Which of the following statements are correct regarding the Joint Session of the Houses of Parliament in India?
- It is an enabling provision, empowering the President to take steps for resolving the deadlock between the two Houses.
- It is not obligatory upon the President to summon the Houses to meet in a joint sitting.
- It is being notified by the president.
- It is frequently resorted to establish the supremacy of the Lok Sabha.
Select the correct answer using codes given below:
- 1 and 2
- 2 and 3
- 3 and 4
- 1, 2 and 3
The provision of joint sitting of both the Houses has been provided in Article 108 of Constitution to resolve any dispute between both the Houses on a bill. President may notify to the Houses, his intention to summon a joint sitting fir the purpose of deliberating and voting on the Bill.
The correct option is D.