Chapter 2 Summons, Prorogation of Session, Presence of Members and Order of Seating

Chapter 2 Summons, Prorogation of Session, Presence of Members and Order of Seating

Chapter 2
Summons, Prorogation of Session, Presence of Members
and Order of Seating

3. Summons and Prorogation of Session:

(1) The Secretary  General shall furnish to Members with the notice of session of the Legislature-Parliament summoned by the President pursuant to Sub-Article (1) of Article 51 of the Constitution. Such a notice shall be publicized through the means of  public communication as may be necessary in addition to its publication in the Nepal Gazette.

(2) In case of summoning a session or sitting of the Legislature- Parliament pursuant to Sub-Article (3) of  Article 51 of the Constitution, the Secretary General shall publicize the notice thereof through the means of public communication having publicized it in the Nepal Gazette.

(3) In case the President propagates the session of the Legislature- Parliament pursuant to Sub-Article (2) of Article 51 of the Constitution, the Speaker shall read out the notice relating to it in the Assembly.

(4) In the event of prorogation of the session of the Legislature- Parliament at the time of adjournment of a  sitting of the Legislature- Parliament, the Secretary General shall notify the same through a letter of information. Such a notice shall be published in the Nepal Gazette.

4. Presence of the Members: Before taking the seat in the sitting, each Member shall note the attendance in register maintained outside of the Chamber.

5. Seating arrangement:

(1) Each Member shall take his / her seat in a place and order as determined by the Speaker.

(2) In the case of the members with disability, the  Speaker may, having assigned seating places and order, also permit one assistant to take a seat beside such a member.