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Parliament session live: Rajya Sabha to take up NIA amendment bill

Union Home Minister Shah is also expected to table the Human Rights Protection Bill in the Lower House of Parliament.

Parliament session live: Rajya Sabha to take up NIA amendment bill
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A day after the Lok Sabha witnessed uproar by the opposition parties as it passed the National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill, the bill is slated to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Union Home Minister Shah is also expected to table the Human Rights Protection Bill in the Lower House of Parliament. The Lok Sabha will also take up the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 for discussion.

Here are the live updates:

16 July 2019
11:30 AM

"Parliament is supposed to scrutinise bills. Now, in the first two weeks on this Lok Sabha session, zero per cent of bills have been scrutinised. We have to scrutinise the bills, otherwise, what are we doing in Parliament?" says Trinamool Congress MP Derek O Brien.

10:51 AM

Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has given Adjournment Notice in Lok Sabha on "Chinese incursion into Indian territory."

10:38 AM

Congress party has given Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over "tension at Indo-China border."

10:38 AM

Congress MP Manish Tewari has given Zero Hour Notice in Lok Sabha on UN report on violation of human rights in Jammu and Kashmir.

10:03 AM
10:01 AM

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Parliamentary Party meeting is being held at the Parliament Library building. The meeting is being attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah, among others.

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