Consider the following statements about State Legislature:

  1. An ordinary bill can be introduced in either House of State Legislature
  2. In case of deadlock between the two Houses, the Constitution provides the mechanism for joint sitting of the two Houses to resolve deadlock

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

Second statement is incorrect because Constitution does not provide the mechanism for joint sitting in case of deadlock. The legislative assembly can override the legislative council by passing the bill for the second time.

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