J&K Legislature to meet on July 4 to discuss GST

Srinagar, Jun 30: Another session of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislature has been summoned from July 4 to discuss and pass Goods and Services Tax (GST), which will be rolled out in the rest of the country from mid-night.
An official spokesperson here said J&K Legislative Assembly Speaker Kavinder Gupta, in exercise of his powers under third provision to Rule 16 of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of the Business in the Legislative Assembly, has called the fifth Session of the 12th Legislative Assembly from July 4, 2017 at 1000 hrs at Srinagar.
“As per the Provisional Calendar issued by the Assembly Secretariat, there will be four sittings on July 4, July 5, July 7 and July 8 while as July 6 will be off day,” he said. Similarly, the Chairman, J&K Legislative Council, Anayat Ali in terms of Proviso to Rule 16 of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council has called the 116th Session of the J&K Legislative Council at Srinagar on 4th July, 2017 at 11 am.
As per the Provisional Calendar issued by the Council Secretariat, there will be three sittings on 4th, 5th and 8th July while as 6th July and 7th July will be off days.