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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126(6)(b)(iii)-- Unauthorised use of electricity - Tampered meter - Use of energy through a tampered meter is included in definition of Unauthorised use of electricity - Authorities under the Act thus, empowered to make a provisional and final assessment by invoking power u/s 126(1) of the Act, even in cases where..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 154-- Unauthorised use of electricity - Merely because Special Court is empowered to determine civil liability u/s 154(4) of the Act, in cases where a complaint is lodged, it cannot be said that there is no power conferred on authorities to make provisional assessment/final assessment u/s 126 of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 154(5)-- Power conferred on authorities for making assessment u/s 126(1) of the Act and power to determine civil liability u/s 154(5) of the Act, cannot be said to be parallel to each other...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126-- Assessment u/s 126 of the Act - Strict proof like in criminal case is not necessary for assessing liability u/s 126(1) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 126-- Unauthorised use of electricity - Where there is no theft of energy amounting to unauthorised use of electricity, in such cases, no complaint of theft can be lodged as contemplated u/s 135 of the Act and it is always open for authorities to assess loss of energy by resorting to power u/s 126(1) of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 135-- Unauthorized use of electricity - Once Board detects case of unauthorized use of electricity by any consumer, Board gets cause of action to proceed against any person/consumer u/s 126 and/or 135 of the Act - Both Ss.126, 135 of the Act are independent in all respects and provide different kind of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 127, 126-- Appeal - Order/demand raised u/s 126 of the Act - Right of appeal - Once Act itself is applicable to controversy in question, all provisions of Act would be applicable, including right to appeal to Appellate Authority - Consumer thus, has right to appeal u/s 127 of the Act against an order passed..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 9, Order 7, Rule 10, Electricity Act, 2003, Section 154, 126-- Return of plaint by civil Court for filing it before Special Tribunal constituted under Electricity Act - Bar of civil suit under Act of 2003 will occur only if there is challenge to assessment procedure u/s 126 of 2003 Act - Hence, ouster of jurisdiction of civil Court is not presumed or inferred..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Electricity Act, 2013, Section 126, 127-- Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Electricity Supply Code and Related Matters) Regulations, 2017 - Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Electricity Supply Code and Related Matters) (4th Amendment) Regulations, 2013 - Unauthorized use of electricity - Assessment - Appellate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126-- Non functional meter - Short assessment of electricity charges - If there is short assessment for a long period, bills can be revised for that period but limiting to twelve months...........

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