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Legislative impact assessment is an informed law-making process under which social, economic, environmental and institutional impacts of legislative proposals are made.
Parliamentary standing panel invites suggestions on Industrial Relations Code, Code on Social Security
“The committee have decided to invite ...
Home Secretary, Delhi Police commissioner scheduled to appear before Parliamentary committee on Jan 13
Bhalla had earlier briefed the panel o...
Home Secretary, Delhi Police chief to appear before parliamentary panel
The panel may also seek the report prepared by Delhi Police’s joint commissioner Shalini Singh on JNU’s Sunday violence. Singh was to submit her report to the home ministry. JNUSU has claimed that members of RSS’ student wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) were behind the violence. ABVP has denied the allegations.
Lok Sabha speaker refers bankruptcy code amendment bill to standing committee
The bill seeks to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) so successful bidders of insolvent companies will be ring-fenced from any risk of criminal proceedings for offences committed by previous promoters of companies concerned. It was passed by the Cabinet and subsequently introduced in the Lok Sabha during the Winter session earlier this month.
Parliamentary panel recommends setting up high-powered committee to monitor procurement plans under Chief of Defence Staff
The panel has also suggested that additional funding should be given to the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS)-comprising personnel from the army, air force and navy- so that it is able to meet its operational requirements. The IDS will function under the CDS. It has also suggested that indigenisation should be improved to reduce dependence on defence imports.
CAA discriminatory and divisive law; NPR is 'disguised NRC': Sonia Gandhi
"We demand that a comprehensive high-powered commission be constituted to enquire into the incidents connected with the anti-CAA protests and give justice to the affected persons," she said.
Parliamentary panel flags staff shortage at SFIO, Competition Commission
The SFIO and the CCI are among the institutions under the ministry that are well short of their respective sanctioned strength. In a report tabled in Parliament on Tuesday, the Standing Committee on Finance noted that the ministry's various regulatory entities are critically important for a smooth-functioning economy.
IAF AN-32 crashed in Arunachal Pradesh due to navigational error, poor visibility: Standing Committee on Defence
The developments were shared by the Standing Committee on Defence in one of its reports presented to the Lok Sabha Speaker on Friday. The Committee stated that it had wished to learn about the findings of the court of inquiry on the June 3 crash of the AN-32. It was informed that the inquiry team has completed its investigation into the crash.
BMS asks government to send code on social security to parliamentary panel
In a statement issued on Wednesday, BMS said the code will not benefit the entire 500 million workforce of the country. It said its main concern regarding the code was “the lack of its universal character, since the existing thresholds for applicability of provident fund, employee state insurance, gratuity, maternity benefits have not been removed".
Manmohan Singh nominated to parliamentary standing committee on finance
Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu has nominated former prime minister and senior Congress leader Manmohan Singh to the parliamentary standing committee on finance in place of party colleague Digvijaya Singh. Digvijaya Singh has now been nominated to the parliamentary standing committee on urban development by the chairman of the Upper House.
India to setup high-tech cameras along China border, new war-time shelters in North East
The request is being undertaken in two ways. The first is a time-taking central procurement that meets the complete requirement. The second way is the Army Commanders’ Special Financial Powers Fund to meet immediate operational requirements until the central procurement materialises.
Noida standing committee to assess projects applying for zero-period waiver
On Tuesday, UP government had approved the zero-period policy under which builders will be excused from paying interest on outstanding land dues for the years when litigation stopped construction work.
MOSPI constitutes committee on economic statistics headed by Pronab Sen
A 28 member Standing Committee on Statistics chaired by former Chief Statistician Pronab Sen was constituted.
Sen Panel tasks 3 subgroups with monitoring data collection
The standing committee on economic statistics (SCES), chaired by Sen, has subsumed in it four earlier standing committees on labour force statistics, industrial statistics, services sector and unincorporated sector enterprises. It has 27 members including academics and industry representatives.
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