Parliamentary Bulletin Part-II
No. 52185 Friday, July 4, 2014 Legislative Section
Statement regarding Government Legislative and other Business expected to be taken up during the Two Hundred and Thirty Second Session of the Rajya Sabha
 

 

               

A  Statement (not to be taken as exhaustive) showing Government Legislative and other Business expected to be taken up during the Two Hundred and Thirty Second Session of the Rajya Sabha is appended:

 

I-LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

A - BILL INTRODUCED IN RAJYA SABHA - DISCUSSION NOT COMMENCED (1)

 

S.No.

Name of the Bill

Status/Purport

Motion proposed to be moved during the Session

 

 

 

 

1.

The Tamil Nadu Legislative Council (Repeal)  Bill, 2012

Introduced on 4.5.2012

 

The motion for consideration of the Bill was moved on 22.05.2012 but the Minister had not commenced his speech.

 

To repeal Tamil Nadu Legislative Council Act, 2010.

Further consideration and passing

 

B - BILLS INTRODUCED IN RAJYA SABHA  REFERRED TO STANDING COMMITTEES  AND THEIR REPORT PRESENTED (8)

 

S.No.

Name of the Bills

Status/Purport

Motion proposed to be moved during the Session

 

 

 

 

1.

The Insurance Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2008.

Introduced on 22.12.2008.

 

The Report of the Department-related Standing Committee on Finance laid on 13.12.2011.

 

To amend the Insurance Act, 1938, General Insurance Business (Nationalization) Act, 1972 and Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority Act, 1999.

 

Consideration and Passing

2.

The National Institute of Design Bill, 2013.

Introduced on 11.3.2013

 

The Report of the Department related Standing Committee on Commerce presented on 26.8.2013.

 

To establish and incorporate National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad for the promotion of quality and excellence in education, research and training in all disciplines relating to design and to declare the institution to be an institution of national importance.

 

Consideration and Passing

3.

The Rajasthan Legislative Council Bill, 2013

Introduced on 06.08.2013

 

The Report of the Department Related Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice presented on 9.12.2013

 

To provide for the creation of the Legislative Council for the State of Rajasthan and for matters supplemental, incidental and consequential thereto.

 

Consideration and Passing

4.

The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013

 Introduced on 14.8.2013

 

The Report of the Department-related Standing committee on Urban Development  laid on 13.2.2014.

 

 

To establish the Real Estate Regulatory Authority for regulation and promotion of the real estate sector and to ensure sale of plot, apartment or building, as the case may be, in an efficient and transparent manner and to protect the interest of consumers in the housing sector and establish the Appellate Tribunal to hear appeals from the decisions, directions  or orders of the Authority and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

 

Consideration and Passing

5.

The Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013

Introduced on19.08.2013

 

The report of the  Department Related Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances and Law & Justice presented on 6.2.2014

 

Further to amend the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988.

 

 

 

Consideration and Passing

6.

The Mental Health Care  Bill, 2013

Introduce on 19.8.2013

 

The Report of the Department-related Standing Committee on Health & Family Welfare laid on 9.12.2013

 

To replace the Mental Health Act, 1987

 

Consideration and Passing

7.

The Nalanda University (Amendment) Bill,2013

Introduced on 26.8.2013

 

The Report of the Department-related Standing Committee on External Affairs laid on 17.12.3013

 

To provide maximum possible financial and administrative autonomy to the Nalanda University.

 

Consideration and Passing

8.

The Assam Legislative Council Bill, 2013

Introduced on 10.12.2013

 

The Report of the Department Related Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice was presented on 17.02.2014

 

To provide for the creation of the legislative Council for the State of Assam and for matters supplemental, incidental and consequential thereto

Consideration and Passing

 

(C) BILL INTRODUCED  IN RAJYA SABHA  NOT REFERRED TO STANDING COMMITTEE   (1)

 

S.No.

Name of the Bills

Status/Purport

Motion proposed to be moved during the Session

 

 

 

 

1.

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

 

 

Introduced on 10.12.2013

 

To provide for re-adjustment of seats in the House of People and in the Legislative Assemblies of the States and for the re-adjustment of territorial constituencies therefor, insofar as such readjustment is necessitated by inclusion in, or exclusion from, the lists of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

For withdrawal

 

 

 

 

(D) NEW BILLS - 11

S.No.

Name of the Bills

Status/Purport

Motion proposed to be moved during the Session

 

 

 

 

1.

The Finance (No.2) Bill, 2014

 

To give effect to the tax proposals for the year 2014-15

 

Introduction, consideration and passing

2.

