Maha state to have separate office for cooperative housing societies

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The State Cooperation Minister, Subhash Deshmukh on Monday said that the Maharashtra government will set up a different office for issues related to cooperatives housing societies to safeguard the interest of residents. Deshmukh informed that “The new chapter will be ready in 3-4 months. Some new rules will

New election procedure for cooperative housing societies

By Accommodation Times News Services By Sunil Deshmukh District Deputy Registrar (Retd.) For K.K. Ramani & Associates The Government of Maharashtra has amended the Maharashtra Cooperative Societies Act, 1960 in 2013 and introduced new election procedure for cooperative housing societies. We have explained the procedure as per the Act regarding elections to be conducted by

One Flat, One Vote For Cooperative Housing Societies: Supreme Court

B y Accommodation Times News Services Can the bye-laws of a co-operative housing society curtail the voting rights of different members of a holding separate flats in the building? No, says the supreme court: it’s one flat, one vote. The multi-flat family problem has cropped up in scores of housing societies throughout

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

Housing societies below 100 member may hold election on own

By Accommodation Times Bureau After several efforts from consumer activists, the state cabinet immune those cooperative housing societies who have less than 100 members may soon be allowed to hold elections itself rather than going to long process. “The decision of cabinet will have to enacted through amendment or ordinance of  Maharashtra

Co-Operative Housing Association To Construct Houses for EWS

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR Co-operative housing association for the economically weaker sections (EWS) of the state will construct houses. A detailed plan for this is being prepared. Under the Prime Minister Jan Housing Scheme and Chief Minister Jan Housing Yojana, the housing association will be made available quality at various places and available

Victim can register complaint against Home Building Co-operative Societies through e-mail, telephone

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR Grievance Redressal Cell has been constituted in the Mini Secretariat, Jaipur Office of Deputy Registrar, Co-operative Societies, Jaipur (City) for quick and solid disposal of complaints received in connection with housing construction co-operative societies. Now, any victim can enter the said cell personally, by registering his complaint through