The new volume of this comprehensive compilation provides a digest of Supreme Court rulings on public Accountability, Vigilance and Prevention of Corruption for the period of 2012 – 2013.
This superb Digest is in the nature of an encyclopaedia on anti-corruption law. It not only contains all the rulings on public accountability, vigilance and prevention of corruption from 2012 till date, but it also contains the next of the most important Central and State Anti-Corruption Acts, which otherwise are difficult to obtain. Also a feature of immense practical value is the inclusion of the full text from SCC of some of the most important recent judgments of the Supreme Court on Anti-Corruption, Public Accountability and Vigilance.
This unique work will certainly aid the citizen and public-spirited persons further in their endless fight against the State and State officials for fair, just and equal treatment.
Table Of Contents:
1. Generally — Nature and Scope 2. Appointment/Promotion to public office. 3. Bihar Lokayukta Act, 1973 (6 of 1974) 4. Central Vigilance Commission Act, 2003 5. Comptroller and Auditor-General Regulations on Audit and Accounts, 2007 6. Comptroller and Auditor-General’s (Duties, Powers and Conditions of Service) Act, 1971 7. Corruption in Armed Forces 8. Corruption in Criminal Justice System 9. Corruption in Education System . 10. Corruption in Medical/Health Services. 11. Corruption in Police 12. Corruption/Abuse of Power 13. Crony capitalism 14. Erring Official(s)/Misconduct/Dereliction of duty/Misfeasance or Malfeasance in office/Compensation/Relief/ Costs/Probe/Punishment — Costs as Punishment —Personally Recoverable from Officers Concerned 15. Fair and Speedy Trial. 16. Government Grants, Largesse, Public Property and Premises 17. Gujarat Lokayukta Act, 1986 (31 of 1986) 18. Inquiries/Enquiries/Commission of Inquiry 19. Karnataka Lokayukta Act, 1984 (4 of 1985) 20. Land acquisition 21. Media role 22. Money-laundering/Black money 23. People in Power/Politically Influential Personalities/MPs/ MLAs/Ministers 24. Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947. 25. Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988. 26. Private parties abusing State Machinery for private gain 27. Public Authorities/Functionaries/Servant/Government Servant. 28. Public Trust Doctrine. 29. Quashment of criminal proceedings 30. Right to Know or Right to Information 31. Sanction for Investigation/Prosecution 32. Sentence 33. State as a Litigant/Party 34. Sympathy 35. United Nation Convention against Corruption, 2003 36. Vigilance Authorities 36.1 CAG and Accountants General. 36.2 CBI and CBI Investigation. 36.3 Citizens 36.4 Lokayukta/Lokpal/Ombudsman 36.5 President or Governor 36.6 Supreme Court and High Courts 36.7 Trial court.