Chapter III.-The State Legislatur
169. Abolition or creation of Legislative Councils in States.-
Notwithstanding anything in article 168, Parliament may by law provide
for the abolition of the Legislative Council of a State having such a
Council or for the creation of such a Council in a State having no
such Council, if the Legislative Assembly of the State passes a
resolution to that effect by a majority of the total membership of the
Assembly and by a majority of not less than two-thirds of the members
of the Assembly present and voting.
(2) Any law referred to in clause (1) shall contain such provisions
for the amendment of this Constitution as may be necessary to give
effect to the provisions of the law and may also contain such
supplemental, incidental and consequential provisions as Parliament
may deem necessary.
(3) No such law as aforesaid shall be deemed to be an amendment of
this Constitution for the purposes of article 368.