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The Freedom of Information Act, 2002

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Contents

1.

Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Freedom of information
4. Obligations on public authorities
5. Appointment of Public Information Officers
6. Request for obtaining information
7. Disposal of requests
8. Exemption from disclosure of information
9. Grounds for refusal to access in certain cases
10. Severability
11. Third party information
12. Appeals
13. Protection of action taken in good faith
14. Act to have overriding effect
15. Bar of jurisdiction of courts
16. Act not to apply to certain organizations
17. Power to make rules by Central Government
18. Power to make rules by State Government
19. Rule making power by competent authority
20. Laying of rules
21. Power to remove difficulties

 

THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT, 2002.ACT NO. 5 OF 2003.[6th January, 2003.]

An Act to provide for freedom to every citizen to secure access to information under the control of public authorities, consistent with public interest, in order to promote openness, transparency and accountability in administration and in relation to ma ters connected therewith or incidental thereto.



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