In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-
(a) "Administrator" means the administrator appointed by the President under Article 239 of the Constitution;
(b) "appointed day"1 means the day which the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint;
(c) "article" means an article of the Constitution;
(d) "Election Commission" means the Election Commission appointed by the President under Article 324;
(e) "existing Union territory of Mizoram" means the Union territory of Mizoram as existing immediately before the appointed day;
(f) "law" includes any enactment, ordinance, regulation, order, bye-law, rule, scheme, notification or other instrument having, immediately before the appointed day, the force of law in the whole or any part of the existing Union territory of Mizoram;
(g) "sitting member", in relation to either House of Parliament or of the Legislative Assembly of the existing Union territory of Mizoram, means a person who, immediately before the appointed day, is a member of that House or that Assembly;
(h) "treasury" includes a sub-treasury.
1. 20th February, 1987, vide notification No. S.O. 72(E), dated 11th February, 1987, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).