Goa Legislative Assembly

गोवा विधानसभा

Shri. Francisco D’Souza

Shri. Francisco D’Souza

Constituency No: 05
Constituency Name: Mapusa

Bharatiya Janata Party
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Seventh Legislative Assembly 2017

16 Mar 2017 to 14 Feb 2019

Mapusa

Bharatiya Janata Party

22774

10957

6828

Bharatiya Janata Party

The MLA elected from the 05- Mapusa Constituency of Goa has passed away on 14th February 2019. Refer Bulletin Part II No.123

Sixth Legislative Assembly 2012

19 Mar 2012 to 14 Mar 2017

Mapusa

Bharatiya Janata Party

19965

14955

10169

Bharatiya Janata Party

Fifth Legislative Assembly 2007

15 Jun 2007 to 8 Mar 2012

Mapusa

Bharatiya Janata Party

18387

10104

6846

Bharatiya Janata Party

Fourth Legislative Assembly 2002

12 Jun 2002 to 8 Jun 2007

Mapusa

Bharatiya Janata Party

16065

8378

2107

Bharatiya Janata Party

Third Legislative Assembly 1999

6 Jun 1999 to 31 May 2002

Mapusa

Goa Rajiv Congress Party

15476

5602

1575

Goa Rajiv Congress Party
Seventh Legislative Assembly 2017
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(2017 to 2018)
Sixth Legislative Assembly 2012
Cabinet Minister
(9 Mar 2012 to 13 Dec 2016)
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Fourth Legislative Assembly 2002
Cabinet Minister
(3 Jun 2002 to 2 Feb 2005)
Third Legislative Assembly 1999
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(24 Nov 1999 to 24 Oct 2000)
Sixth Legislative Assembly 2012
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Select Commmitee on The Goa Succession, Special Notaries and Inventory Proceeding Bill,2012
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Committee on Privileges
Fifth Legislative Assembly 2007
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Third Legislative Assembly 1999
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Committee on Delegated Legislation
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Public Accounts Committee
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Budget Committee

Bill No 11 of 2017 (Government Bill)

The Goa Members of Legislative Assembly (Removal of Disqualification)(Amendment) Bill, 2017

25 Jul 2017

pdfBill As Introduced 230.04 KB

The Goa Tax on Infrastructure (Third Amendment) Bill, 2016 (Government Bill)

17 Mar 2016

18 Mar 2016

pdfBill As Introduced 1.09 MB

The Goa Legislative Diploma No.2070 dated 15/4/1961 (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (Government Bill)

16 Mar 2016

18 Mar 2016

The Court-fees (Goa Amendment) Bill, 2016 (Government Bill)

15 Mar 2016

17 Mar 2016

Bill No. 5 of 2016 (Government Bill)

THE CITY OF PANAJI CORPORATION (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2016

15 Jan 2016

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PRIVATE MEMBERS’ RESOLUTIONS

S/SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA AND ALEIXO REGINALDO
LOURENCO moved the following:
 
“This House strongly recommends to the Government of Goa to take up
with the Union Government the urgent need for granting special status to
Goa, on the lines of special status granted to States of Mizoram, Himachal
Pradesh and Uttaranchal under Article 371 of the Constitution of India, for
regulating ownership and transfer of land especially with respect to sale  
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of land to non-residents/foreigners in order to conserve the limited land
resources available for development and to ensure that the State preserves
its unique identity”.

The following Members spoke:

1. Shri Francis D’Souza
2. Shri Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco
3. Shri Mauvin Godinho, Deputy Speaker
4. Smt. Victoria Fernandes
 
           (House adjourned for tea at 4 31 p.m. and resumed its sitting at 5 03 p.m.)

5 30 PM

 5. Shri Laxmikant Parsekar
 6. Shri Dayanand Mandrekar
 7. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Leader of Opposition
 8. Shri Dayanand Narvekar
 9. Shri Digambar Kamat, Chief Minister

The Resolution was adopted, as amended as under:-

“This House strongly recommends to the Government of Goa to take up
with the Union Government the urgent need for granting special status to
Goa to ensure that the State preserves its unique identity.”

