Announcement Date: March 16, 2017
Twelfth meeting of GST Council held in New Delhi. Council here cleared the remaining two supplementary legislations UTGST (Union Territory GST Law) and the SGST (State GST Law) needed for implementation of the goods and service tax (GST) regime. The Council has already approved CGST (Central GST), IGST (Integrated GST) and Compensation drafts.
The final draft of the GST law will be discussed and approved in the 13th council meeting in New Delhi scheduled for March 31.