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  • 1. Committees & Quasi Judiciary
  • 2. Committee ? A group of persons appointed to perform a specified service or function
  • 3. Committees in Legislature • Public accounts Committee • Estimates Committee • Public Undertakings Committee • Committee on Petitions • Committee on Govt assurances • Committee on Subordinate Legislation • Committee on Privileges & Ethics
  • 4. Committees in Legislature…. • Committee on the welfare of SCs/STs • Committee on the welfare of women, children and physically handicapped • Committee on the welfare of OBCs • Committee on Environment • Committee on Official Language • Committee on Local Fund accounts
  • 5. Standing Committees in Local Self Governments
  • 6. Standing Committees in Grama Panchayat • Finance • Welfare • Development • Health and Education
  • 7. Standing Committees in Municipalities 1. Finance 2. Development 3. Welfare 4. Town Planning 5. Health & education 6. Tax Appeal 7. Works
  • 8. Quasi Judiciary ? An Individual or Organization which has powers resembling those of a court of law or Judge, able to remedy a situation or impose a legal penalty on a person or organization
  • 9. Lokayukta Constituted as per kerala Lokayukta Act,1999 (8 of 1999)
  • 10. Functions and Powers of Lokayukta • Any person can make a complaint to Lokayukta • Lokayukta may enquire into any allegation against any public servant • Powers as per Criminal Procedure Code 1973[Act 2 of 1974] and Code of Civil Procedure 1908[Act 5 of 1908]
  • 11. Powers of Lokayukta… • Lokayukta can send report the concerned authority regarding the inaction or maladministration • Concerned authority shall file action taken report within one month, to redress the grievance and injustice
  • 12. Public servants to vacate office if declared by the Lokayukta [Section 14]
  • 13. Public servants other than Govt servants to submit property statement before 30th June [Section 22]
  • 14. Address of Lokayuktha The Kerala Lokayukta Legislature Complex Vikasbhavan PO ,Tvpm 33 Ph.0471 2300549
  • 15. Human Rights Commission [Protection of Human Rights Act,1993]
  • 16. What are Human Rights ? Rights relating to life, liberty, equality and dignity of the individual guaranteed by the Constitution or embodied in the international covenants and enforceable by Courts in India
  • 17. Functions of H Rs Commission Enquire suo motu or on the complaint by the victim or any other person on behalf of the victim, in to • Violation of HRs • Negligence in prevention of violation • Intervene in any proceedings • Visit any Jail, Hospital or other institution • Review safeguards • Spread literacy, Encourage N G Os etc
  • 18. Powers of HRs commission • Power of Civil Court • Power as per Cr P C Recommend for action accordingly; Concerned authority has to file action taken report within one month
  • 19. Address of H Rs Commission Kerala State Human Rights Commission M P Appan road Vazhuthacaud,Tvpm 14,Ph.0471 2337263
  • 20. Consumer Protection Act 1986 [Act 68 of 1986] To establish forums for redressing the grievance of consumers in respect of defects in goods or deficiency of service
  • 21. CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL FORUMS • Dist. Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum – up to Rs. 20 lacs • State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission - up toRs.1 Crore • National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission - above Rs 1 crore
  • 22. • To file complaint there is limitation of two years • Delay shall be condoned on sufficient grounds
  • 23. Penalty • Forums can impose penalty of imprisonment up to three years • And also fine up to Rs. 10000
  • 24. • Forums can also order to attach the property of the opposite party who is not obeying the orders • Revenue Recovery can also be initiated
  • 25. Ombudsman for L S Gs Constituted under section 271 J of the Kerala Panchayathiraj Act 1994(Act 13 of 1994)
  • 26. Functions of the Ombudsman Conducting investigation and or enquiry in respect of any corruption or maladministration or irregularities in Local Self Government Institutions including its officers and elected members
  • 27. Commission of Enquiries Act 1952 [central Act 60 of 1952] • The appropriate Govt may appoint a Commission if it is of the opinion that it is necessary, to enquire into any definite matter of public importance • The Govt shall appoint a Commission if a resolution is passed by the Legislature • The commission shall be deemed to be a civil court