The Web


 Latest News on mobile: sms NEWS to 7333

Home > News > Report

Kalam's assent to Maharashtra Right to Information Bill

August 11, 2003 20:24 IST

President of India A P J Abdul Kalam on Monday gave his assent to the Maharashtra Right to Information Bill, 2000.

The assent converts the bill into a law, operative throughout the State with retroactive effect -- from September 23, 2000.

The Maharashtra governor had recommended to the Centre the consideration of the Maharashtra Right to Information Bill, 2002 which was passed recently by the state legislature.

The Act has been published in Maharashtra Government Gazette (Extraordinary) dated 11th August 2003.

Also see:
Maharastra's Right to Information Bill will be cleared soon: Mahajan
Anna Hazare, Maharashtra minister on collision course

7333: The Latest News on Your Mobile!

More reports from Maharashtra
Read about: Telgi case | Mumbai blasts

Share your comments

Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Write us a letter
Discuss this article

Related Stories

Kalam hospitalised for diarrhoea

Kalam set to finish India tour

People Who Read This Also Read

'Help me locate my husband'

Face of riots to be sheltered

Two LeT militants held in Delhi

Copyright © 2005 India Limited. All Rights Reserved.