Today Government conceded a decision on summoning the Winter session of Parliament till one week from now, in the midst of signs that it could be convened any day after November 19. The Winter session of Parliament is liable to be met any day after 19th November. But a definite conclusion will be taken by the Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) on October 26.
The CCPA led by Home Minister Rajnath Singh likewise chose to tackle board parties and managing officers of the two houses to commend the centennial of Dr B R Ambedkar. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Law Minister Sadanand Gowda and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley were available at the meeting. With the government planning to watch November 19 as Constitution Day, the board additionally examined holding a day-long debate on the making of the Constitution.
The committee additionally took stock of 53 bills pending in the Rajya Sabha where the administration does not have the larger majority. While eight bills have been gone by Lok Sabha, five others are pending with different parliamentary advisory groups. The urgent GST bill is likewise pending in Parliament which the government would like to pass in the Session. The Congress had not permitted Parliament to function in the last session, demanding the resignation of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje for helping previous IPL Chief Lalit Modi get UK travel documents. It had additionally looked for the ouster of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan regarding multi-crore Vyapam scam.