Session Wrap - Budget Session 2018

Budget Session  –  January 29 to April 6, 2018

Government Bills passed by Parliament during the Budget Session 

Short Title

Key Objectives

The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017

Empowers the central government to notify the ceiling on gratuity and the maximum maternity leave eligible for qualifying as continuous service under the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972.

 

*#The Finance Bill, 2018

Amends existing taxation laws in the country.

*#The Appropriation (No.2) Bill, 2018

Authorises expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of India.

*#The Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2018

Authorises expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of India.

*These Bills were introduced during Budget Session, 2018.

# Bills passed as Money Bills by Lok Sabha and deemed to be passed by Rajya Sabha.

Government Bills introduced during the Budget Session and pending

Short Title

Key Objectives

Introduced on

Status

The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2018

Confiscates properties of economic offenders who have left the country to avoid facing criminal prosecution.

12 Mar 2018 Lok Sabha

Pending

The Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2018

Allows subscribers to join meetings through video conferencing and increases the commission of the foreman.

12 Mar 2018 Lok Sabha

Pending

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

Government Bills passed by one House and pending in the other House

Short Title

Introduced on

Passed by Lok Sabha, Pending in Rajya Sabha

The Specific Relief (Amendment) Bill, 2017

22 Dec 2017

Passed on 15 Mar 2018

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017

28 Dec 2017

Passed on 28 Dec 2017

The Central Road Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2017

24 Jul 2017

Passed on 19 Dec 2017

The Requisitioning and Acquisition of Immovable Property (Amendment) Bill, 2017

18 Jul 2017

Passed on 20 Dec 2017

The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (Amendment) Bill, 2017

18 Jul 2017

Passed on 2 Jan 2018

The State Banks (Repeal and Amendment) Bill, 2017 21 Jul 2017 Passed on 10 Aug 2017
The National Commission for Backward Classes (Repeal) Bill, 2017 5 Apr 2017 Passed on 10 Apr 2017

The Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2016

9 Aug 2016

Passed on 10 Aug 2016

The Whistle Blowers Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2015

11 May 2015

Passed on 13 May 2015

The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Amendment) Bill, 2015

24 Feb 2015

Passed on 10 Mar 2015

Short Title

Introduced on

Passed by Rajya Sabha, Pending in Lok Sabha

The Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill, 2017

5 Apr 2017

Passed by Lok Sabha on 10 Apr 2017, Rajya Sabha Select Committee Report on 18 Jul 2017, Rajya Sabha amended the Bill on 31 Jul 2017 and was returned to Lok Sabha.

Government Bills pending in both Houses from earlier Sessions of Parliament

LOK SABHA

 

 

Short Title

Introduced on

Status

The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Bill, 2018

5 Jan 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Consumer Protection Bill, 2018

5 Jan 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Bill, 2017

2 Jan 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The National Medical Commission Bill, 2017

29 Dec 2017

Standing Committee Report on 20 Mar 2018

The Dentists (Amendment) Bill, 2017

18 Dec 2017

Not referred to Standing Committee

The National Council for Teacher Education (Amendment) Bill 2017

18 Dec 2017

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Representation of the People (Amendment) Bill, 2017

18 Dec 2017

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017

11 Aug 2017

Standing Committee Report on 9 Feb 2018

The Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill, 2017

10 Aug 2017

Joint Parliamentary Committee granted time upto the last day of Monsoon Session 2018

The Code on Wages, 2017

10 Aug 2017

Standing Committee granted time upto the end of Monsoon Session 2018

The National Sports University Bill, 2017

10 Aug 2017

Standing Committee Report on 5 Jan 2018

The Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorised Occupants) Amendment Bill, 2017

31 Jul 2017

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2017

14 Mar 2017

Standing Committee Report on 10 Aug 2017

The Merchant Shipping Bill, 2016

16 Dec 2016

Standing Committee Report on 18 Jul 2017

The Major Port Authorities Bill, 2016

16 Dec 2016

Standing Committee Report on 18 Jul 2017

The Constitution (Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) Orders (Amendment) Bill, 2016

14 Dec 2016

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016

21 Nov 2016

Standing Committee Report on 10 Aug 2017

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 

2 Aug 2016

Standing Committee Report on 21 Jul 2017

The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2016

9 Aug 2016

Standing Committee Report on 8 Feb 2017, Passed by Lok Sabha on 10 Apr 2017, Select Committee Report on 22 Dec 2017

