The Rajya Sabha as we speak accredited the Maternity Profit (Modification) Invoice 2016. The invoice that seeks to extend maternity depart to 26 weeks from the current 12 weeks was earlier handed by the Rajya Sabha on August 11, final 12 months. Deputy Chairman P.J. Kurien noticed that the measure was already handed by each the homes and there was solely a “technical amendment” with which it was to be taken up as soon as once more. The Invoice was then handed with voice vote.
The Maternity Profit (Modification) Invoice, 2016, additionally offers for depart as much as 12 weeks for a girl who adopts a toddler beneath the age of three months, and for commissioning moms. The interval of maternity depart might be calculated from the date the kid is handed over to the adoptive or commissioning mom. In surrogacy, the surrogate mom carries a toddler for an additional particular person after an settlement made earlier than conception of the kid. The particular person wishing to undertake and foster the kid known as the commissioning particular person or couple. The invoice paves the way in which for the ratification of Worldwide Labour Organisation conference No.183 that gives for 14 weeks of maternity depart profit to girls, The Cupboard as we speak cleared 4 supporting Items and Companies Tax legislations, paving the way in which for his or her introduction in Parliament quickly. The legislations had been cleared at a Cupboard assembly in New Delhi. The supporting laws’s the Compensation Legislation, the Central-GST (C-GST), Built-in-GST (I-GST) and Union Territory-GST could be launched as Cash Invoice. As soon as accredited by Parliament, the states would begin taking their State-GST (S-GST) invoice for dialogue and passage within the respective state assemblies. The GST Council, in its earlier two conferences, had given approval to the 4 legislations as additionally the State-GST invoice. Whereas the S-GST must be handed by every of the state legislative assemblies, the 4 different legal guidelines must be accredited by Parliament. The CGST Invoice makes provisions for levy and assortment of tax on intra-state provide of products or providers for each by the Central Authorities. Alternatively, IGST Invoice offers for levy and assortment of tax on inter-state provide of products or providers or each by the Central Authorities. The UTGST Invoice makes provisions for levy on assortment of tax on intra-UT provide of products and providers within the Union Territories with out legislature.