Session of Parliament
Both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were adjourned for the day after paying condolences over the death of Nelson Mandela.
This is the second day of the Winter Session which was adjourned without accomplishing any legislative business.
123 Bills are currently pending in the 15th Lok Sabha. To see a visual representation of the top Ministries with pending Bills, go here.
The Legislative Agenda for today in the Lok Sabha included the consideration and passing of The Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill 2013, The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2013, The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Amendment) Bill, 2011and The Regional Centre for Biotechnology Bill, 2011.
Listed for consideration and passing in Rajya Sabha were The Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2013 and The Street Vendors (Protection of Livelihood and Regulation of Street Vending) Bill, 2013.
Winter Session of Parliament started yesterday and is scheduled to last
till December 20, 2013. For a sector-wise break-up of the legislative
agenda for the Winter Session with brief descriptions of the Bills,
please refer to the PRS Session Alert.