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Govt likely to repeal 987 outdated laws, bill coming in winter session

By his own admission, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “happiest” showing the door to laws that are of no use. Accordingly, his government has put in motion a plan to repeal as many as 987 obsolete laws.     The law ministry will bring a new bill in the winter session of Parliament to repeal 287 obsolete laws and junk about 700 Appropriation Acts that have lost relevance. An Appropriation Act is passed by Parliament during budget session to allow the government to withdraw money from the exchequer for a Continue reading →