February 27 2016 0comment

Modi government puts real estate bill on priority list to pass it in Budget session

NEW DELHI: The Narendra Modi government has flagged the much-delayed Real Estate Bill as a “priority” bill to be passed in the ongoing Budget session of Parliament.

While the BJP government is still trying to garner support for the Goods and Service Tax ( GST) Bill, it is hoping to pass the Real Estate (Development and Regulation) Bill in the current session.

According to sources, the government has indicated it as a “priority” Bill and once it sees Parliament functioning normally it would push it in Rajya Sabha.

A senior government official told ET, “This is a high priority bill. We had decided against passing it in the winter session as there was hardly any business conducted. The Rajya Sabha functioned normally in the last 3 days and the govern ..