Information Technology

Chairman :
Shashi Tharoor
Political Party :
Indian National Congress
State / Constituency :
Thiruvananthapuram
Member From :
Lok Sabha
Datesort ascending Name of Committee Agenda
08-Mar-21 Information Technology

Consideration and adoption of four Draft Reports on Demands for Grants (2021-22)

11-Feb-21 Information Technology

i. On 11.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants 2021 22 ii.On 12.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Department of Posts on Demands for Grants 2021 22 and iii. On 13.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Department of Telecommunications on Demands for Grants 2021 22

10-Feb-21 Information Technology

i. on 10.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on Demands for Grants 202122 ii. on 11.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants 2021 22 iii.on 12.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Department of Posts on Demands for Grants 2021 22 iv. on 13.02.2021-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Department of Telecommunications on Demands for Grants 2021 22

03-Feb-21 Information Technology

i. Consideration and Adoption of draft Report on the subject India s preparedness for 5G relating to Department of Telecommunications ii.To hear the views of the individuals, stakeholders, organizations in connection with the examination of the subject Review of functioning of Central Board of Film Certification relating to Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

21-Jan-21 Information Technology

On 21.01.2021-Evidence of representatives of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and to hear the views of the representatives of Facebook and Twitter 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 On 22.01.2021-Consideration and Adoption of draft Report on the subject India s preparedness for 5G

12-Jan-21 Information Technology

(i) Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on the subject Review of functioning of Unique Identification Authority of India (ii)Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and CBFC on the subject Review of functioning of Central Board of Film Certification

16-Dec-20 Information Technology

(i) from 1000 hours to 1115 hours for Briefing by the representatives of Department of Posts on the subject Department of Posts Initiatives and Challenges (ii) from 1130 hours onwards to take evidence of representatives of Facebook on Safeguarding citizens rights and prevention of misuse of social online news media platforms including special emphasis on women security in the digital space

09-Dec-20 Information Technology

Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on the subject Review of functioning of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)

25-Nov-20 Information Technology

1. Consideration and Adoption of draft Action Taken Reports on Demands for Grants (2020-21) 2.Evidence of the representatives of Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications) on the subject Suspension of Telecom Services/Internet and its impact.

10-Nov-20 Information Technology

i. Evidence of the representatives of the Department of Telecommunications and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on the subject India s preparedness for 5G ii. Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Communications Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on the subject Inter sectoral review of challenges of emerging and converging technologies, entities and practices iii. Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on the subject Technology initiatives taken by MeitY in the wake of Covid 19 pandemic.

27-Oct-20 Information Technology

To hear the views of the representatives of Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited, Vodafone Idea Limited and Bharti Airtel Limited on the subject India s preparedness for 5G and Evidence of the representatives of Ministry of Communications Department of Telecommunications and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on the subject India s preparedness for 5G.

15-Oct-20 Information Technology

i. To hear the views of the representatives of News Broadcasters Association, Press Council of India and Prasar Bharati on the subject Ethical Standards in Media Coverage ii. Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on the subject Ethical Standards in Media Coverage iii. Consideration and adoption of four draft Action Taken Reports on Demands for Grants (2019-20) iv. To take evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications), Ministry of Home Affairs and the representatives of the State of Bihar and UT of NCT of Delhi on the subject Suspension of Telecom Services/Internet and its impact

07-Oct-20 Information Technology

Consideration of Memorandum No. 1 regarding selection of subjects for examination by the Committee during the year 2020-21.

01-Sep-20 Information Technology

1. To take oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications), Ministry of Home Affairs and the representatives of the State of Bihar, UT of Jammu and Kashmir and UT of NCT of Delhi on the subject Suspension of Telecom Services/Internet and its impact 2.To hear the views of the representatives of News Broadcasters Association, Press Council of India and Prasar Bharati on the subject Ethical Standards in Media Coverage 3.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on the subject Ethical Standards in Media Coverage

14-Jul-20 Information Technology

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on the subject Citizens’ data security and privacy

11-Mar-20 Information Technology

Consideration and adoption of four Draft Reports on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

25-Feb-20 Information Technology

1. 1100 hours to 1230 hours-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants (2020-21) 2.1330 hours to 1500 hours-Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications) on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

11-Feb-20 Information Technology

(i) Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants (2020-21) (ii) Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications) on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

10-Feb-20 Information Technology

(i) Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on Demands for Grants (2020-21) (ii)Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts) on Demands for Grants (2020-21) (iii)Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants (2020-21) (iv)Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications) on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

06-Feb-20 Information Technology

1. Briefing by the representatives of Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), News Broadcasters Association (NBA), Indian Broadcasting Foundation and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on the subject Review of functioning of TRAI,

2.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

3.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts) on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

4.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

5.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications) on Demands for Grants (2020-21)

31-Jan-20 Information Technology

Briefing by the representatives of Department of Telecommunications on the subject Review of Functioning of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)

11-Dec-19 Information Technology

1. To hear the views of cyber security experts on the subject Citizens data security and privacy 2.To hear the views of non-official witnesses and India representatives of WhatsApp on the subject Citizens data security and privacy 3.To hear the views of representatives of Ministry of Communications- Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Home Affairs and Chief Secretary, Govt of NCT of Delhi on the subject Citizens data security and privacy.

04-Dec-19 Information Technology

Consideration and adoption of Draft Report on Demands for Grants (2019-20) relating to the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications)/BSNL/MTNL on the subject Review of functioning of BSNL and MTNL and plan for enhancing their performance

27-Nov-19 Information Technology

Consideration and adoption of Draft Reports on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

20-Nov-19 Information Technology

Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Ministry of Home Affairs and Department of Atomic Energy on the subject Citizens’ data security and privacy.

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).

11-Oct-19 Information Technology

1.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Telecommunications) on Demands for Grants (2019-20) 2.Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts) on Demands for Grants (2019-20)

01-Oct-19 Information Technology

Consideration of Memorandum No. 1 regarding selection of subjects for examination by the Committee during the year 2019-20.

06-Mar-19 Information Technology

To hear the views of the representatives of Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram on the subject Safeguarding citizens rights on social/online news media platforms and Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on The Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2019 as introduced in Rajya Sabha and referred to the Committee