The vice-president of India is the __:
1. Ex-officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha
2. Principal spokesperson of the Rajya Sabha
3. Authority to authenticate a bill passed in Rajya Sabha
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

The Vice-President as the principal spokesperson of the Rajya Sabha communicates the decisions of the Houses to the public, and also communicates messages received by him from foreign countries and legislatures Chairman has the authority to correct patent errors in a Bill after it has been passed by the House and to make such other changes in the Bill consequential on the amendments accepted by the House. After a Bill is passed by the Lok Sabha, and thereafter, lies with the Rajya Sabha, the Chairman authenticates the Bill with his signature after it is passed by the House before presenting it to the President for his assent.

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