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PRIVATE MEMBERS’ RESOLUTIONS

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, moved the following:

“This House unanimously resolves that the Government enhance the pension amount being given to various categories like Senior citizen, single woman, etc under Dayanand Social Security Scheme from Rs. 1000/- to Rs. 2000/-.”

The following Members spoke:

1. Shri Francis D’Souza

2. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Leader of Opposition

SHRI RAMKRISHNA DHAVALIKAR, Minister for Social Welfare replied to the points raised by the mover.

 

The Resolution was withdrawn by leave of the House.

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Shri. Ramkrishna Alias Sudin Dhavalikar

PRIVATE MEMBERS’ RESOLUTIONS

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA moved the following:

 

“This House unanimously resolves that newly constructed District Hospital at Mapusa be opened immediately for public for at least OPD use as existing Asilo Hospital is in bad shape.”

 

The following Members spoke:

 

1. Shri Francis D’Souza

2. Shri Laxmikant Parsekar

3. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Leader of Opposition

 

SHRI VISHWAJIT RANE, Minister for Health replied to the points raised by the mover.

 

The Resolution was withdrawn by leave of the House.

 

(HOUSE ADJOURNED AT 2 01 PM TO MEET AT 11 30 AM ON MONDAY 02 AUGUST, 2010)

Eleventh Session

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Shri. Vishwajit Rane

PRIVATE MEMBERS’ RESOLUTIONS

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA moved the following:

“This House unanimously resolves that the Government enhance all types of pension amount being given to various category of persons by various Departments like Art & Culture (Kala Sanman etc) Home (Freedom Fighters Goa/Central etc) as also enhance the salary being paid to Anganwadi workers, in view of the rise in prices of most of the essential commodities, the latest increase being in petroleum products especially kerosene and L.P.G. gas.”

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA spoke on the Resolution

SHRI DIGAMBAR KAMAT, Chief Minister replied to the points raised by the mover.

The Resolution was withdrawn by leave of the House.

 

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Shri. Digambar Kamat

PRIVATE MEMBERS’ RESOLUTIONS

(5) SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, MLA moved the following:

“This House resolves that D.S.S.Y. pension should be doubled from Rs.
1000/- to Rs. 2000/- along with Kala Sanman and artists pensions and all
other pension under other schemes. Further there should be an inbuilt
mechanism for automatic increase in pensions in the scheme every three
years considering the inflation and rise of price index.”

S/Shri Francis D’Souza and Laxmikant Parsekar spoke on the Resolution.

Shri Ramkrishna Dhavlikar, Minister for Social Welfare replied to the
points raised by the mover.

House divided:
Against:   15
Infavour: 14
The resolution was defeated.

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Shri. Ramkrishna Alias Sudin Dhavalikar

CALLING ATTENTION

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, MLA called the attention of the Minister for Home to the following:

            “Anxiety in the minds of the people of Mapusa in respect to deteriorating law and order situation and casual attitude of the Police in the investigation as reflected in following:

(a)               theft at Laxminarayan temple, which is located in most densely populated location in the city;

(b)               continues incidents of the shop breaking in Mapusa Municipal market;

(c)                gunning down of 70 year old Mr. Albert Louis, retired teacher at his residence in broad day light; and

(d)              notices issued by Mapusa Police Station to all Pulsar owners of black colour to report station in order to investigate the Kavthankar attack case.”

 

SHRI DIGAMBAR KAMAT, Chief Minister made a statement in regard thereto.

The following Members sought clarification:

1. Shri Francis D’Souza ……………………………………..         2 40 PM

2. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Leader of Opposition ………...        2 43 PM

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Shri. Digambar Kamat

CONDOLATORY MOTIONS

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, Minister for Urban Development moved the following:

“This House condoles the death of Shri Mahableshwar Naik(Mahablu Kaka),resident of Mapusa,Goa  who passed away on 19th April,2012 ,an eminent Freedom Fighter, ,Journalist and a Social Worker. In his death, Goa has lost a hardcore patriot who participated in Goa’s Liberation.”

The following Members Spoke:

1. Shri Francis D’Souza,Minister for Revenue…..…12 57 PM

2. Shri Vishnu Surya Naik Wagh,MLA…………….12 59 PM

3. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Chief Minister………….01 00 PM

4. Shri Rajendra Arlekar, Speaker…………………..01 01 PM

The House stood in silence for 1 minute.

