With only a week left in the Winter Session, the government made statements in both Houses regarding the legislative business for next week.
Nine bills are set for consideration and passing after their introduction, including the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 and the Code on Social Security Bill, 2019.
The full list:
Consideration and passing of Bills in both Houses after their introduction:
Rajya Sabha also listed the following bills for consideration and passing:
Bills for consideration and passing in Rajya Sabha after they are passed in Lok Sabha:
Rajya Sabha will also consider and return the Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2019 related to first batch of supplementary Demands for Grants for 2019-20. In Rajya Sabha, to a question on waiving farmers’ loans, the Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister responded saying that waiving off loans would not end all their problems. He further added that other measures need to be taken to empower farmers.