Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Marriage and divorce are the subjects of the State List in the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution.
2.The law enacted by the state government on the subjects of the concurrent list must be in conformation with the law enacted by the central government on the same subject.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. Marriage and divorce are the subjects of the Concurrent List in the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution.

Statement 2 is correct. The law enacted by the state government on the subjects of the concurrent list must be in conformation with the law enacted by the central government on the same subject.

Source: The Times of India