Parliament met for the last sitting of the Budget Session today.
The Constitution (121st Amendment) Bill, 2014 and The National Judicial
Appointments Commission Bill, 2014 were passed by Rajya Sabha today.
In Lok Sabha today The Apprentices (Amendment) Bill, 2014 was passed
and The Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2014 was introduced.
Please find the Vital Stats Document on the 2014 Budget Session
here, and another Vital Stats Document on the Participation of Lok Sabha MPs
The Plan Versus Performance can be found here
, and the Session Wrap is here
Both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha sat for the overall scheduled time during
the session. Whereas Lok Sabha worked for 104% of the time, Rajya Sabha
worked for 106%. Though Rajya Sabha witnessed more disruptions than Lok
Sabha, it made up for the lost time by working late on several days.
The first Budget session of the last Parliament in 2009 also recorded a
similar level of productivity. However both the Houses worked for 64% of
the time available during the first Budget session of the 14th Lok
Sabha in 2004.
Over the last ten years, the 2014 Budget Session has recorded the second
highest productivity, the highest being 110% in the Monsoon session of