All States/UTs except the State of Jammu & Kashmir, approves the State GST Act

As of today, all the States and Union Territories (having assemblies), except the State of Jammu & Kashmir, have approved the State Goods and Services Tax (SGST) Act. The State of Kerala issued an Ordinance today approving State GST Act while the State of West Bengal had issued an Ordinance in this regard on 15th June, 2017. Now only one State is left i.e. the State of J&K which is yet to pass the State GST Act. Thus, almost the entire country including all the 30 States/UTs are now on board and ready for the smooth roll-out of GST with effect from 1st July, 2017.

The details of the States which have passed the State GST Act till today are as follows:

Sl. No. Name of the State Date on which SGST Act passed in the Assembly
1. Telangana Act Passed on 9th April 2017
2. Bihar Act Passed on 24th April, 2017
3. Rajasthan Act Passed on 26th April 2017
4. Jharkhand Act Passed on 27th April, 2017
5. Chhattisgarh Act Passed on 28th April, 2017
6. Uttarakhand Act Passed on 2nd May, 2017
7. Madhya Pradesh Act Passed on 3rd May, 2017
8. Haryana Act Passed on 4th May, 2017
9. Goa Act Passed on 9th May, 2017
10. Gujarat Act Passed on 9th May, 2017
11. Assam Act Passed on 11th May, 2017
12. Arunachal Pradesh Act Passed on 12th May, 2017
13. Andhra Pradesh Act Passed on 16th May, 2017
14. Uttar Pradesh Act Passed on 16th May, 2017 (in both the Houses)
15. Puducherry Act Passed on 17th May, 2017
16. Odisha Act Passed on 19th May, 2017
17. Maharashtra Act Passed on 22nd May, 2017
18. Tripura Act Passed on 25th May, 2017
19. Sikkim Act Passed on 25th May, 2017
20. Mizoram Act Passed on 25th May, 2017
21. Nagaland Act Passed on 27th May, 2017
22. Himachal Pradesh Act Passed on 27th May, 2017
23. Delhi Act Passed on 31st May, 2017
24. Manipur Act Passed on 5th June, 2017
25. Meghalaya Act Passed on 12th June, 2017
26. Karnataka Act Passed on 15th June, 2017
27. West Bengal Ordinance Passed on 1th June, 2017
28. Punjab Act Passed on 19th June, 2017
29. Tamil Nadu Act Passed on 19th June, 2017
30. Kerala Ordinance Passed on 21st June, 2017

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