New Delhi: Budget session at a glance:
Rajya Sabha could not conclude its proceedings because of pending valedictory speeches by 58 retiring members, and the death of a sitting member, Praveen Rashtrapal.
The Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday evening after government decided to wind up the current Budget Session of Parliament ahead of time. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan announced that proceedings were not interrupted during this session.
Bills passed in the Lok Sabha:
Sikh Gurdwaras (Amendment) Bill, 2016
Regional Centre for Biotechnology Bill, 2016
Compensatory Afforestation Fund Bill, 2015
Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2015
Anti-Hijacking (Amendment) Bill, 2010
Rajendra Central Agricultural University Bill, 2015
Finance Bill, 2016
Railways Appropriation, 2016.
Bills passed in Rajya Sabha
The Finance Bill, 2016
The Appropriation (No 2) Bill, 2016
The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016
The Rajendra Central Agricultural University Bill, 2015
The Indian Trusts (Amendment) Bill 2015.
The Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Bill, 2016, and the Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provisions (Amendment) Bill, 2016, were introduced this session, and were referred to standing committee for further consideration. Legislators also discussed the swelling water crisis in the country.