Rajya Sabha passes Bill to scrap 58 obsolete laws
- So far, 1,428 archaic central laws have been repealed and about 75 laws have also been struck down, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said
- The Bill also makes minor amendments to two Acts which relate to substitution of certain words in the Income Tax Act, 1961
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed the Repealing and Amending Bill, 2019, which repeals 58 old central laws. The Lok Sabha approved it on 29 July.
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