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19.  Emergency Provisions:- 352. (1) If the President is satisfied that a grave emergency exist whereby the security of India or of any part of the territory thereof is threatened , whether by war or external aggression or , he may ,by proclamation , make a declaration to that effect respect of the whole of India or of such part of the territory thereof as may be specified in the proclamation. A proclamation of emergency declaring that the security of India or any part of the territory thereof is threatened by war or by external aggression or by armed rebellion may be made before the actual occurrence of war or of any such aggression or rebellion , if the president is satisfied that there is imminent danger thereof.
2)  A Proclamation issued under clause (1) may be varied or revoked by a subsequent proclamation.
3) The President shall not issued a proclamation under clause (1) or a proclamation varying such proclamation unless the decision of the union cabinet that such a Proclamation may be issued has been communicated to him in writing.
4)  Every Proclamation issued under this article shall be laid before each house of Parliament and shall , except where it is a proclamation revoking a previous proclamation , cease to operate at the expiration of one month unless before the expiration of that period it has been approved by resolutions of both houses of parliament. Provided that if any such Proclamation is issued at a time when the house of the people takes place during the period of one month referred to in this clause ,and if a resolution approving the proclamation has been passed by the council of states , but no resolution with respect to such proclamation has been passed by the house of the people before the expiration of that period ,the thirty days from the date on which the house of the people first sits after its reconstitution, unless before the expiration of the said period of thirty days a resolution approving the proclamation has been also by the house of the people.
5) A proclamation so approved shall, unless revoked, cease to operate on the expiration of a period of six months from the date of the passing of the second of the resolutions approving the proclamation under clause
6) Provided that if and so often as a resolution approving the continuance in force of such a proclamation is passed by both houses of parliament the proclamation shall, unless revoke , continue in fore for a further period of six month from the date on which it would otherwise have ceased to operate under this clause.
7) Notwithstanding anything contained in the foregoing clauses, the president shall revoke a proclamation issued under clause (1) or a proclamation varying such proclamation if the house of the people passes a resolution disapproving , or as the case may be , disapproving the continuance in force or , such proclamation. Every order made under clause.

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