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What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?

What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?
What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?
Tomorrow, the discussion and the decision on the no-confidence motion passed against the central government will be happening in the parliament. At this juncture, it is essential to know what exactly is a no-confidence Motion and how it works.

What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?

For a government to be elected, it must have a strength of at least half of the total strength of the assembly. If these particular criteria aren't met, any member can initiate a no-confidence motion against the government and this does not require any reason, and the speaker accepting the no-confidence motion means, voting is the only way to prove majority. Lok Sabha is elected by people and hence only there a no-confidence motion can be passed, and not in Rajya Sabha.

What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?

Under section 198 of Lok Sabha, there are guidelines for passing no-confidence motion. The person wanting to initiate a no-confidence motion must inform the house speaker in written format before 10 am, following which the speaker will read it out to the ministers and other members of parliament, and a no-confidence motion requires at least the support of 50 members.

What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?

Within 10 days of the acceptance of the no-confidence motion, voting must be conducted, besides the debate on the decision. If the government isn't able to prove its majority in the voting, it must resign with immediate effect.

What is Non-Confidence Motion? How does it Work?
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