Schedule for Standing committee

Datesort ascending Name of Committee Agenda
06-Nov-19 Social Justice & Empowerment

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Minority Affairs on their Demands for Grants (2019-20).

06-Nov-19 Agriculture

Evidence of the representatives of Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare (Department of Agricultural Research and Education) in connection with examination of Demands for Grants (2019-20).

06-Nov-19 Agriculture

Evidence of the representatives of Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare (Department of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers Welfare) in connection with examination of Demands for Grants (2019-20).

06-Nov-19 Rural Development

Evidence of the Ministry of Panchayati Raj regarding Demands for Grants (2019-20) and Evidence of the Ministry of Rural Development (Department of Land Resources) regarding Demands for Grants (2019-20)

06-Nov-19 Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice

To hear the presentation of the Secretary, Department of Personnel and Training on ‘Brief overview of functioning of the Department.

06-Nov-19 Energy

To have briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Power on the subject Review of Power Tariff Policy Need for uniformity in tariff structure across the country

06-Nov-19 Public Accounts

Briefing by Audit followed by oral evidence of the representatives of Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises on the subject "Implementation of Prime Minister s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) (Para 16.1)" based on Chapter XVI of C&AG Report No. 12 of 2017.

05-Nov-19 Petroleum & Natural Gas

To take oral evidence of representatives of the Ministry/PSUs on Demands for Grants (2019-20) of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

05-Nov-19 Social Justice & Empowerment

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (Department of Social Justice and Empowerment) on their Demands for Grants (2019-20).

05-Nov-19 Social Justice & Empowerment

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities) on their Demands for Grants(2019-20).

05-Nov-19 Rural Development

Evidence of the Ministry of Rural Development (Department of Rural Development) regarding Demands for Grants (2019-20).

04-Nov-19 External Affairs

Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of External Affairs on the Demands for Grants of the Ministry for the year 2019-20

04-Nov-19 Food, Consumer Affairs & Public Distribution

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Department of Consumer Affairs on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

04-Nov-19 Transport, Tourism and Culture

To hear the Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways on the subject 'Role of National Highways Authority of India in Nation Building'.

04-Nov-19 Industry

To hear the Secretary, DHI on Downturn in Automobile Sector and Measures for its Revival.

04-Nov-19 Public Undertakings

Briefing from the representatives of the Central Coalfields Limited in connection with its comprehensive examination.

31-Oct-19 Finance

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Finance Departments of Economic Affairs, Expenditure, Financial Services, Investment and Public Asset Management and Revenue and Ministry of Corporate Affairs on the subjects State of Indian Economy and Issues relating to Demands for Grants 2019-20 Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and NITI Aayog on the subjects State of Indian Economy and Issues relating to Demands for Grants 2019-20.

31-Oct-19 Science and Technology, Environment and Forests

1. To hear the Secretary, Department of Biotechnology on the “The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019”.

2. Discussion on the subject “Expansion of TMC facilities in various parts of the country’.

30-Oct-19 Home Affairs

To hear the representatives of Autonomous Territorial/District Councils alongwith representatives of Governments of Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura and other stakeholders on 'the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Fifth Amendment) Bill, 2019'.

30-Oct-19 Information Technology

Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on The Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2019 and Oral evidence of some of the Stakeholders on The Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2019

25-Oct-19 Information Technology

1. 1000 hrs. to 1100 hrs.-Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on the subject Safeguarding citizens’ rights and prevention of misuse of social/online news media platforms including special emphasis on women security in the digital space

2.1100 hrs. onwards-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on Demands for Grants (2019-20)

3.1430 hrs. onwards-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

25-Oct-19 Energy

Discussion with the representatives of the Ministry of Power and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy in connection with examination of the Demands for Grants of the Ministry of Power and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy for the year 2019-20 respectively.

25-Oct-19 Energy

Discussion with the representatives of the Ministry of Power and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy in connection with examination of the Demands for Grants of the Ministry of Power and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy for the year 2019-20 respectively.

25-Oct-19 Labour

Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Labour & Employment on `The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2019`.

24-Oct-19 Finance

Views of Experts on the subject Achieving $10 Trillion Economy – Long term prospects for the Indian Economy.

24-Oct-19 Commerce

To hear the views of representatives of (i) Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council (TEXPROCIL); (ii) Central Institute for Cotton Research (CICR); and (iii) Confederation of India Textile Industry (CITI) on the subject ‘Export of Organic Products: Challenges and Opportunities’.

23-Oct-19 Water Resources

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Jal Shakti - (i) Department of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation and (ii) Department of Drinking Water & Sanitation in connection with the examination of the Demands for Grants 2019-2020.

23-Oct-19 Railways

Evidence by the representatives of the Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) on “Demands for Grants (2019-20)”

23-Oct-19 Chemicals & Fertilizers

To take oral evidence of representatives of Department of Fertilizers on Demands for Grants 2019-20.

23-Oct-19 Rural Development

To Consider Memorandum No. 1 Regarding Selection of Subjects for examination by the Committee during the year 2019-20.