Understanding the “Key Issues and
Constraints” in implementing the RTI Act*
“…democracy requires an informed citizenry and transparency of information which
are vital to its functioning and also to contain corruption and to hold Governments and
Poverty in India is one of the main issues, attracting the attention of sociologists and economists. It indicates a condition in which a person fails to maintain a living standard adequate for a comfortable lifestyle.
Though India boasts of a high economic growth, it is shameful that...
THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005
The Right to Information Act, 2005 is a landmark legislation in the history of independent India. Before the passing of this historic Act, there was “The Freedom of Information Act, 2002” But to ensure smoother and greater access to information and to make i...
Right to Information Act, 2005
In order to promote transparency and accountability in administration, the Indian Parliament enacted the Freedom to Information Act, 2002, which was repealed later with the Right to Information Act, which came into force on 12 October 2005. The new law empowers Indi...
Scientist - HRD, NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram Former Examiner of Patents, Indian Patent Office
All that you should know about
“RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005”
Right to Information is a fundamental Right
But this right is not absolute
Right to Information ha...
The Constitutional Reform Act 2005
For the first time in almost 900 years, judicial independence is now officially enshrined in law.
The key changes brought in by the act include:
* A duty on government ministers to uphold the independence of the judiciary, barring them from trying to influenc...
ANSWER SHEET FOR PRACTICE TEST 2
Completely darken ovals with
a No. 2 pencil. If you make a
mistake, be sure to erase mark
completely. Erase all stray...
“The Preamble to the Parliament Act 1911 envisaged reforming the composition of the House of Lords to create a fully-elected Chamber.” To date all attempts have been unsuccessful. Explain the difficulties entailed in reforming the composition of the Lords and evaluate the advantages and disadvan...
Why Congress Should Not Reauthorize the No Child Left Behind Act
December 13, 2011
Student underachievement in American public schools is a serious problem in today’s society. In attempt to solve this issue, Congress authorized the No Child Left Be...
USA PATRIOT Act
The USA PATRIOT Act was designed to give our government and law enforcement officials the tools needed to combat terrorism. The act also gives law enforcement more clearance to combat domestic crimes, such as drug trafficking, smuggling, identity theft, and etc. (Department of Just...
USA PATRIOT is an acronym for Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism.
Generally referred to as the Patriot Act, it was signed into law with little debate or congress review only 43 days after the September 11, 2001 terrorist...
What are the Advantages & Disadvantages of Australia’s Defamation Law as it applies to the media industry? Include comparison with defamation laws in the US?
The Defamation Act 2005 objective is to protect the reputation and standing of distinguishable individuals. The law aims t...
Running Head: Patriot Act, Pros and Cons
September 18, 2009
Patriot Act, Pros and Cons
The Patriot Act was signed into law by President Bush in response to the tragedy of the events of 9/11. This report explains the issues t...
The Advantages and Disadvantages of Franchising in France 1 Running head: International Trade: Licensing and Franchising The Advantages and Disadvantages of Franchising in France Presented by: Deon E. Boswell Of Team McWorld University of Maryland University College AMBA606 November 4, 2005...
USA Patriot Act
On September 11, 2011 a terrorist attack occurred in New York City that destroyed the World Trade Center, damaged the Pentagon, and took the lives of almost 3,000 people. In response to this attack, the USA Patriot Act was passed in October 2001 with the purpose of t...
It is really amazing how the Internet has changed the world; how social networks are allowing young people to voice their emotions and aspirations for the people to hear them; how fast information can spread for new knowledge to be gain. Because of the Internet, many...
Delegated Legislation and doctrine of ultra vires
By virtue of article 258 of the Constitution of India the Parliament through primary legislation, permit the executive to make law and rules through delegated legislation. The legislation created by delegated legislation must be made in accordance w...
Right to Privacy
Privacy is the expectation that confidential personal information disclosed in a private place will not be disclosed to third parties, when that disclosure would cause either embarrassment or emotional distress to a person of reasonable sensit...
The REAL ID Act of 2005
CM226-03: College Composition II for IT Majors
The 9/11 terrorist attack changed the psyche of America. In response to the tragedy, portions of the nation's government were reorganized and many laws were alter...