Politics With Rajya Sabha nod, parliament passes bill to grant constitutional status to OBC commission Updated : August 07, 2018 06:35 AM IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah termed as "historic" the passage of the bill. The bill was passed after the Upper House repealed the National Commission for Backward Classes Act, 1993. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.