MEGHALAYA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

( BUDGET SESSION, 1971 )

BULLETIN NO. 5

Monday, the 21st June, 1971

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        The Assembly met at 10 A.M. The day was devoted to transact Government Business.

QUESTIONS :

        Starred question No.2 with supplementaries thereto were disposed of. Starred question No.3 was not put and answer as the hon. Questioner was absent.

        Unstarred question Nos. 8 & 9 with answers were laid on the tables. There were few supplementaries to these two questions.

LAYING OF ORDINANCE :

        The Chief Minister laid the Meghalaya Subsidiary Force Ordinance, 1971 (Meghalaya Ordinance No.4 of 1971).

BILL INTRODUCED :

        The Chief Minister introduced the Prevention of Disqualification ( Members of the Legislative Assembly of Meghalaya ) ( Amendment ) Bill, '71.

GENERAL DISCUSSION ON BUDGET :

        The following hon. Members took part in today's resumed discussion :-

1.

 Mr. Witherson Momin,

2.

 Mr. M.N. Swer,

3.

 Mr. Justman Swer,

4.

 Mr. Singjan Sangma, 

5.

 Mr. Samarendra Sangma,

6.

 Mr. Kheleram Barmon, 

7.

 Mr. Nimai Rava.

        The Finance Minister then replied to the various points raised by the hon. Members. He took about one hour in replying to the points.

ADJOURNMENT :

        The House then adjourned at 2.55 p.m., till 10 a.m., on Tuesday, the 22nd June, 1971.

Sd/- N.C. Handique,

Secretary,

Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

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