Right To Information Act
The right to information Act, 2005 is a landmark legislation passed by the government of India. It is one of very most powerful tool for promoting transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority with an objective of ushering in good governance.
          The Jammu & Kashmir State Right to Information Act 2009 was enforced with effect from 20th March, 2009. By virtue of the powers conferred under sub-section (1) of Section 12 of the said Act, the State Government constituted the Jammu & Kashmir State Information Commission through a gazette notification under SRO 325 dated 19-10-2009.