Q & A Forum Find a Lawyer Case Request Free Legal Templates Read Article Indian Kanoon e-Court fee Certified Copy
We make advocacy simple for you Ask a question Talk to a lawyer Login | info@easyadvocacy.com

Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988

The Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted to combat corruption in government agencies and public sector businesses in India.

Section Title
Section- 1 Section-1 Short title and extent Chapter 1
Section- 2 Section-2 Definitions Chapter 1
Section- 3 Section-3 Power to appoint special Judges Chapter 1
Section- 4 Section-4 Cases triable by special Judges Chapter 1
Section- 5 Section-5 Procedure and powers of special Judge Chapter 1
Section- 6 Section-6 Power to try summarily Chapter 1
Section- 7 Section-7 Public servant taking gratification other than legal remuneration in respect of an official act Chapter 1
Section- 8 Section-8 Taking gratification, in order, by corrupt or illegal means, to influence public servant Chapter 1
Section- 9 Section-9 Taking gratification, for exercise of personal influence with public servant Chapter 1
Section- 10 Section-10 Punishment for abetment by public servant of offences defined in section 8 or 9 Chapter 1
Section- 11 Section-11 Public servant obtaining valuable thing, without consideration from person concerned in proceeding or business transacted by such public servant Chapter 1
Section- 12 Section-12 Punishment for abetment of offences defined in section 7 or 11 Chapter 1
Section- 13 Section-13 Criminal misconduct by a public servant Chapter 1
Section- 14 Section-14 Habitual committing of offence under sections 8, 9 and 12 Chapter 1
Section- 15 Section-15 Punishment for attempt Chapter 1
Section- 16 Section-16 Matters to be taken into consideration for fixing fine Chapter 1
Section- 17 Section-17 Persons authorized to investigate Chapter 1
Section- 18 Section-18 Power to inspect bankers' books Chapter 1
Section- 19 Section-19 Previous sanction necessary for prosecution Chapter 1
Section- 20 Section-20 Presumption where public servant accepts gratification other than legal remuneration Chapter 1
Section- 21 Section-21 Accused person to be a competent witness Chapter 1
Section- 22 Section-22 The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 to apply subject to certain modifications Chapter 1
Section- 23 Section-23 Particulars in a charge in relation to an offence under section 13(1) (c) Chapter 1
Section- 24 Section-24 Statement by bribe giver not to subject him to prosecution Chapter 1
Section- 25 Section-25 Military, Naval and Air Force or other law not to be affected Chapter 1
Section- 26 Section-26 Special Judges appointed under Act 46 of 1952 to be special Judges appointed under this Act Chapter 1
Section- 27 Section-27 Appeal and revision Chapter 1
Section- 28 Section-28 Act to be in addition to any other law Chapter 1
Section- 29 Section-29 Amendment of the Ordinance 38 of 1944 Chapter 1
Section- 30 Section-30 Repeal and saving Chapter 1
Section- 31 Section-31 Omission of certain sections of Act 45 of 1860 Chapter 1

Ask your question from lawyers!

Ask anonymously

Customer Support

Need any help? Feel free to contact us
at +91-11-2622 7731

100% Secure

Our payment gateway system is 100% secured, you can count on us for the security of your money.