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Update 15th November -

CONSUMER RIGHTS

India has the largest consumer base in the world. In order to protect consumers from exploitation by unscrupulous elements, the consumer protection Act has been enacted.Read More

PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION (PIL)

Public interest litigation (PIL) in simple words, means, litigation filed in a court of law for the protection of public interest. The introduction of PIL is an example of judicial activism where in the judiciary considers even a letter from an affected person seeking redressal as a petition before the court of law.Read in detail

PWD ACT, 1995 THE PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

An Act to give effect to the Proclamation on the Full Participation and Equality of the People with Disabilities in the Asian and Pacific Region.See the Act

Domicile Certificate Form: Maharashtra
Gift Deed draft 
Gift Deed for Charitable Trust Draft
Self regulation for Media

Self regulation for TV broadcasters is set to come into existence from October 2. The News Broadcasters Association has come up with its own code of ethics and broadcasting standards. The NBA code, as submitted to the government.See the regulation

The Information Technology Act, 2000 Working Group on Social Security

A Working Group on Social Security in the context of formulating the Eleventh Five Year Plan was set up by the Planning Commission under the chairmanship of Shri K.M. Sahni, Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment, Government of India. The Working Group included several renowned experts and practitioners on the subject who contributed immensely in the finalization of this report.Read the report

Update 1st October -

SC: right to property now a human right

Taking a cue from courts in the US and UK, the Supreme Court has taken a view that the right to property is now a human right.Read More

Update 1st September

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Guideline for PIL Read in detail
S U P R E M E C O U R T O F I N D I A Judgement on FIR Read More
THE MENTAL HEALTH ACT, 1987 of India Read in Detail

Update 1st August -

The Paramedical and Physiotherapy Central Councils Bill, 2007

The Paramedical and Physiotherapy Central Councils Bill, 2007 seeks to set up three councils to regulate physiotherapists and occupational therapists, medical laboratory technicians and radiology technicians. Read in detail

Women Reservation Bill 2008. Read More
Salient features of 2007 housing policy

The National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy 2007 seeks to promote various types of public-private partnerships for realizing the goal of Affordable Housing For All with special emphasis on the urban poor. The new Policy has been formulated keeping in view the changing socio-economic parameters of the urban area and growing requirement of shelter and related infrastructure. Read More

Update 1st June -

HAND BOOK ON RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT 2005

Transparency and cleanliness in working are the essential elements to strengthen a Democratic system. In this perspective Govt of India enacted the Right to Information Act, 2005. As part of Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India National Institute of Social Defence (NISD) has also been obliged for effective implementation of RTI Act, 2005 This handbook may prove helpful in getting information about NISD and its functioning. Read in detail

RTI Rule of Maharashtra, Read in detail
Organ Donation Act of India

This act is to provide for the regulation of removal, storage and transplantation of human organs for therapeutic purposes and for the prevention of commercial dealings in human organs and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Whereas it is expedient to provide for the regulation of removal, storage and transplantation of human organs for therapeutic purposes and for the prevention of commercial dealings in suhuman organs. Know more

India Code

The India Code Information System contains all Central Acts of Parliament right from 1836 onwards. Each Act includes: Short Title, Enactment Date, Sections, Schedule and also Foot notes.Read More:(this will open in below said link)

http://www.indiacode.nic..in/welcome.htm

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