|Year||No. of PC Act Cases registered by CBI||No. of PC Act Cases in which Charge-sheet filed out of Col.(2) as on 31.05.2014||No. of PC Act Cases in which closure reports filed out of Col.(2) as on 31.05.2014||No. of PC Act Cases Disposed from Inv. Other than Ch-sheet/ Closure out of Col.(2) as on 31.05.2014.||No. of PC Act Cases Under Investigation out of Col.(2) as on 31.05.2014|
(up to 31.05.2014)
|S.No.||Name of the Bill||Status of the Bill|
|1.||The Lokpal & Lokayuktas Bill, 2011||The Bill, which was passed by Lok Sabha on 27th December, 2011, has been finally passed by both Houses of Parliament in December, 2013. It received the assent of the President on 1st January, 2014 and has become the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013 (Act No.1 of 2014).|
|2.||The Whistle-blowers Protection Bill, 2011(originally introduced as the Public Interest Disclosure and Protection to Persons making the Disclosures Bill, 2010)||The Bill, as passed by Lok Sabha on 27th December, 2011, has been finally passed by the Rajya Sabha on 21st February, 2014. It has received the assent of the President on 9th May, 2014 and has become the Whistle Blowers Protection Act, 2011 (No. 17 of 2014).|
|3.||The Prevention of Bribery of Foreign Public Officials and Officials of Public International Organizations Bill, 2011||The Bill has lapsed upon the dissolution of the 15th Lok Sabha.|
|4.||The Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013||The Bill, which was introduced in Rajya Sabha on 19.08.2013, was referred to the Department Related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice for examination and report. The Standing Committee has submitted its 69th Report on the said Bill to the Parliament on 6th February, 2014. The recommendations made by the Parliamentary Standing Committee are under consideration of the Government, with a view to moving necessary official amendments in the Bill.|
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
STARRED QUESTION NO 44
ANSWERED ON 09.07.2014
44 . Shri PRATAPRAO GANPATRAO JADHAV
CHANDRAKANT BHAURAO KHAIRE
Will the Minister of PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS be pleased to state:-
(a) whether the Government has taken note of cases of corruption/irregularities in public offices in the country;
(b) if so, the details thereof including the number of cases reported during each of the last three years and current year and the action taken against the corrupt officials;
(c) whether the Government has taken a slew of measures including introduction of a number of Bills for effectively tackling corruption during the last three years and if so, the details thereof indicating the number of Bills, out of them passed and pending before the Parliament; and
(d) the other steps taken/proposed to be taken by the Government to ensure zero tolerance towards corruption in public offices ?
Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office. (DR. JITENDRA SINGH)
(a) to (d): A Statement is laid on the Table of the House.
** as above ***
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