The High Courts (Alteration of Names) Bill, 2016

19 Jul 2016

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016

19 Jul 2016

Joint Parliamentary Committee granted time upto the first day of the last week of Monsson Session, 2018

The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Second Amendment) Bill, 2015

11 May 2015

Joint Parliamentary Committee granted time upto the last day of the Monsoon Session, 2018

The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (Amendment) Bill, 2015

20 Apr 2015

Standing Committee Report on 5 Aug 2015

The Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2014 

19 Dec 2014

Standing Committee Report on 7 May 2015

The Lokpal and Lokayuktas and other related Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014

18 Dec 2014

Standing Committee Report on 7 Dec 2015

The Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2014

7 Aug 2014

Standing Committee Report on 22 Dec 2014

RAJYA SABHA

 

 

Short Title

Introduced on

Status

The Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2015

6 May 2015

Standing Committee Report on 30 Jul 2015

The Waqf Properties (Eviction of Unauthorised Occupants) Bill, 2014

18 Feb 2014

Standing Committee Report on 12 Aug 2015

The Assam Legislative Council Bill, 2013

10 Dec 2013

Standing Committee Report on 17 Feb 2014

The Readjustment of Representation of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies (Third) Bill, 2013

10 Dec 2013

Not referred to Standing Committee

Short Title

Introduced on

Status

The Delhi Rent (Repeal) Bill, 2013

29 Aug 2013

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Nalanda University (Amendment) Bill, 2013

26 Aug 2013

Standing Committee Report on 17 Dec 2013

The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2013

19 Aug 2013

Standing Committee Report on 20 Nov 2013

The Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013

19 Aug 2013

Standing Committee Report on 6 Feb 2014, Rajya Sabha Select Committee Report on 12 Aug 2016

The Registration (Amendment) Bill, 2013

8 Aug 2013

Standing Committee Report on 8 May 2015

The Rajasthan Legislative Council Bill, 2013

6 Aug 2013

Standing Committee Report on 9 Dec 2013

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

22 Apr 2013

Standing Committee Report on 7 Feb 2014

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

18 Mar 2013

Standing Committee Report on 15 Mar 2014

The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Amendment Bill, 2012

13 Dec 2012

Standing Committee Report on 24 Sep 2013

The Armed Forces Tribunal (Amendment) Bill, 2012

13 Aug 2012

Standing Committee Report on 20 Mar 2013

The Tamil Nadu Legislative Council (Repeal) Bill, 2012

4 May 2012

Not referred to Standing Committee

The National Commission for Human Resources for Health Bill, 2011

22 Dec 2011

Standing Committee Report on 30 Oct 2012

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

18 Aug 2011

Standing Committee Report on 20 Dec 2011

The Mines (Amendment) Bill, 2011

23 Mar 2011

Standing Committee Report on 20 Dec 2011

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Bill, 2008

15 Dec 2008

Standing Committee Report on 16 Feb 2009

The Pesticide Management Bill, 2008

21 Oct 2008

Standing Committee Report on 18 Feb 2009

The Private Detective Agencies (Regulation) Bill, 2007

13 Aug 2007

Standing Committee Report on 13 Feb 2009

The Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy Pharmacy Bill, 2005

12 Aug 2005

Standing Committee Report on 28 Jul 2006

The Indian Medicine Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2005

23 Mar 2005

Standing Committee Report on 29 Jul 2005

The Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2005

23 Mar 2005

Standing Committee Report on 29 Jul 2005

The Seeds Bill, 2004

9 Dec 2004

Standing Committee Report on 28 Nov 2006

The Provisions of the Municipalities (Extension to the Scheduled Areas) Bill, 2001

30 Jul 2001

Standing Committee Report on 9 Dec 2003

The Delhi Rent (Amendment) Bill, 1997

28 Jul 1997

Standing Committee Report on 21 Dec 2000

The Constitution (79th Amendment) Bill, 1992

22 Dec 1992

Standing Committee Report on 22 Mar 1995

The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 1987

26 Aug 1987

Joint Committee Report on 28 Jul 1989

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

Status of Government Bills

Bills pending before session

67

Bills introduced during session

5

Bills passed during session

 4

Bills pending at the end of session

68

 

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