Opposition wants select panel scrutiny of key Bills

Opposition parties have asked the government to send seven Bills in Rajya Sabha to Parliamentary Standing Committee or Select Committees for scrutiny. This decision was taken as eleven of the 22 Bills introduced in the ongoing session of Parliament have been passed without any scrutiny by parliamentary standing committees. The Parliamentary committees are established to… Continue reading Opposition wants select panel scrutiny of key Bills

Deem Bill pending in RS as lapsed: M. Venkaiah Naidu

Expressing concerns over the pendency of bills, Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu has suggested that any bill pending for more than five years in the Rajya sabha should be considered lapsed. He has also called for a debate on the rule that provides for automatic lapsing of any bill passed by… Continue reading Deem Bill pending in RS as lapsed: M. Venkaiah Naidu