Plan vs. Performance - Budget Session 2020

Plan vs. Performance

Budget Session : January 31 – March 23, 2020


This note lists the legislative business planned by Parliament and compares it with the actual performance during Budget Session 2020.

 

Plan

Actual

No. of Sittings  (Lok Sabha)

31

23

No. of Sittings  (Rajya Sabha)

31

23

 

 

 

No. of Bills for passage

 

 

- Finance and Appropriation Bills

- Other Bills

1

41

7

5

No. of Bills for introduction

 

 

- Finance and Appropriation Bills

- Other Bills

1

27

7

12

No. of Bills for withdrawal

4

2

 

 

The session was curtailed by seven days due to the public health emergency situation created because of COVID-19.  Both Houses discussed the President’s address and issues of law and order situation in multiple parts of Delhi.  17% of the central government’s expenditure was discussed in Lok Sabha, and the remaining was guillotined.  

In this session, 12 legislative Bills were introduced and five were passed.  This excludes the Finance Bill, and the Appropriation Bills to approve expenditure out of the Consolidated Fund of India.  Lok Sabha worked for 86% and Rajya Sabha worked for 74% of their scheduled time.

Bills listed for consideration and passage

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

Finance

 

 

The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 

Introduced on 12 Dec 2019

Passed on 6 Mar 2020

Passed on 12 Mar 2020

Security/Law/Strategic Affairs/Social Justice

 

 

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

Introduced on 9 Jan 2019

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019

Passed on 11 Feb 2020

Introduced on 9 Jan 2019

Passed on 12 Dec 2019

The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019

Introduced on 8 Jul 2019

 

The Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Introduced on 11 Dec 2019

 

Health and Education

 

 

The National Commission for Indian System of Medicine Bill, 2019

 

Introduced on 7 Jan 2019

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

The National Commission for Homoeopathy Bill, 2019

 

Introduced on 7 Jan 2019

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

The Central Sanskrit Universities Bill, 2019

Introduced on 11 Dec 2019

Passed on 12 Dec 2019

Passed on 16 Mar 2020

The Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2018

 

Introduced on 31 Dec 2018

The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019

Introduced on 15 Jul 2019

Passed on 5 Aug 2019

 

Agriculture and Food Processing

 

 

The National Institutes of Food Technology, Entrepreneurship and Management Bill, 2019

 

Introduced on 13 Feb 2019

Information and Broadcasting

 

 

The Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

Introduced on 12 Feb 2019

Water Resources

 

 

The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Introduced on 25 Jul 2019

Passed on 31 Jul 2019

 

The Dam Safety Bill, 2019

Introduced on 29 Jul 2019

Passed on 2 Aug 2019

 

Note:  Blank cell indicates that the Bill was not introduced in or passed by that House.

Bills listed for introduction, consideration and passage

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

Finance / Corporate Affairs

The Finance Bill, 2020

Introduced on 1 Feb 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2020 

Introduced 17 Mar 2020

 

The Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2020

 

 

The Bilateral Netting of Financial Contracts Bill, 2020

 

 

The Reserve Bank of India (Amendment) Bill, 2020

 

 

The Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 3 Mar 2020

 

The Multi State Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Bill, 2020

 

 

Labour / Industry

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2020

 

 

Social Justice

The Constitution (Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2020

 

 

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

 

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

 

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

 

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

 

Home Affairs      

The National Police University Bill, 2019 (introduced as  The Rashtriya Raksha University, 2020)

Introduced on Mar 23, 2020

 

Energy                 

The Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020.

 

 

 Health and Education

The Pharmacy Council of Indian Medicine and Homeopathy Bill, 2020

 

 

The Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill, 2020

Introduced on 10 Feb 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

 

The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 2 Mar 2020

 

The Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2020

 

 

The National Forensic Science University Bill, 2020

Introduced on 23 Mar 2020

 

Agriculture

The National Marine Fisheries (Regulation and Management) Bill, 2020

 

 

The Seeds Bill, 2020

 

 

The Pesticides Management Bill, 2020

Introduced on 23 Mar 2020

 

Civil Aviation / Shipping / Transport

The Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Introduced on 4 Feb 2020

Passed on 17 Mar 2020

 

The Major Port Authorities Bill 2020

Introduced on 12 Mar 2020

 

Mines

The Minerals Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020 - Replaces an Ordinance

Introduced on 2 Mar 2020

Passed on 6 Mar 2020

Passed on 12 Mar 2020

Environment / Water Resources

The Aquatic Animal Disease and Health Management Bill, 2020

 

 

The Disaster Management (Amendment) Bill, 2020

 

 

Note:  Blank cell indicates that the Bill was not introduced in or passed by that House.

Bills listed for withdrawal

Short Title

Withdrawn on

Remarks

Home Affairs

The Private Detective Agencies (Regulation) Bill, 2007

23 Mar 2020

 

Health

The Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy Pharmacy Bill, 2005

 

 

Agriculture

The Seeds Bill, 2004

 

 

The Pesticides Management Bill, 2008

23 Mar 2020

Replaced by a new Bill

Note: Blank cell indicates that the Bill was not passed by that House.

Bills not listed for introduction but introduced and passed

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

 

Finance

The Direct Tax Vivad Se Vishwas Bill, 2020

Introduced on 5 Feb 2020

Passed on 4 Mar 2020

Passed on 13 Mar 2020

 

The Appropriation Bill, 2020

Introduced on 16 Mar 2020

Passed on 16 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

 

The Appropriation (No 2) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

 

The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation Bill, 2020

Introduced on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

 

The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation (No 2) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

 

The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation (No 3) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

 

The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation (No 4) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Mar 2020

 

Bills not listed for introduction but introduced and pending

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

 

Education

The Indian Institutes of Information Technology Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 4 Mar 2020

Passed on 18 Mar 2020

 

 

Note: Blank cell indicates that the Bill was not passed by that House.

 

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