The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) (Amendment) Bill, 2014

 

(To replace an Ordinance)

 

 

 

To replace the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014 (No.1 of 2014) promulgated on 4.3.2014

 

To provide greater deal of justice to the members of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and also to provide enhance deterrent to the offenders.

 

Introduction, consideration and passing

3.

The Securities Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014.

 

(To replace an Ordinance)

To replace the Securities Laws (Amendment) Ordinance (No.2 of 2014) promulgated by the President on 28.3.2014.

 

To amend the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992, the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956 and the Depositories Act, 1996.

 

Introduction, consideration and passing

4.

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Bill, 2014

 

 

(to replace an Ordinance)

To replace the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014 (No. 3of 2014) promulgated by the President on 28.5.2014

 

To make eligible the Chairperson and the whole-time members of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India for any employment under the Central Government or any State Government or in any company in the business of telecom service.

 

Introduction, consideration and passing

5.

The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2014

 

 (To replace an Ordinance)

 

To replace Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Ordinance, 2014 (No.4 of 2014) promulgated on 29.5.2014

 

To alter the boundaries of the State of Telengana and Andhra Pradesh

 

Introduction, consideration and passing

6.

The Readjustment of
Representation of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Bill, 2014

 

To introduce fresh Bill to provide for re-adjustment of seats in the House of People and in the Legislative Assemblies of the States and for the re-adjustment of Territorial constituencies therefore, in so far as such adjustment is necessitated by inclusion in or exclusion from the lists of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

 

 Introduction, consideration and passing

7.

The Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2014

To strengthen the Councils in Sixth Schedule in areas in Assam, Mizoram, Tripura and Meghalaya.

 

For Introduction

8.

The Prevention of Bribery of Foreign Public Officials and Officials of Public International Organizations Bill, 2014

 

 

To prevent corruption relating to bribery of foreign public officials and officials of Public International Organizations and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

 

For Introduction

9.

The Whistle Blowers Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2014

 

 

 

To amend the Whistle Blowers Protection Act, 2011 to safeguard against disclosure, pre-judicially affecting sovereignty and integrity of the country, security of the State, etc.

 

For Introduction

 

 

 

 

10

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes)  Order (Amendment) Bill, 2014

To revise Scheduled Tribes Lists by inclusion of (i) Kisan community as synonyms of ‘Nagasia’  ST (ii) Bhuinya, Bhuiyan, Bhuyan’ communities as synonyms of ‘Bharia Bhumia’ ST of Chhattisgarh State and (b) inclusion of  ‘Mlai Vellalar, Karlar, Karalar Gounder, Malayali Gounder’ replacement of ‘Malayali’ ST of Tamil Nadu State

 

For Introduction

11

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Second Amendment) Bill, 2014

To revise Scheduled Tribes Lists by inclusion of “Narikoravan grouped with Kurivikkaran” community of Tamil Nadu and inclusion of “Dhanuhar/Dhanuwar” communities a synonyms of Dhanwar Scheduled Tribe of Chhatisgarh

For Introduction

 


II – FINANCIAL BUSINESS

 

BUDGET (RAILWAYS) FOR 2014-15

 

 

1.       At  2.00 p.m., laying of Budget (Railways) for 2014-15  on Tuesday the 8th of July, 2014

 

2.       General Discussion on Budget (Railways) for  2014-15

 

3.       Consideration and return of the Appropriation Bills relating to the following Demands, after they are passed by Lok Sabha:-

 

(a)     Demands for Excess Grants (Railways) for 2011-12; and

(b)     Demands for Grants (Railways) for 2014-15.

 

 

BUDGET (GENERAL) FOR 2014-15

 

1.                    At  1.30 p.m., laying of  Budget (General)  for 2014-15 on Thursday, the 10th  of  July, 2014

 

2.                   General Discussion  on Budget (General) for  2014-15

 

3.                   Consideration and return of the Appropriation Bills relating to the following  Demands, after they are  passed by Lok Sabha:-

 

(a)     Demands for Excess Grants (General) for 2011-12

(b)     Demands for Grants (General) for 2014-15

 

  

 STATE BUDGET (NATIONAL CAPITAL TERRITORY OF DELHI) FOR 2014-15

 

1.       Laying of Budget (National Capital Territory of Delhi)  for 2014-15

 

2.       General Discussion on Budget (National Capital Territory of Delhi) for 2014-15

 

3.       Consideration and return of the Appropriation Bill relating to the Demands for Grants (NCT of Delhi) for 2014-15,  after it is passed by Lok Sabha.

Shumsher K Sheriff
Secretary-General