GAZETTES AND DEBATES SECTION

      

The Section maintains the collection of the debates of Central Legislative Assembly, Constituent Assembly, Provisional Parliament, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, State Legislatures and selected foreign Parliaments (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Pakistan, U.K. and U.S.A.) and indices of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha debates for reference and research by members of Parliament and their PSs/PAs, Officers of both the Secretariats of Parliament, media persons, research scholars and others engaged in the working of the Parliamentary institutions. The Section also maintains the original verbatim reporting of the proceedings of Lok Sabha and synopsis of the proceedings of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.

During the session, documents such as Reports, Papers, Notifications, etc. are laid on the Tables of the Houses of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha daily for the information and use by the members of Parliament.  The Papers Laid on the Table are not printed along with the daily proceedings of the House.  The Section maintains bound volumes of these authenticated papers separately in the form as they are laid on the Tables of the two Houses.

 The Section also maintains Gazettes notified by the Government of India, State Governments and Union Territories as received from time to time.  These are maintained in the form of bound volumes in order to cater to the demands of members of Parliament and other users.

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