DELHI: The Rajya Sabha (Upper House of Parliament) adjourned
today without the Cable TV Networks (Regulation) Amendment
Bill, 2002, failing to come up for discussion yet again.
reported earlier, the CAS bill will continue to be listed
every day till it is passed, government sources aver. "The
okay may come through sometime this week," a senior I&B
ministry official told indiantelevision on Tuesday in the
forenoon, adding, "Unless some members (of the Rajya Sabha)
insist on a lengthy debate on the issue."
The amendments to the Act were passed in the Lok Sabha
(Lower House) on 15 May through a voice vote.
Read earlier reports:
Act CAS amendment's reintroduction in RS listed for today
polls prevent CATV Act CAS amendment's fresh introduction
in Rajya Sabha
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