Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal introduced the Bill in the House.
Earlier in the day, the Punjab cabinet at its meeting chaired by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, had approved a proposal for amending the Punjab Municipal Fund Act, 2006 and the Punjab Municipal Infrastructure Development Fund Act, 2011 to pave way for the implementation of the Punjab State Goods and Service Tax Bill, 2017.
Neighbouring Haryana had passed its GST Bill last month.
On May 4, the Haryana State GST Bill was passed unanimously by its state Assembly, in special one-day session.
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