Right to Information : -
The right to information Act, 2005 It is an Act to provide for setting out the practical regime of Right to Information for citizens to secure access to information under the control of public authorities. In order to promote
transparency and accountability in the working of every pubic authority the constitution of a
Control Information Commission and State Information Commission and for matters
connected these with.
This Act may be called the Right to Information Act, 2005.
This Act is applicable in India excluding the state of Jammu & Kashmir
The provision of Section 4 (1), Section 5 (1) and (2) and Section 12, 13, 15, 16, 24, 27
and 28 shall come into force at once.
“Right to information” means the right to information accessible under this Act
which is held by any public authority and includes the right to:-
Inspection or work documents, records.
Taking notes extracts or certified copies of documents or records.
Taking certified samples of material obtaining information in the form
of diskettes, floppies tapper, and video cassettes or in any other
electronic mode or through printouts where such information is stored
in computers or in any other device.
Subject to the provision of this Act all, all citizens shall have the Right to Information.
Subject to the provision to the Section 5(2) or Section 6(3) the Control Public
Information Officer or State Public Information Officer as the case may be or receipt
of a request under Sections 6 in any case within 30 days or the receipt of the request
1] Mannexure 18.1C
2] Mannexure 18.1D
3] Mannexure 9.1C
4] Right To Information