March 23, 2023

winter session of parliament: Winter session of Parliament concludes today, a day before schedule | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Winter session of Parliament concluded on Wednesday, a day ahead of its original schedule. Both the houses – the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha – were adjourned sine die.
Soon after laying of the listed papers and reports, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the Rajya Sabha sine die.
The Winter Session had 18 sittings and witnessed the passage of key legislations such as the Farm Laws Repeal Bill and the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill.
The session lost 18 hours and 48 minutes to disruption by opposition members on a range of issues such as price rise and Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said the lower house witnessed a record productivity of 204 per cent on December 2.
The Upper House also witnessed several disruptions during the session following the suspension of 12 opposition party members for their “unruly” conduct in the previous session in August.
The Winter Session of Parliament had begun on November 29 and was scheduled to go on till December 23.
(With inputs from PTI)

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