Parliament Winter Session 2019: Complete List of Bills in Lok Sabha & Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: The Winter Session, 2019, of Parliament which commenced on Monday, 18 November 2019, concluded today, 13 December 2019. The Session saw 20 sittings spread over a period of 26 days. During the Session, 18 Bills were introduced in the Lok Sabha. The Lok Sabha passed 14 Bills while the Rajya Sabha passed 15 Bills during the session. 15 Bills were passed by both the Houses of Parliament and would become Acts of Parliament.

A full and complete list containing the titles of the Bills introduced, considered, passed or withdrawn during the Session follows:


I – BILLS INTRODUCED IN LOK SABHA

1. The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019

2. The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019

3. The International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019

4. The Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019

5. The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019

6. The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Recognition of Property Rights of Residents in Unauthorised Colonies) Bill, 2019

7. The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill, 2019

8. The Industrial Relations Code Bill, 2019

9. The Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2019

10. The Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2019

11. The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Amendment) Bill, 2019

12. The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

13. The Anti Maritime Piracy Bill, 2019

14. The Central Sanskrit University Bill, 2019.

15. The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019

16. The Code on Social Security, 2019.

17. The Maintenance & Welfare of Parents & Senior Citizens (Amendment) Bill, 2019.

18. The Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019.


II – BILLS PASSED BY LOK SABHA

1. The Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2019

2. The National Institute of Design (Amendment) Bill, 2019

3. The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019

4. The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019

5. The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill, 2019

6. The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Recognition of Property Rights of Residents in Unauthorised Colonies) Bill, 2019

7. The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019

8. The Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019

9. The Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2019

10. The Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2019

11. The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

12. The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Amendment) Bill, 2019

13. The International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019

14. The Central Sanskrit University Bill, 2019.


III – BILLS PASSED BY RAJYA SABHA

1. The Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill, 2019

2. The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019

3. The Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2019

4. The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019

5. The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019

6. The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill, 2019

7. The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Recognition of Property Rights of Residents in Unauthorised Colonies) Bill, 2019

8. The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019

9. The Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019

10. The Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2019

11. The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

12. The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Amendment) Bill, 2019

13. The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019.

T4. The International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019

15. The Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2019


IV – BILLS PASSED BY BOTH HOUSES

1. The Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill, 2019

2. The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019

3. The Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2019

4. The National Institute of Design (Amendment) Bill, 2019

5. The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019

6. The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019

7. The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill, 2019

8. The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Recognition of Property Rights of Residents in Unauthorised Colonies) Bill, 2019

9. The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019

10. The Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019

11. The Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2019

12. The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

13. The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Amendment) Bill, 2019

14. The International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019

15. The Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2019


V – BILLS WITHDRAWN

1. The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 1987

2. The National Commission for Human Resources for Health Bill, 2011

3. The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2013

4. The International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019


In the Lok Sabha, 2 Short Duration Discussions under Rule 193 were held on ‘air pollution and climate change’ which was replied to by Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, and on ‘crop loss due to various reasons and its impact on farmers’ which was replied to by Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.

In the Rajya Sabha a Special discussion on ‘The Role of Rajya Sabha in Indian polity and the way forward’ was held. One discussion under rule 176 was held on the economic situation in the country. Also three calling attention motions on ‘Situation arising out of the dangerous levels of air pollution in the country, particularly in Delhi’, ‘Reported use of spyware Pegasus to compromise phone data of some persons through WhatsApp’ and ‘Need for completion of National Irrigation Projects to tackle emerging water crisis and to transfer ‘Water’ to Concurrent List from State List’ were also taken up in the Rajya Sabha.

A special function was held in the Central Hall of Parliament on 26 November for Members of both Houses of Parliament to commemorate the 70 years of adoption of the Constitution. On the occasion President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Speaker and Minister of Parliamentary Affairs addressed the gathering. Among other things a Web Portal of National Youth Parliament Scheme to bring all the educational institutions of the country under the ambit of the Youth Parliament Programme was launched by the President, who also inaugurated Constitution Day celebrations at the Supreme Court.

This was also the 250th session of the Rajya Sabha, a landmark achievement. The momentous occasion was marked with speeches from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, and Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu.


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