India’s lawmakers will now get tutorials

MPs To Get Tutorials On Laws By Experts Before They Vote On Them

In a significant move, India’s lawmakers will now get tutorials on proposed laws before they vote on them, the Print reported. As per the report, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has decided to involve domain experts to explain the provisions of proposed legislations to Members of Parliament (MPs) before they vote on them this would […]

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Supreme Court To Now Have 34 Judges

Supreme Court To Now Have 34 Judges As President Assents To Bill To Increase Strength [Read Notification]

The President of India Ram Nath Kovind on August 9, 2019, has signed off on the Supreme Court (Number of Judges) Amendment Bill, 2019, to increase the sanctioned strength of the apex court judges from the existing 31 to 34 including the Chief Justice of India. The Bill presented for consideration by the UnionLaw Minister Ravi Shankar […]

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Consumer Protection Bill, 2019

Rs 50 Lakh Fine, 5 Years Jail For Celebs Endorsing False Ads Under New Consumer Protection Bill [Read Bill]

The new Consumer Protection Bill, 2019, passed by the Rajya Sabha on August 6, 2019, proposes stiff penalties for manufacturers and celebrities endorsing a false or misleading advertisement. The Bill was passed by the Lok Sabha on July 30, 2019, after it was tabled by Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan. Introducing […]

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Rajya Sabha Passes 32 Bills In 35 Sittings

Rajya Sabha Passes 32 Bills In 35 Sittings; Best In 17 Years

From a disruptive session earlier this year, the Rajya Sabha has clocked one of the most productive sessions in the last two decades, House chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu said on August 7, 2019. The House, where the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Centre is in minority, saw 32 Bills being cleared over 35 sittings, which Naidu […]

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