The Mizoram assembly also ratified the GST constitutional amendment bill by adopting an official resolution moved by finance and taxation minister Lalsawta.
In a special sitting of the Sikkim assembly, the resolution on ratification of the GST bill was moved by R.B. Subba, law minister (legislative and parliamentary affairs) and passed by the house. Chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling thanked the speaker and all the members of the Sikkim assembly for conducting the special session and for passing the resolution.
The GST Bill needs the backing of at least 16 states before it can be sent for presidential assent.
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