MEGHALAYA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

( BUDGET SESSION, 1971 ).

BULLETIN NO.  I

Tuesday, the 15th June, 1971.

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        The Budget Session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly met at 10 A.M. 

REPORT OF THE BUSINESS ADVISORY COMMITTEE :

        The Speaker announced the report of the Business Advisory Committee held on the 7th June, 1971 settling the business of the Budget Session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly, 1971.

PANEL OF CHAIRMEN :

        The Speaker announced the names of Members nominated by him to the Panel of Chairmen for the Budget Session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly with the following personnel :-

1.

 Shri J.D. Pohrmen, M.L.A., 

2.

 Shri Rokendro Dkhar, M.L.A.,

3.

 Shri Singjan Sangma, M.L.A., 

4.

 Shri Nimosh Sangma, M.L.A.,

RESIGNATION OF MEMBER :

        The Speaker also informed the House of the resignation of Shri S.J. Duncan, as Membership of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly with effect from the 19th April, 1971.

THE PRESENTATION OF THE BUDGET ESTIMATES OF THE GOVERNMENT OF MEGHALAYA, 1971-72.

        The Finance Minister presented the Budget Estimates of the Government of Meghalaya for the year 1971-72 and read out his Budget Speech in about 50 minutes

LAYING OF ORDINANCES :

        The Finance Minister laid the following Ordinances in the House :-

(1)

 The Meghalaya Contingency Fund ( Augmentation of Corpus ) Ordinance, 1971 ( Meghalaya Ordinance No.2 of 1971 ); and 

 

(2)

The Meghalaya Appropriation Ordinance, 1971, ( Meghalaya Ordinance No.3 of 1971 ).

LAYING OF RULES :

        The Finance Minister laid the following Rules in the House :-

(1)

 The Meghalaya Speakers' ( Allowances and Privileges ) Rules, 1971;

(2)

 The Meghalaya Deputy Speakers' ( Allowances and Privileges ) Rules, 1971; and

(3)

 The Meghalaya Legislative Assembly Members' ( Salaries and Allowances ) Rules, 1971.

ADJOURNMENT :

        The Assembly was then adjourned at 10.55 A.M.., to meet again on Wednesday, the 16th June, 1971.

( N.C. HANDIQUE ),

SHILLONG,

Secretary,

The 15th June, 1971.

Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

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