Q. Which of the following is/are “legislative powers” of President in India? :
1. He can summon or prorogue and dissolve the Lok Sabha.
2. He can preside over the joint sitting of both the houses of Parliament.
3. He can address the Parliament at the commencement of the first session of each year.
Select the correct answer from the code given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
Notes:

Legislative powers of President.

  • He can summon or prorogue the Parliament and dissolve the Lok Sabha.
  • He can also summon a joint sitting of both the Houses of Parliament, which is presided over by the Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
  • He can address the Parliament at the commencement of the first session after each general election and the first session of each year.

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