Lokpal Bill

All about The Jan Lokpal Bill

Corporate Law - The Jan Lokpal Bill (Hindi: जन लोकपाल विधेयक) (also referred to as the citizens' ombudsman bill) is a proposed anti-corruption law in India. It is designed to effectively deter corruption, redress grievances and protect whistle-blowers. If passed and made into law, the bill seeks to create an ombudsman called t...

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IRS Association anguish & hurt with Arvind Kejriwal's remarks

Corporate Law - IRS Associationhas written a letter to  Aam Aadmi Party Chief and former Income Tax Additional Commissioner Arvind Kejriwal and conveys its strong anguish and hurt at various statements being attributed to him which malign the image of the Income-tax Department and its employees, blaming them for corruption in a generalized manner, throu...

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Amendments to Lokpal – Political parties exempted

Corporate Law - The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 was passed by the Lok Sabha on 27th December, 2011. The Bill was taken up for discussion and passing in the Rajya Sabha on 29.12.2011. Discussions remained inconclusive. Thereafter, the Rajya Sabha adopted a motion on 21.05.2012 to refer the Bill to a Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha for examination...

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PMO writes to Anna Hazare addressing the issues raised by him

Corporate Law - The Government has tabled a strong Lokpal Bill in Parliament which has features that are more progressive than in any Bill tabled before. This Bill has been prepared after extensive discussions with you and your colleagues and all suggestions that were considered to be feasible have been incorporated. This Bill has been passed by the Lok ...

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Status of various Bills Presented in Parliament or pending to be present

Corporate Law - On December 30, 2011, Shri Pawan Kumar Bansal, the Minister for Parliamentary Affairs spoke to the media and gave a detailed account of the Bills that were passed in one or both the Houses and the Bills that are pending for consideration. Of these, only the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill and the Whistle Blowers were passed by the Lok Sabha ...

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Lokpal Bill passed by Lok Sabha with seven amendments

Corporate Law - The Lok Sabha on Tuesday night passed the Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill, 2011 with amendments by a voice vote following a day-long stormy debate in Parliament.   The bill obtained the nod of the Lok Sabha after the government moved a few key amendments to it.  Of the ten amendments moved by the government, seven […]...

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Lokpal cannot be kept Pending for vacancy in Selection Committee: SC

Common Cause: A Registered Society Vs Union of India (Supreme Court of India) - Under Section 4 of the Act, the Chairperson and Members of the Lokpal are required to be appointed by the President on the recommendations of a Selection Committee consisting of- (a) the Prime Minister – Chairperson; (b) the Speaker of the House of the People – Member; (c) the Leader of Oppositi...

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Government staff to never submit Declaration of Assets and Liabilities

No. 407/1612016-AVD-IV(LP) - (01/12/2016) - On and from the date of commencement of this Act, every public servant shall make a declaration of his assets and liabilities in such form and manner as may be prescribed...

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Lokpal cannot be kept Pending for vacancy in Selection Committee: SC

Common Cause: A Registered Society Vs Union of India (Supreme Court of India)

Under Section 4 of the Act, the Chairperson and Members of the Lokpal are required to be appointed by the President on the recommendations of a Selection Committee consisting of- (a) the Prime Minister – Chairperson; (b) the Speaker of the House of the People – Member; (c) the Leader of Opposition in the House […]...

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Government staff to never submit Declaration of Assets and Liabilities

No. 407/1612016-AVD-IV(LP) (01/12/2016)

On and from the date of commencement of this Act, every public servant shall make a declaration of his assets and liabilities in such form and manner as may be prescribed...

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IRS Association anguish & hurt with Arvind Kejriwal's remarks

IRS Associationhas written a letter to  Aam Aadmi Party Chief and former Income Tax Additional Commissioner Arvind Kejriwal and conveys its strong anguish and hurt at various statements being attributed to him which malign the image of the Income-tax Department and its employees, blaming them for corruption in a generalized manner, throu...

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Amendments to Lokpal – Political parties exempted

The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 was passed by the Lok Sabha on 27th December, 2011. The Bill was taken up for discussion and passing in the Rajya Sabha on 29.12.2011. Discussions remained inconclusive. Thereafter, the Rajya Sabha adopted a motion on 21.05.2012 to refer the Bill to a Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha for examination...

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PMO writes to Anna Hazare addressing the issues raised by him

The Government has tabled a strong Lokpal Bill in Parliament which has features that are more progressive than in any Bill tabled before. This Bill has been prepared after extensive discussions with you and your colleagues and all suggestions that were considered to be feasible have been incorporated. This Bill has been passed by the Lok ...

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Posted Under: Corporate Law |

Status of various Bills Presented in Parliament or pending to be present

On December 30, 2011, Shri Pawan Kumar Bansal, the Minister for Parliamentary Affairs spoke to the media and gave a detailed account of the Bills that were passed in one or both the Houses and the Bills that are pending for consideration. Of these, only the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill and the Whistle Blowers were passed by the Lok Sabha ...

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Lokpal Bill passed by Lok Sabha with seven amendments

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday night passed the Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill, 2011 with amendments by a voice vote following a day-long stormy debate in Parliament.   The bill obtained the nod of the Lok Sabha after the government moved a few key amendments to it.  Of the ten amendments moved by the government, seven […]...

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Lokpal and other Landmark bills brought in to Tackle Corruption and Ensure Delivery of Services to Citizens in Time Bound Manner

The Government introduced in Lok Sabha the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill 2011, aimed at setting up the body of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas at the level of the States. The proposed autonomous and independent bodies, Lokpal and Lokayuktas, shall have powers of superintendence and direction for holding a preliminary inquiry, causing ...

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PM's Statement in Lok Sabha during Debate on Lokpal Bill

There are some very special moments in the life of a nation. This is one such moment. The nation awaits with bated breath how the collective wisdom of this House will be reflected in the vote at the end of the debate on the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011....

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Cabinet approves Lokpal bill; Team Anna, oppposition reject it

Union Cabinet meeting on Tuesday cleared the Lokpal Bill, which may be tabled in Parliament on December 22. The final draft of the bill was okayed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh earlier today. ...

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