There shall be paid to the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States, and to the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the House of the People, such salaries and allowances as may be respectively fixed by Parliament by law and, until provision in that behalf is so made, such salaries and allowances as are specified in the Second Schedule.

Debate Summary

Article 79, Draft Constitution 1948

There shall be paid to the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States, and to the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the House of the People, such salaries and allowances as may be respectively fixed by Parliament by law, and, until provision in that behalf is so made, such salaries and allowances as are specified in the Second Schedule.

 

Draft Article 79 (Article 97, Constitution of India, 1950) was discussed on 19th  May 1949. It regulated the salaries and allowances of the Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Council of States.

 

The Assembly adopted the Draft Article on 19th May 1949 without any substantive debate.