Session Wrap - Budget Session 2019

Parliament Session Wrap

Budget Session  –  January 31, 2019 to February 13, 2019

Government Bills passed by Parliament during the Budget Session 

Short Title

Key Objectives

The Personal Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2018

Amends several Acts regulating divorce to remove leprosy as grounds for divorce.

*The Finance Bill, 2019

Amendments to existing taxation laws in the country.

*The Appropriation (Vote on Account) Bill, 2019

Authorises expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of India.

*The Appropriation Bill, 2019

Authorises expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of India.

*These Bills were introduced during Budget Session, 2019.

 Government Bills introduced during the Budget Session and pending

Short Title

Key Objectives

Introduced on

Status

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

Provides the NIFTEM at Kundli, Haryana and IIFPT at Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu with status of Institute of national importance.

13 Feb 2019 Rajya Sabha

Pending

The Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Makes unauthorised recording of a film illegal.

12 Feb 2019 Rajya Sabha

Pending

The International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019

Sets up an authority for regulating all financial services in International Financial Services Centres in India.

12 Feb 2019 Rajya Sabha

Pending

The Registration of Marriage of Non-Resident Indian Bill, 2019

Empowers passport authority to impound the passport of a male Non-Resident Indian if he fails to register his marriage within a period of thirty days from the date of marriage.

11 Feb 2019 Rajya Sabha

Pending

The Constitution (125th Amendment) Bill, 2019

Enables Finance Commission to augment funds for Sixth Schedule Councils, and amends composition of District Councils.

6 Feb 2019 Rajya Sabha

Pending

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

Government Bills Pending in Rajya Sabha from Earlier Sessions of Parliament

 

RAJYA SABHA

 

 

Short Title

Introduced on

Status

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 8 Jan 2019 Not referred to Standing Committee
The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2019 8 Jan 2019 Not referred to Standing Committee
The National Commission for Homoeopathy Bill, 2019 7 Jan 2019 Standing Committee to submit report by 29 Apr 2019
The National Commission for Indian System of Medicine Bill, 2019 7 Jan 2019 Standing Committee to submit report by 29 Apr 2019
The Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2018 31 Dec 2018 Standing Committee to submit report within three months w.e.f. 2 Jan 2019
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

The Delhi Rent (Repeal) Bill, 2013

29 Aug 2013

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2013

19 Aug 2013

Standing Committee Report on 20 Nov 2013

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 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 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

Government Bill introduced in Rajya Sabha during the Budget Session and lapsed

Short Title

Key Objectives

Introduced on

Status

The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Third Amendment) Bill, 2019

Modifies the list of Scheduled Tribes in the State of Arunachal Pradesh.

11 Feb 2019 Rajya Sabha

Lapsed

Government Bills passed by one House and lapsed

Short Title

Introduced on

Passed by Lok Sabha, Pending in Rajya Sabha

The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2018

2 Jan 2019

Passed on 4 Jan 2019

The Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill, 2018

28 Dec 2018

Passed on 13 Feb 2019

The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2018

20 Dec 2018

Passed on 4 Jan 2019

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018

17 Dec 2018

Passed on 27 Dec 2018

The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2018

14 Dec 2018

Passed on 31 Dec 2018

The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2018

9 Aug 2018

Passed on 8 Jan 2019

The Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018

18 Jul 2018

Standing Committee Report on 3 Jan 2019

The Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2018

18 Jul 2018

Passed on 26 Jul 2018

The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2018

18 Jul 2018

Passed on 10 Aug 2018

The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Bill, 2018

5 Jan 2018

Passed on 4 Jan 2019

The Consumer Protection Bill, 2018

5 Jan 2018

Passed on 20 Dec 2018

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

28 Dec 2017

Passed on 28 Dec 2017

The Representation of the People (Amendment) Bill, 2017

18 Dec 2017

Passed on 9 Aug 2018

The Central Road Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2017

24 Jul 2017

Passed on 19 Dec 2017

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

18 Jul 2017

Passed on 2 Jan 2018, Rajya Sabha Select Committee Report 7 Feb 2019

The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016 21 Nov 2016 Standing Committee Report on 10 Aug 2017, Passed on 19 Dec 2018

The Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2016

10 Aug 2016

Passed on 10 Aug 2016

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 

2 Aug 2016

Standing Committee Report on 21 Jul 2017, Passed on 17 Dec 2018

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016

19 Jul 2016

Joint Parliamentary Committee Report on 7 Jan 2019, Passed on 8 Jan 2019

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

24 Feb 2015

Passed on 10 Mar 2015

The Whistle Blowers Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2015

11 May 2015

Passed on 13 May 2015

The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2016

9 Aug 2016

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

Government Bills pending in Lok Sabha and lapsed

LOK SABHA

 

 

Short Title

Introduced on

Status

The Trade Unions (Amendment) Bill, 2019

8 Jan 2019

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Protection of Children From Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2019

8 Jan 2019

Not referred to Standing Committee

The National Institute of Design Amendment Bill, 2018

18 Dec 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Central University (Amendment) Bill, 2018

14 Dec 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Dam Safety Bill, 2018

12 Dec 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2018

9 Aug 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill, 2018

6 Aug 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (Amendment) Bill, 2018

23 Jul 2018

Standing Committee Report on 28 Dec 2018

The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Bill, 2018

18 Jul 2018

Not referred to Standing Committee

The Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2018

12 Mar 2018

Standing Committee Report on 9 Aug 2018

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 Code on Wages, 2017

10 Aug 2017

Standing Committee Report on 18 Dec 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 High Courts (Alteration of Names) Bill, 2016

19 Jul 2016

Not referred to Standing Committee

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 Budget Session, 2019

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

Status of Government Bills

Bills pending before the session

74

Bills introduced during the session

9

Bills passed during the session

4

Bills lapsed at the end of the session

46

Bills pending in Rajya Sabha at the end of the session

33

 

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