Articles by PRS Team - January, 2019

Parliament ended the penultimate session of this Lok Sabha with both Houses passing the Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019, that enables 10% reservation in education and employment for economically weaker sections. The process by which this was done...
The penultimate session of the 16th Lok Sabha started on a sombre note. Members stood in respectful silence in memory of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Speaker Somnath Chatterjee and four other sitting MPs who passed away late last...
Parliament worked overtime on the last two days of the winter session to approve a change in our constitution.  The bill to do so was introduced in the Lok Sabha on January 7 and passed by it on the same day. Rajya Sabha sat for an extra day to discuss the bill...