Right to information title download link the commission information regarding domestic and foreign visits of officers of upsc (43522 kb) pay structure of group a officers of the commission. En right to information: bangladesh believes that exercise of the right to information by its citizens is an essential element in ensuring good en to guarantee the right to information, some governments have enacted legislation and regulations (for example, india's right to information act. The right to information act intends to set out the practical regime of right to information for citizens to enable them to access the information under the control of public authority in order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of such authority. Right to information act 2005 mandates timely response to citizen requests for government information the basic object of the right to information act is to empower the citizens,promote transparency and accountability in the working of the government,contain corruption, and make our.
(a) the central public information officer or state public information officer, as the case may be, of the concerned public authority as for the citizens, this act makes them aware of their one of the constitutional rights - right to information and gives them the opportunity to exercise it in good faith. The right to privacy refers to the concept that one's personal information is protected from public scrutiny us justice louis brandeis called it the the right to privacy most often is protected by statutory law for example, the health information portability and accountability act (hipaa) protects.
The right to information act 2009 (the act) provides greater access to information held by government bodies and public authorities if you are seeking information held by other departments, please refer to the rti section on their websites the department of justice form cannot be used to. Right to information requests for information should be made to the following information officers of respective departments by completing and handing over a request preferably in the manner prescribed in the form rti 01, although this is not mandatory. Right to information wiki encyclopedia on rti for everyone you will find the guide to online rti an initiative by rtiindiaorg various supreme court, high court, central information commission judgements are available here which are fundamental and landmark in nature.
Any person has the right to obtain detailed information concerning their personal data, which is processed in data filing systems 5 of the act of 29 august 1997 on the protection of personal data (journal of laws no 101, item 926 with later amendments), the right to information is given to every. Remained appointments of two commissioners for right to information (rti) commission were made by president maithripala sirisena yesterday the major obstruction for the implementation of right to information commission and rti act has been terminated now, which will be a great achievement of. Apply for information informal requests we often give access to non-sensitive information or your own personal information without needing a you can make an rti application for any information we hold you need to apply under the right to information act 2009 if you are requesting documents. Formal right to information applications can be made using the right to information and information privacy access application form (pdf 166kb) and submitted if a request for particular information is refused, an applicant has the right to request, in writing, a review of the decision.
Minority shareholders have the right to information from the corporation effective legal protection of those rights inspecting corporate books and records a shareholder's right to information about the corporation reflects the fundamental duties of disclosure owed by trustees. Right to information act, 2005 - act 22 of 2005, 15th june 2005 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.
Right to information is generally known as freedom of information legislation, and described as open records or as in the united states, sunshine laws in some countries, these are known as freedom of information acts. Right2infoorg provides relevant materials concerning the current state of the public's right to information (rti) held by public bodies (including in all branches and at all levels of government, and bodies that are independent of the executive) and entities that perform public functions or operate with.
Right to information about the rti act 2005 in 2005, as a result of a decade long civil society struggle for a law guaranteeing citizens the right to obtain information, the national right to information act was passed. This right to information is of paramount importance to a democratic form of government it empowers the citizens to participate in the functions of the a citizen has a right to know and seek information on the basis of this act it is a very powerful legislation which empowers a citizen to know.