Patna, Dec 8(PTI) Bihar assembly today passed by voice vote the Bihar Apartment Ownership (Amendment) Bill, 2011. The bill was presented by Urban Development minister Prem Kumar in the House . The House passed the bill after Speaker U N Choudhary rejected a proposal moved by opposition RJD MLAs Ram Lakshan Ram and Akhtarul Imam who had sought to refer the bill to a committee of the House for the consideration. Earlier, Deputy Chief Minister S K Modi while referring to the bill said it would safe guard the buyers of flats in apartments. The bill would also facilitate registration of builders and promoters,he said. Besides the bill has provision of settling dispute between buyers and the builders, he said.