With reference to Indian Parliament, consider the following statements—
1. A member of Lok Sabha can not be arrested by policy under any case when the Parliament is in session.
2. Members of Indian Parliament have the privilege of exemption from attendance as witnesses in the law courts.
Which of these statements is / are correct ?
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. both 1 and 2
D. neither 1 nor 2
Who can initiate impeachment proceedings against the President of India ?
A. Only Lok Sabha
B. Only Rajya Sabha
C. Either House of the Parliament
D. Any Legislative Assembly
Consider the following statements :
1. The expenditure to be incurred by the Government and the revenue to be collected by way of taxes must be approved by both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha.
2. The charge of impeachment against the President of India can be brought about by any House of the Parliament.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/ are correct ?
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2
Which of the following has the powers to create a new all India Service ?
B. Union Public Service Commission
C. Union Cabinet
D. Ministry of Personnel,4 Public Grievances and Pensions
Until Parliament by law otherwise provide which one of the following constitutes quorum of meeting of either House of the Parliament ?
A. One-tenth of the total number of members of the House
B. One-fourth of the total number of members of the House
C. One-third of the total number of members of the House
D. Two-third of the total number of members of the House
Union Parliament was attacked by terrorists on—
A. 2nd December, 2001
B. 11 th December, 2001
C. 13th December, 2001
D. 11 th September, 2001
A proclamation of emergency must be placed before the Parliament for its approval—
A. within 1 month
B. within 2 months
C. within 6 months
D. within 1 year .
Sovereignty of Indian Parliament is restricted by—
A. Powers of the President of India
B. Judicial review
C. Leader of the opposition
D. Powers of the Prime Minister of India
The quorum of Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha is—
A. 1 / 5th of the total membership
B. 1 / 6th of the total membership
C. 1 / 8th of the total membership
D. 1 / 10th of the total membership
The Indian Parliament consists of—
A. Lok Sabha only
B. Lok Sabha and the President
C. Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha
D. the President, Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha
Economic Survey is presented in Parliament every year—
A. before the presentation of budget for the coming year
B. after the presentation of budget for the coming year
C. after the presentation of finance bill
D. and has no relation with the presentation of budget
Who will decide the Office of Profit ?
A. President and Governor
B. Union Parliament
C. Supreme Court
D. Union Public Service Commission
Which one of the following bills must be passed by each House of the Indian Parliament separately by special majority ?
A. Ordinary Bill
B. Money Bill
C. Finance Bill
D. Constitutional Amendment Bill
Which one of the following has the power to initiate the Motion of Impeachment of the President of India ?
A. Both the Houses of the Parliament
B. Lok Sabha
C. Rajya Sabha
D. Speaker of the Lok Sabha
If a member of Parliament becomes disqualified for Netherlands membership, the decision of his removal is taken by—
A. Chief Election Commissioner
B. President of India on the advice of Council of Ministers
C. President of India on enquiry by a Supreme Court
D. President in accordance with the opinion of the Election Commission
Who decides dispute regarding disqualification of Members of Parliament ?
A. The President
B. The Concerned House
C. The Election Commission
D. The President in consultation with the Election Commission
Where was the first Parliamentary form of Government formed ?
Secretariat of Parliament of India is—
A. Under Minister of Parliamentary Affairs
B. Under President
C. Independent of the Government
D. Under the Supreme Court
Which non-member can participate in the business of either House of Parliament ?
A. The Vice-President
B. The Solicitor General
C. The Attorney-General
D. The Chief Justice of India
Which of the following statement correctly describes a ‘hung Parliament’ ?
A. A Parliament in which no party has a clear majority
B. The Prime Minister has resigned but the Parliament is not dissolved
C. The Parliament lacks the quorum to conduct business
D. A lame duck Parliament –