recruitment) Act.
“In exercise of the powers conferred by the proviso to Article 309 of the Consitution of India, read with section 15 of the Jammu and Kashmir Civil Services Act 2010, the government hereby directs in sub-rule (1) of rule 5 of the Jammu and Kashmir Grant of Domicile Certificate Rules 220, after S.No/Clause 6, the following shall be added,” the discover reads.
Here is the revised clause within the desk talked about beneath.
Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh described the Jammu & Kashmir Domicile Rules Notification because the daybreak of a brand new period for the Union Territory.
In March 2021, the Centre knowledgeable that as per J&K govt data, a complete of 35,44,938 functions for issue of Domicile Certificate was obtained until December 31, 2020, out of which 32,31,353 candidates have been issued Domicile Certificates.
“As on 31st December 2020, a total of 31,08,682 Domicile Certificates have been issued to the dependents/holders of erstwhile Permanent Resident Certificates in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir,” former Minister of State for Home Affairs, G Kishan Reddy had mentioned in a written reply to query within the Rajya Sabha.