(House adjourned for lunch at 1 03 PM and resumed

its sitting at  2 30 P M.)

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CONDOLATORY MOTION

 “This House condoles the death of Fr.Tomas d’Aquino Sequeira of Corlim,Ilhas –Goa who was a great scripture scholar and an acclaimed musician who passed  away on 9th September ,2013 in America.”       

The following Members spoke:-

1.   Shri Francis D’Souza, Dy. Chief Minister…………………..12 56 PM

2.   Shri Michael Lobo, MLA…………………………………........12 59 PM

3.   Smt. Alina Saldanha, Minister for Forest……………………01 00PM

The House stood in silence for 1 minute.

(House adjourned for lunch at 1 01 PM and resumed its sitting at 2 30 PM)

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CONGRATULATORY MOTION

S/SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, MAHADEV NAIK moved the following:
 
“This House congratulates Shri Pandurang Dhavalikar, Member of the
Legislative Assembly from Priol Constituency for being elected as a
President of Maharashtravadi Gomantak Party.”

The following Members spoke on the congratulatory motion:

1. Shri Francis D’Souza ……………………………………....  12 35 PM
2. Shri Mahadev Naik ………………………………………... 12 36 PM
3. Shri Nilkant Halarnkar ……………………………………. 12 37 PM
4. Shri Digambar Kamat, Chief Minister …………………… 12 38 PM
5. Shri Pandurang Dhavalikar ………………………………. 12 39 PM
6. Shri Pratapsingh Rane, Speaker ………………………….. 12 40 PM

Tenth Session 2010

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Shri. Pandurang Alias Deepak Dhavalikar

CONGRATULATORY MOTION

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, MLA moved the following:

 

“This House congratulates Prince Jacob for completing 25 years on Konkani stage.”

 The following Members spoke on the congratulatory motion:

 1. Shri Francis D’Souza ………………………………………       2 38 PM

 2. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Leader of Opposition ………….      2 41 PM

3. Smt. Victoria Fernandes …………………………………...      2 42 PM

4. Shri Damodar Naik ………………………………………...      2 43 PM

5. Shri Jose Philip D’Souza, Minister for Revenue …………    2 45 PM

6. Shri Aleixo Sequeira, Minister for Power …………………   2 46 PM

7. Shri Churchill Alemao, Minister for PWD ………………..    2 48 PM

8. Shri Mauvin Godinho, Deputy Speaker …………………..    2 52 PM

9. Shri Francis Silveira …………………………………………    2 55 PM

10. Shri Aleixo R. Lourenco …………………………………...    2 58 PM

11. Shri Shyam Satardekar …………………………………….    2 59 PM

12. Shri Digamabar Kamat, Chief Minister …………………..   3 00 PM

13. Shri Pratapsingh Rane, Speaker …………………………..   3 01 PM

 

The motion was adopted unanimously.

Eleventh Session

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ZERO HOUR MENTION

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA made a mention about beating up of the
driver and the cleaner of one of the parked truck loaded with wheat flour
near Mapusa market by the Police patrolling on night duty on 28.08.2008
at 2 30 a.m.

SHRI RAVI NAIK, Minister for Home replied to the mention.

Fifth Session 2008

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Shri. Ravi Naik

ZERO HOUR MENTION

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, MLA made a mention about the danger to the people of Karaswada and other due to water logging and submerging of MDR (Thivim to Mapusa) at Karaswada Junction.

 

SHRI CHURCHILL ALEMAO, Minister for PWD replied to the mention.

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Shri. Churchill Alemao

ZERO HOUR MENTION

SHRI FRANCIS D’SOUZA, MLA made a mention about the apprehension expressed by citizens of Bardez Taluka in view of reply against application made under RTI by Mamlatdars that important supporting documents for inclusion of names in electoral rolls of Goa are ‘Eaten by Rate’ and no proper records are available with the offices and that various contrary and inconsistent answers are given by different Mamlatdars to the same questions pertaining to procedure of enrolment of new electors.

SHRI DIGAMBAR KAMAT, Chief Minister replied to the mention.

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Shri. Digambar Kamat