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PRS India Blog, Parliamentary Privilege: FAQs, September 1, 2011. [Open Access]

This blog provides answers to certain basic questions pertaining to parliamentary privileges in India.

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Rahul Sharma, Parliamentary Privileges, MyLaw.net [Open Access]

This article is a very basic primer on the nature and history of Parliamentary Privileges in India, in the context of free speech.

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M.N. Kaul and S.L. Shakdher, Practice and Procedure of Parliament, 6th edn. (P.D.T. Achary ed.), pp. 219–319 (Lok Sabha Secretariat, 2009)

This book is an attempt to compile all aspects of Parliamentary practise and procedure in a concise and lucid manner. It includes a detailed commentary on the Constitutional provisions as well as Parliamentary Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business, with reference to case law.

D.D. Basu, Commentary on the Constitution of India, 8th edn., pp. 5033-5183 (LexisNexis Butterworths Wadhwa, 2008)

This book is a seminal treatise on the Indian Constitution, with reference to pre-existing British procedure, amendments in India and relevant case law.

Subhash C Kashyap, Anti Defection Laws and Parliamentary Privileges in India, 3rd edition 2011, Universal Law Publishing Company

The book can be purchased from amazon.in. 

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Griffith, J.A.G. and Ryle, M., Parliament: Functions, Practice and Procedures, 2nd ed., edited by R. Blackburn and A. Kennon with Sir M. Wheeler-Booth, London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2003

The book can be purchased from amazon.in. 

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D.C. Jain, Parliamentary Privileges under the Indian Constitution, 1975 Sterling Publishers

A.P. Chatterjee, Parliamentary Privileges in India, 1971, New Age International Publishers

P. S. Pachauri & Laxmi Mall Singhvi, The Law of Parliamentary Privileges in UK and in India (Oceana Publications, 1971)

Harihara Dāsa & Sabita Kumari Rath, Parliamentary Privileges in India: Contours and Dimensions, Ashish Publishing House, 1985

The book can be found on Google Books. 

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