MEGHALAYA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY
BUDGET SESSION, 1978
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BULLETIN NO.9
Friday, March 31, 1978.

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The Assembly met at 9.30 A.M. with the Speaker in the Chair.

1.    RESULT OF ELECTIONS TO VARIOUS LEGISLATURE COMMITTEES :-

(i)

The Speaker announced that the following members were elected to the Committee on Estimates without any contest :-

1. Shri. Stanley D.D. Nichols Roy.
2. Shri. Albin Lamare.
3. Shri. Dethwelson D. Lapang.
4. Shri. Karadoklie E. Tariang.
5. Shri. Salseng C. Marak.
6. Shri. Lambourne Kharlukhi.
7. Shri. Evansius Kek Mawlong.

        Shri. Stanley D.D. Nichols Roy has been appointed Chairman of the Committee.

(ii)

The Speaker announced that the following members were selected uncontested to the Committee on Public Accounts:-

1. Shri. Grosswell Mylliemngap.
2. Shri. Alfrien Marak.
3. Shri. Peter Garnette Marbaniang.
4. Shri. Grohonsing A. Marak.
5. Shri. Bakstarwell Wanniang.

        Shri. Grohonsing A. Marak had been appointed the Chairman of the Committee.

(iii)

The Speaker Also announced that the following members were elected to the Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Tribes, Scheduled Castes and Other Backward Classes without any contest :-

1. Shri. Tylli Kyndiah.
2. Shri. Girash Marak.
3. Shri. Snomick Kalwing.
4. Shri. Bhadreswar Koch.
5. Shri. Jagendranath Bantha.
6. Shri. Obil Kyndiat.
7. Shri. H. Ledishon Nongsiang.
8. Shri. H. Britainwar Dan.

        The Committee is to function under the Chairmanship of the Minister-in-charge of Social Welfare.

2.    MESSAGE FROM THE GOVERNOR :

        The Speaker read out the letter which he received from the Governor in reply to the Motion of Thanks adopted by the House on March 27, 1978.

3.    DEMAND FOR ADVANCE GRANTS FOR 1978-79 :

        The Demand for advance Grants for 1978-79 was passed without any discussion.

4.    GOVERNMENT  BILLS :

        The following Bills were passed without any discussion :-

(i)

The Meghalaya Appropriation (Vote-on-Account) Bill, 1978.

(ii)

The Meghalaya Finance Bill, 1978.

5.    ADJOURNMENT

        There being no more business to be transacted, the house was adjourned at 9.43 A.M. till 9.30 A.M. on Monday, April 3, 1978.

 

 Sd/- S.D. Khongdup,
Secretary,
Meghalaya Legislative Assembly

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