Plan vs. Performance - Budget Session 2021

Plan vs. Performance

Budget Session: January 29, 2021 – March 25, 2021

This note lists the legislative business planned by Parliament and compares it with the actual performance during Budget Session 2021.

 

Plan

Actual

No. of Sittings  (Lok Sabha)

33

24

No. of Sittings  (Rajya Sabha)

33

23

No. of Bills for passage

 

 

- Finance and Appropriation Bills

- Other Bills

1

29

7

11

No. of Bills for introduction

 

 

- Finance and Appropriation Bills

- Other Bills

1

19

7

13

No. of Bills for withdrawal

4

0

 

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The Budget session of Parliament was held from January 29, 2021 to March 25, 2021.  The session was divided into two halves with a recess from February 16, 2021 to March 7, 2021.  The session was curtailed by eight days.  Parliament adjourned sine die on March 25, 2021 having sat for a total of 24 days.

In this session, 13 legislative Bills were introduced and 11 were passed.  This excludes the seven Appropriation and Finance Bills.  Lok Sabha worked for 107% and Rajya Sabha worked for 89% of their scheduled time. 

 Bills listed for consideration and passage

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

Finance

 

 

The Factoring Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 14 Sep 2020

 

Home Affairs/ Security / Law / Strategic Affairs / Social Justice

 

 

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 Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2020

Passed on 24 Mar 2021

Introduced on 15 Sep 2020

Passed on 16 Mar 2021

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

 

Introduced on 13 Feb 2019

Passed on 15 Mar 2021

The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Introduced on 2 Mar 2020

Passed on 17 Mar 2020

Passed on 16 Mar 2021

Agriculture and Food Processing

 

 

The Pesticide Management Bill, 2020

 

Introduced on 23 Mar 2020

Information and Broadcasting

 

 

The Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2019

 

Introduced on 12 Feb 2019

Civil Aviation / Shipping / Transport

 

 

The Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020

Introduced on 12 Mar 2020

Passed on 23 Sep 2020

Passed on 10 Feb 2021

Water Resources

 

 

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.

Sources:   Relevant Bills; Bulletins of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha; PRS.

Bills listed for introduction, consideration, and passage

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

Finance / Corporate Affairs

The Finance Bill, 2021

Introduced on 1 Feb 2021

Passed on 22 Mar 2021

Passed on 24 Mar 2021

The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2021 –

Replaces an Ordinance

Introduced on 4 Feb 2021

Passed on 12 Feb 2021

Passed on 10 Mar 2021

The Multi State Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Bill, 2021

 

 

The Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2021

 

 

The National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NBFID) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 22 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

Passed on 25 Mar 2021

The Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2021

 

 

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2021

 

 

Home Affairs / Security / Law / Strategic Affairs / Social Justice

The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 

2021 – Replaces an Ordinance

Passed on 13 Feb 2021

Introduced on 4 Feb 2021

Passed on 8 Feb 2021

The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 15 Mar 2021

Passed on 22 Mar 2021

Passed on 24 Mar 2021

The National Capital Territory of Delhi Laws (Special

Provisions) Second (Amendment) Bill, 2021 – Replaces an Ordinance

Passed on 10 Feb 2021

Introduced on 8 Feb 2021

Passed on 9 Feb 2021

The Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation (Amendment) Bill, 2021

 

 

Environment / Urban Development

The Commission for Air Quality Management in National Capital Region and Adjoining Areas Bill, 2021 – Replaces an Ordinance*

 

 

The Metro Rail (Construction, Operation and Maintenance) Bill, 2021

 

 

Health and Education

 

 

The National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 15 Mar 2021

 

The Chartered Accountants, the Cost and Works Accountants, and the Company Secretaries (Amendment) Bill, 2021

 

 

Women and Children Welfare              

The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill, 2021

Introduced on 15 Mar 2021

Passed on 24 Mar 2021

 

Shipping / Transport 

The Marine Aids to Navigation Bill, 2021

Introduced on 15 Mar 2021

Passed on 22 Mar 2021

 

The Inland Vessels Bill, 2021

 

 

Mines / Power     

The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2021

Introduced on 15 Mar 2021

Passed on 19 Mar 2021

Passed on 22 Mar 2021

The Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

 

 

Note:   *The ordinance lapsed as no Bill was introduced against it.  Blank cell indicates that the Bill was not introduced in or passed by that House.

Sources:   Relevant Bills; Bulletins of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha; PRS.

Bills not listed for introduction but introduced and passed

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

 

Finance

The Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Passed on 22 Mar 2021

Introduced on 15 Mar 2021

Passed on 18 Mar 2021

 

The Appropriation (No.2) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 17 Mar 2021

Passed on 17 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

 

The Appropriation Bill, 2021

Introduced on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

 

The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation Bill, 2021

Introduced on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

 

The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation (No. 2) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

 

The Puducherry Appropriation Bill, 2021

Introduced on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

 

The Puducherry Appropriation (Vote on Account) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 18 Mar 2021

Passed on 23 Mar 2021

 

 Law / Strategic Affairs / Social Justice

 

The Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 13 Feb 2021

Passed on 19 Mar 2021

Passed on 22 Mar 2021

 

Sources:  Relevant Bills; Bulletins of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha; PRS.

Bills not listed for introduction but introduced and pending

Short Title

Lok Sabha

Rajya Sabha

 

Finance

The Tribunals Reforms (Rationalisation and Conditions of Service) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 13 Feb 2021

 

 

Civil Aviation

 

The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority Of India (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Introduced on 24 Mar 2021

 

 

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

Sources:   Relevant Bills; Bulletins of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha; PRS.

Bills listed for withdrawal

Short Title

Withdrawn on

Remarks

Mines

The Mines (Amendment) Bill, 2011     

 

 

Labour

The Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Amendment Bill, 2011

 

 

The Building and Other Construction Workers Related Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2013

 

 

The Employment Exchanges (Compulsory Notification of Vacancies) Amendment Bill, 2013

 

 

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

Sources:   Relevant Bills; Bulletins of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha; PRS.

 

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