He argues that this has been exacerbated by restrictive readings of the ultra vires
trouble ahead Sturgeon and May " Ultra vires
means outside the competence of a body - basically something illegal.
Government notification completely banning liquor in the state ( Bihar) is ultra vires
to the Constitution.
procedural ultra vires
, ie doing something in the wrong way; and
This was a clear violation of the principle of ultra vires
. The prosecutors do not get to issue a decision.
The petitioner requested the PHC to declare the move ultra vires
of the constitution.
Holding that each Order was ultra vires
of Section 1 of the 1946 Act, the judge quashed them and their directions as unlawful.
The petition asserts the "ultra vires
actions" of the Legislature, in diverting $80 million in court "user fees" for non-court-related functions in the 2008 session, is "unconstitutional conduct capable of immediate repetition" in the current legislative session.
This being established, it continues, there is no reason to pass verdict on the accusations of action ultra vires
and/or misuse of powers.
II THE RESTITUTION OF ULTRA VIRES
TAXES: THE CANADIAN
If the official acted outside of or beyond the parameters set out by the statutory provision, then the act is considered ultra vires
. This means the act was outside his or her jurisdiction or without lawful authority.
``We would seek to have the councillors who vote through this application removed from office on the grounds that they would be acting ultra vires
(beyond their powers).''