MEGHALAYA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY SECRETARIAT.

(MARCH SESSION, 1971)

BULLETIN NO.2.

Tuesday, the 23rd March, 1971.

        The Assembly met at 10 A.M. There was no question.

1. REPORT OF THE BUSINESS ADVISORY COMMITTEE :

        The Speaker announced the Report of the Business Advisory Committee held on the 15th March, 1971 settling the Business of the current Session of the Assembly.

2. PANEL OF CHAIRMEN :

        The Speaker announced the names of the following Members nominated by him to the Panel of Chairmen for the current Session :-

(1)

 Mr. John Deng Pohrmen, M.L.A.

(2)

 Mr. Gilford Singh Giri, M.L.A.

(3)

 Mr. Nimai Rabha, M.L.A.

(4)

 Mr. Bronson Momin, M.L.A.,

3. SUPPLEMENTARY DEMAND :

        The Finance Minister presented the Supplementary Demands for Grants and Supplementary Appropriations of the Government of Meghalaya for the year 1970-71.

4. VOTE ON ACCOUNTS.

        The Finance Minister presented the "Vote on Account for the first quarter of Financial year of 1971-72 of Government of Meghalaya.

5. LAYING OF RULES AND ORDER :  

(1)

The Chief Minister laid the Meghalaya Prevention of Gambling Rules, 1970.

(2)

The Chief Minister laid the Order for the Delimitation of the Assembly Constituencies in the Autonomous State of Meghalaya.

 

(3)

The Finance Minister laid the Meghalaya Ministers' ( Allowances and Privileges ) Rules, 1970.

6. GOVERNMENT BILL :

        The Chief Minister introduced the Meghalaya Amending Bill, 1971.

7. DEBATE ON GOVERNOR'S  ADDRESS'

        Shri D.D. Pugh, M.L.A. who moved the motion of Thanks to the Governor's Address on the 22nd March, 1971, initiated the discussion.

        The following Hon'ble Members took part in the debate on Governor's Address :-

(1)

 Mr. S.P. Swer,

(2)

 Mr. Witherson Momin,

(3)

 Mrs. Josephin Momin,

(4)

 Mr. Lobendro Hujon,

(5)

 Dr. S.C. Deb,

(6)

 Mr. Justly Rynson and

(7)

 Mr. Rokendro Dkhar.

8. ADJOURNMENT :

        As there was no Member willing to participate in the debate to day, the Assembly was then adjourned at 11.40 A.M. to meet again at 10 A.M. on 24th March, 1971.

( N.C. HANDIQUE ),

Secretary,

Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.

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