The Lok Sabha speaker has which among the following exclusive function to carry out in Indian Parliament?
1. To certify if a bill is money bill
2. To exercise the casting vote
3. To appoint the Lok Sabha secretary
4. To invite President for a joint sitting of two houses
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] 1, 2 & 3

·         The speaker has duty to adjourn the house if there is NO quorum.

·         The Speaker decides whether a bill is Money bill or NOT.

·         The speaker presides over the joint sitting of the parliament summoned by the president to settle a disagreement between the two houses on a bill.

·         If the chairmen of the parliamentary are not Elected, the Speaker appoints the chairmen.

·         The Secretary General of the Lok Sabha is appointed by the Speaker.

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