Legislature

Attorney General of India can

  • 1. take part in the proceedings of the Lok Sabha
  • 2. be a members of a committee of the Lok Sabha
  • 3. speak in the Lok Sabha
  • 4. vote in the Lok Sabha

Which of the statements given above is /are correct?

  1. 1 and 3 only
  2. 2 and 4
  3. 1, 2 and 3
  4. 1 only

Answer

The AGI (Attorney General of India) is the only person under the Indian system who can take part in the proceedings of the Parliament or any parliamentary committee, but cannot vote. He has the right to speak and to take part in the proceedings of both the Houses of Parliament or their joint sittings and in any committee of the Parliament of which he may be named a member, but without the right to vote.

The correct option is C.