THE ORISSA GAZETTE
PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY
CUTTACK, TUESDAY, MAY 30,
INFORMATION & PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT
The 29th May 2006
S. R. O. No.251/2006 - In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 27 of the Right to
Information Act, 2005 (Act No.22 of 2005), the State Government do hereby make the
following rules, to amend the Orissa Right to Information Rules, 2005, namely:-
Short title and commencement -
(1) These rules may be called the Orissa Right to Information (Amendment) Rules,
(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Orissa Gazette.
In the Orissa Right to Information Rules, 2005 for rule 11, the following rule shall
be substituted, namely:-
11. Maintenance of Register-
The Public Information Officer shall maintain a register in Form F for recording
the details of the applications received and the information supplied by him and keep the
Head of Office informed after furnishing any information and it shall be the duty of the
Head of Office to ensure required assistance if any, as would be sought for by the Public
Information Officer to facilitate providing information and the said Register shall remain
always open to inspection by the members of public as required in respect of the
proactive disclosures under Section 4 (1b) of the Act.
Each public authority shall maintain a Register for day-to-day record of the
members of public who visit its office in connection with accessing or inspecting suo
motto information proactively disclosed by the said authority under Section 4 of the Act.
The Public Information Officer shall maintain a cash register in Form G for
recording the details of money received by him relating to providing information and
deposit the money in such Head of Account or in any Scheduled Bank in the name of
such officer as the concerned Head of Office decides.
In the said rules, in Form A,
(i) for the entries appearing against item 5,