Schedule for Standing committee

Datesort ascending Name of Committee Agenda
28-Nov-19 Public Undertakings

Briefing from the representatives of the Hindustan Antibiotics Limited on the subject Corporate Governance in CPSUs.

27-Nov-19 Information Technology

Consideration and adoption of Draft Reports on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

27-Nov-19 Science and Technology, Environment and Forests

To hear the views of some non-official witnesses/experts on “The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019”.

21-Nov-19 Industry

To consider and adopt the 295th and 296th Draft Reports

21-Nov-19 Finance

Hearing of views of Experts on the subject Strengthening the Non-Banking Financial Company NBFC Sector. Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Finance (Department of Financial Services) on the subjects Strengthening credit flows across the economy performance appraisal of the banking system Strengthening the Non-Banking Financial Company NBFC sector.

20-Nov-19 Information Technology

Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Ministry of Home Affairs and Department of Atomic Energy on the subject Citizens’ data security and privacy.

19-Nov-19 Agriculture

Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Food Processing Industries in connection with – examination of "The National Institutes of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management Bill, 2019."

19-Nov-19 Public Accounts

(i) Briefing by Audit on "Revision of ceilings for Exception Reporting in Appropriation Accounts" - A proposal seeking approval of the Committee. (ii) Consideration and Adoption of the Draft Reports on the following subjects: (a) Action taken by the Government on the Recommendations/Observations of the Committee contained in their 95th Report (16th Lok Sabha) on “Health and Family Welfare” and (b) Action taken by the Government on the Recommendations/Observations of the Committee contained in their 103rd Report (16th Lok Sabha) on “Assessment of Entities Engaged in Health & Allied Sector”.

18-Nov-19 Defence

Oral Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Defence on Defence Public Sector Undertaking (DPSUs), Ordnance Factories (OFs), Ex-Servicemen Welfare and Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS).

18-Nov-19 External Affairs

Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of External Affairs on Examination of the Registration of Marriage of Non-Resident Indian Bill 2019 (Referred to the Committee on External Affairs for examination and report)

15-Nov-19 Defence

Oral Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Defence on Defence Research and Development, Navy, Joint Staff and Coast Guard Organization, Ministry of Defence Civil, Directorate General Defence Estate (DGDE), Military Engineer Services (MES), Married Accommodation Project (MAP), Canteen Stores Department (CSD) and Border Roads Organization (BRO).

15-Nov-19 Health and Family Welfare

Agenda of the meeting will be intimated shortly.

15-Nov-19 Urban Development

Briefing by the representatives of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs on "Role of Municipal Corporations of Delhi, DDA, NDMC, CPWD and NBCC in reducing Air Pollution in Delhi and local Municipal Corporation in NCR.

15-Nov-19 Home Affairs

To have a briefing by the Home Secretary on the situation in Union Territories of Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh.

14-Nov-19 Defence

Oral Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Defence on General Defence Budget, Procurement Policy and Capital Outlay on Defence Services, Army, Directorate General of Quality Assurance (DGQA), National Cadet Corps (NCC), Sainik Schools and Air Force.

13-Nov-19 Transport, Tourism and Culture

to hear (i) Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation and Commissioner of Railway Safety on 'Issues relating to safety in the Sector of Civil Aviation' as also its interface with the Office of the Commissioner of Railway Safety; and (ii) Chairman, Railway Board on 'Functioning of Commission of Railway Safety' in the context of implementation status of 188th and 210th Reports of the Committee.

13-Nov-19 Industry

To hear the stakeholders on the subject "Downturn in Automobile Sector - Its Impact and Measures for Revival.

13-Nov-19 Chemicals & Fertilizers

Consideration and adoption of draft Action Taken Report on the subject "Pricing of Drugs with Special Reference to Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 2013". Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers (Department of Fertilizers) on the subject "Study of System of Fertilizer Subsidy".

13-Nov-19 Public Undertakings

Briefing from the representatives of the Central Coalfields Limited.

11-Nov-19 Labour

Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Labour and Employment alongwith representatives of ESIC on the Subject The Employees State Insurance Corporation - Applicability of ESI Scheme, Benefit Provided under the Scheme, with special emphasis on their Improvement, Financing and Administrative Responsibility, including management of Corpus Fund.

11-Nov-19 Water Resources

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Jal Shakti – Department of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation on the subject “Conservation, Development, Management and Abatement of pollution in river Ganga and its tributaries and rejuvenation of river Cauvery”.

11-Nov-19 Coal & Steel

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Steel on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

11-Nov-19 Coal & Steel

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Mines on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

11-Nov-19 Coal & Steel

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Coal on Demands for Grants (2019-20).

08-Nov-19 Finance

Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Finance Departments of Economic Affairs, Expenditure, Financial Services, Investment and Public Asset Management and Revenue) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs on the subjects State of Indian Economy and Issues relating to Demands for Grants 2019-20 Oral evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and NITI Aayog on the subjects State of Indian Economy and Issues relating to Demands for Grants 2019-20

07-Nov-19 Health and Family Welfare

To have Clause-by-Clause discussion on (i) The National Commission for Indian System of Medicine Bill, 2019; and (ii) The National Commission for Homoeopathy Bill, 2019 along with clarification of queries on both the Bills by representatives of Ministry of AYUSH.

07-Nov-19 Railways

Briefing by the representatives of the Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) on the subject “Passenger Amenities including Modernisation of Railway Stations”.

07-Nov-19 Public Accounts

Briefing by Audit followed by oral evidence of the representatives of Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare on the subject "Performance Audit of Agriculture Crop Insurance Schemes" based on C&AG Report No. 7 of 2017.

07-Nov-19 Agriculture

Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying (Department of Fisheries) in connection with examination of Demands for Grants (2019-20).

07-Nov-19 Agriculture

Evidence of the representatives of the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying (Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying) in connection with examination of Demands for Grants (2019-20).