Maharashtra co-operative society act

By Legal Cell Amendments to the Maharashtra co-operative society act, 1960. Mahrashtra Act No. VII of 1997. (First published after having received that assent of the Governor, in the “Maharashtra Governmetn Gazette’ on the 2nd January 1997). An Act further to amend the Maharashtra Co-operative Societies Act, 1960. WHEREAS it is expedient further to

RTI ACT…for Co-operative Society, Applicability?

By Accommodation Times News Service By Adv.Hemant Agarwal In general anticipation of at least a consolation relief, scores of Society members and related activists have been consistently yearning for the Coop. Societies to come within the ambit of the Right to Information Act. CONTRARY to the increasing yearning!!!! : 01. Direct application of "Right

Ordinance to amend Maharashtra Co-operative Societies Act 1960: All you need to know

By K. K. Ramani (Advocate) The Maharashtra Cooperative Societies (Third Amendment) Ordinance 2018 promulgated by the Governor of Maharashtra brings about significant changes in the Cooperative Societies Act, mainly to cater to the issues of cooperative housing societies. Maharashtra Cooperative Societies Act, as it stood, is designed to regulate the affairs

Maharashtra Co-operative Societies (Second Amendment) Act 2018: All You Need To Know

The sub-section (4), section 166 of the principal Act is been removed. By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI The members of the committee and its office bearers not only have to co-terminus of the committee after five years from the date of election but also the members shall be deemed to have vacated their offices

Is Society Redevelopment having jurisdiction of RERA?

By Sanjay Chaturvedi LLB, Ph.D. Himbindu Co-operative Housing Society V/s Mr. Jitendro Shankarlal Brahmbhatt (CC@6000000001577) Order dated: 5th Jan 2018 The complainant Society, through it's Secretary, has filed this complain seeking following directions from this Authority a) To register the Second Supplementary agreement doted 23rd August 2015 on payment of all dues within

GST on Society

CA Pathik Shah, Partner, B. P. Shah & Co. 1. The society collects the following charges from the members on the quarterly basis as follows: a. Property Tax-actual as per Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) b. Water Tax- Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) c. Water charges d. Electricity charges e. Sinking Fund- mandatory under

Development Rights- Who is entitle? Society or Member?

By Vimal Punamiya, FCA, LLB In respect of Tenants co-partnership co-operative societies, which are of the nature of “Flat Owners Societies” in which the flats are acquired by the society from the builder on ownership basis and thereafter Society is formed, and land is conveyed to the society and individual members acquire ownership rights

Co-operative movement facing a slow death

By S S Nair Accommodation Times Bureau   The Maharashtra  StateCo-operative Act, Rules and bye-laws were framed to encourage co-operative feeling among the people and as an instrument to inculcate the co-operative moment.   Whenever amendments of the Act, rules and bye-laws are made people were expecting that something new and innovative ways will be