private members bill Current Affairs - 2020

Facts Box: No Question Hour and Private Members Bill during monsoon session of Parliament

The government of India recently announced that there will be no Question Hour, Zero Hour and introduction of private member bill during the monsoon session. This is being done in the view of COVID-19 pandemic. Question Hour The first hour of every parliamentary sitting was slotted for Question Hour. This was shifted to 11 AM Read More…

Right to Disconnect Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

A private members bill, Right to Disconnect Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha by MP Supriya Sule. Features of the Bill The important features of the bill are: The bill empowers the employee with the right to not respond to employers’ calls, texts or emails after office hours. The bill aims to reduce work-related Read More…