MEGHALAYA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

( BUDGET SESSION, 1972 ).

BULLETIN NO. 9

Thursday, the 29th June, 1972.

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        The Assembly met at 10 A.M., with the speaker in the Chair. The day was devoted for transaction of Government Business.

QUESTIONS

        Unstarred Question No.29 with answers thereto were placed in the members tables. There were supplementaries to the question.

VOTING ON DEMANDS FOR GRANTS.

        The discussion on the cut-motion on Demand No.24 (28-Education) was then resumed. Many hon. Members took part in the discussion of the Demand. After hearing the Minister of State for Education who originally moved the Demand the cut motion was withdrawn.

        The following Demands for Grants passed today :-

1.

Grant No.24-"28-Education".

2.

Grant No.25. "28-Education-E-Technical Education".

3.

Grant No.28. "30-Public Health-II-Public Health Engineering".

4.

Grant No.46. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation-IV-Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity".

 

5.

Grant No.49. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation-Other Miscellaneous Organisation-VII-Soldiers', Sailors' and Airmen' Board".

 

6.

Grant no.52. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation-X-Preservation and Translation of Ancient Manuscripts".

 

7.

Grant No.55. "44-Irrigation, Navigation Embankment and Drainage Works, etc".

        Cut motion tables to some of the Demands for Grants were either not moved or withdrawn.

        While Grant No.56 was going on, it was already 5 p.m., and so the Speaker put the following Grants before the House i.e., guillotined the Demands in accordance with the provisions of the Assembly Rules :-

8.

Grant No.56. "Public Works, etc, (Excluding Establishment and Tools and Plants)".

9.

Grant no.63. "71-Miscellaneous-I-Expenditure on Account of State Prisoners and Detenus, etc,".

10.

Grant No.69. "71-Miscellaneous-VII-Miscellaneous and Unforeseen Charges".

11.

Grant No.71. "71-Miscellaneous-VIII-Civil Defence".

12.

Grant No.72. "77-Extraordinary Charges".

13.

Grant No.78. "103-Capital Outlay on Public Works outside the Revenue Account".

14.

Grant No.57. "50-Public Works Establishment and Tools and Plants".

15.

Grant No.84. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (III-Loans to Autonomous District Councils, etc,").

16.

Grant No.89. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (VIII-Educational Loans)".

17.

Grant No.79. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (XVI-Miscellaneous Loans and Advances)".

18.

Grant No.48. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation-Other Miscellaneous Organisation-VI-Directorate of Social Welfare, etc.

 

19.

Grant No.2. "Land Revenue".

20.

Grant No.13. "19-General Administration-IV-Director of Land Records".

21.

Grant No.20. "26-Miscellaneous Departments-II-Weights and Measures".

22.

Grant No.29. "31-Agriculture".

23.

Grant No.30. "31-Agriculture-II-Fisheries".

24.

Grant No.31. "32-Rural Development".

25.

Grant No.32. "33-Animal Husbandry".

26.

Grant No.33. "34-Co-operation".

27.

Grant No.37-"37-I-Community Development Projects-National Extension Service and Local Development Works".

 

28.

Grant No.54. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation-Miscellaneous-XII-Diary Development".

 

29.

Grant No.58. "64-Famine Relief".

30.

Grant No.62. "70-Forests-II-Soil Conservation".

31.

Grant No.76. "96-Capital Outlay on Industrial and Economic Development-II-Investment in Co-operative Societies".

 

32.

Grant No.83. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (II-Agricultural Loans, etc)

33.

Grant No.86. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc. (V-Loans to Co-operative Societies)".

34.

Grant No.90. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (XI-Tea Garden Land Utilisation Loans, G.M.F., Loans, Fishery Development Loans, etc)".

 

35.

Grant No.3. "10-States Excise Duties".

36.

Grant No.5. "12-Sales Tax and 13 other Taxes and Duties".

37.

Grant No.6. "14-Stamps".

38.

Grant No.7. "Registration Fees".

39.

Grant No14. "19-General Administration-V-Local Fund, Audit Establishment and Accounts Offices".

40.

Grant No.15. "15-"21-Administration of Justice".

41.

Grant No.18. "26-Miscellaneous Department-I-National Savings Organisation".

42.

Grant No.43. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation Statistics-I-Directorate of Statistics".

43.

Grant No.44. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Developmental Organisation Statistics-II-Vital Statistics, Raingauge, etc".

 

44.

Grant No.45. "39-Miscellaneous, Social and Development Organisation Other Miscellaneous Organisation-III-Planning Organisation".

 

45.

Grant No.59. "65-Pension and other Retirement Benefits, etc,".

46.

Grant No.60. "68-Stationery and Printing".

47.

Grant No.64. "71-Miscellaneous-II-Donations and Charitable purposes, etc.

48.

Grant No.81. "125-Appropriation to Contingency Fund".

49.

Grant No.93. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (XII-Loans to Electricity Board)".

50.

Grant No.94. "Q-Loans and Advances etc., (XIII-Advances to the Government Servants, etc").

51.

Grant No.26. "29-Medical".

52.

Grant No.27. "30-Public Health-I-Public Health".

53.

Grant No.28A. "30-A-Family Planning".

54.

Grant No.39. "38-Labour and Employment-I-Labour".

55.

Grant No.40. "38-Labour and Employment-II-Factories".

56.

Grant No.41. "38-Labour and Employment-III-Inspectorate of Steam and Boilers".

57.

Grant No.42. "38-Labour and Employment-IV-Employment and Training".

58.

Grant No.65. "71-Miscellaneous-III-Grants-in-aid and Contributions, etc".

59.

Grant No.67. "71-Miscellaneous-V-Expenditure on Displaced Persons".

60.

Grant No.82. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (I-Loans to Municipal Corporation and Municipalities)".

61.

Grant No.88. "Q-Loans and Advances, etc., (VII-Loans to Displaced Persons)".

THE MEGHALAYA APPROPRIATION ( NO. I ) BILL, 1972.

        The Minister of Finance introduced the Meghalaya Appropriation No.( I ) Bill, 1972 relating to the Demands for Grants for 1972-73 at this stage there were short discussions to which the Ministers replied to the points raised. Thereafter, the motion for consideration and the motion for passing of the Bill were moved and the Bill was then passed.

ADJOURNMENT.

        The House was adjourned at 6.05 p.m., till 9 a.m., on Friday, the 30th June, 1972.

N.C. HANDIQUE

SHILLONG.

Secretary,

The 29th June, 1972.

Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

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Krishna