Privilege Motion:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Context: Four Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) members in the Rajya Sabha have submitted a Privilege Motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding his February 8 remarks in the Upper House …

Privilege Motion:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Context: Two Trinamool Congress MPs and three of the Congress have moved a privilege motion against former Chief Justice of India and Rajya Sabha member Ranjan Gogoi over his remarks …

Privilege motion against CBI, ED in WB:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Context: The Trinamool Congress has moved a breach of privilege motion in the West Bengal Assembly against the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED).   What’s …

Discuss the various types of motions available with the Members of the Parliament. Do you think partisanship renders privilege motion ineffective and reduces the accountability of individual minister?

Topic: Parliament and State legislatures—structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. 3. Discuss the various types of motions available with the Members of the Parliament. Do you think partisanship renders privilege motion ineffective and reduces the accountability of individual minister? (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu …

What is a privilege motion?

Topics covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. What is a privilege motion? What to study? For Prelims and Mains: All about Privilege motion and privilege committee.  Context: Congress moves privilege motion against Smriti Irani for remark on Rahul Gandhi. For Prelims …