Apex Court stayed the operation of three farm laws untill further orders
Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the operation of Three Farm Laws until further Orders
Here is The Summary of Supreme Court Order:
1) Implementation of three farm laws stayed.
2)MSP system as it existed before the enactment of the laws must be continued.
3)No farmer must be dispossessed or deprived of his title as a result of any action taken under the laws.
4) Committee comprising Bhupinder Singh Mann, Pramod Kumar Joshi, Ashok Gulati, Anil Ghanwant constituted for the ‘purpose of listening to the grievances of farmers relating to the farm laws and views of the government to make recommendations’
5)The Committee shall be provided a place at Delhi and Govt to bear its expenses and give it secretarial assistance.
6)The representatives of all the farmers’ bodies, whether they are holding a protest or not and whether they support or oppose the laws SHALL participate in the deliberations of the Committee and put forth their view points’
7) The Committee should file the report within 2 months before the SupremeCourt. First sitting to be held within 10 days.
Here is what the Supreme Court said in the order in its own words :
(i)The implementation of the three farm laws 1) Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; (2) Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020; and (3)Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, shall stand stayed until further orders;
(ii) As a consequence, the Minimum Support Price System in existence before the enactment of the Farm Laws shall be maintained until further orders. In addition, the farmers’ land holdings shall be protected, i.e., no farmer shall be dispossessed or deprived of his title as a result of any action taken under the Farm Laws.