First session of the Parliament, post the 2019 General Elections.

Houses sat for 36 days on average:  38 bills were introduced:  28 of them passed: the highest in the past 10 years.

Bill Status  
The Jammu and Kashmir (Reorganization) Bill, 2019        Passed Jammu and Kashmir was bi-furcated into Union Territories of Ladakh and J&K with a common High Court and each to be governed by a Lieutenant Governor; also includes persons living in areas close to actual Line of Control within the definition of socially and educationally backward classes.  
The Supreme Court (Number of Judges) Amendment Bill, 2019

  Passed Amendment increased the total strength of Judges in the Supreme Court by about 10% to 34 sitting judges. The bill was certified as Money Bill by the speaker.  
The Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorized Occupants) Amendment Bill, 2019   Passed   Procedure for summary eviction of unauthorized occupants from Government accommodation
Consumer Protection Bill, 2019   Passed Strengthen Consumer Rights, considering modern day challenges like e-commerce, direct selling, tele-marketing, etc. Aims to establish Central Consumer Protection Authority
The Code on Wages, 2019   Passed Code aims to, transform the old and obsolete labour laws into more accountable and transparent ones; regulate wage and bonus payments in all employments where any industry, trade, business or manufacturing is carried out.
Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019   Passed Central Government may designate an Organization as terrorist if it commits or participates/ prepares/ promotes/is otherwise involved in terrorism
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Punishment for sexual offences increased from 10 to 20 years if committed by a Police Officer, member of the Armed Forced, Public Servant or Relative of a Child
National Medical Commission Bill, 2019   Passed Replaces the Medical Council of India. Provides Grant of licenses to anyone who is “connected with modern scientific medical profession” to practice in primary and preventive healthcare establishments
Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Increases the time period for completing Insolvency Resolution process from 270 days to 330 days
The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Re-categorize certain compoundable offences as civil defaults and transfers some approval powers from NCLT to Central Government  
Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019   Passed Triple Talaq and all its declarations, including in written or electronic form, to be void and illegal, making the same a cognizable offence attracting up to 3 years of imprisonment. The offence would be cognizable if information is given by the woman, against whom talaq had been declared, herself or any person related to her by blood or marriage
The Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Amended the term, salaries and conditions of services of RTI Commissioners.  
The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Amended to incorporate more on transport and safety where compensation for road victims were increased and a Motor Vehicle accident fund created  
National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Increased the jurisdiction and offences that can be investigated by NIA. Special Courts for trial of scheduled offences to be constituted
The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019   Passed Amended the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, benefits and services) Act, 2016, to introduce offline verification of Aadhaar.  An individual may use his Aadhaar no., voluntarily, to establish identity for telecom and bank related KYC
The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019   Passed Introduced to prohibit commercial surrogacy and regulate altruistic and proved infertility surrogacy. The bill also prescribes eligibility criteria and procedure to conduct surrogacy  
The Special Economic Zones (Amendment) Bill, 2019 Passed Adds a Trust and any other entity which maybe notified by the Central Government to the definition of a ‘Person’
Central Education Institutions (Reservation in Teachers Cadre) Bill, 2019 Passed Reservation for candidates belonging to SC, ST, socially and educationally backward classes and EWS of the society for teaching positions in Central educational institutions
New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Bill, 2019   Passed Establishment and incorporation of the New Delhi International Arbitration Centre for the purpose of creating an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalised arbitration and for acquisition and transfer of the undertakings of the International Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution 
DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019   Pending Regulation of use and application of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) technology for the purposes of establishing the identity of certain categories of persons including the victims, offenders, suspects, under trials, missing persons and unknown deceased persons and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto 

This has been compiled by Apurv Singh