Consider the following statements:

  1. A bill pending in the Legislative Assembly of the State lapses on prorogation of Assembly
  2. A bill pending in the Legislative Council of a State which has not been passed by the Legislative Assembly will not lapse on dissolution of the Assembly

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because prorogation does not affect the bills pending before the House or Assembly.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module