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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987 Complete Act - Bare Act

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Act Info:
Preamble1 - LEGAL SERVICES AUTHORITIES ACT, 1987
Chapter I
Section1 - Short title, extent and commencement
Section2 - Definitions
Chapter II
Section3 - Constitution of National Legal Services Authority
Section3A - Supreme Court Legal Services Committee
Section4 - Functions of the Central Authority
Section5 - Central Authority to work in co-ordination with other agencies
Chapter III
Section6 - Constitution of State Legal Services Authority
Section7 - Functions of the State Authority
Section8 - State Authority to act in co-ordination with other agencies etc., land be subject to directions given by the Central Authority
Section8A - High Court Legal Services Committee
Section9 - District Legal Services Authority
Section10 - Functions of District Authority
Section11 - District Authority to act in co-ordination with other agencies and be subject to directions given by the Central Authority, etc
Section11A - Taluk Legal Services Committee
Section11B - Functions of Taluk Legal Services Committee
Chapter IV
Section12 - Criteria for giving legal services
Section13 - Entitlement to legal services
Chapter V
Section14 - Grants by the Central Government
Section15 - National Legal Aid Fund
Section16 - State Legal Aid Fund
Section17 - District Legal Aid Fund
Section18 - Accounts and audit
Chapter VI
Section19 - Organisation of Lok Adalat
Section20 - Cognizance of cases by Lok Adalats
Section21 - Award to Lok Adalat
Section22 - Powers of Lok Adalats
ChapterVIA - PRE-LITIGATION CONCILIATION AND SETTLEMENT
Section22A - Definitions
Section22B - Establishment of Permanent Lok Adalats
Section22C - Cognizance of case of Permanent Lok Adalat
Section22D - Procedure of Permanent Lok Adalat
Section22E - Award of Permanent Lok Adalat to be final
Chapter VII
Section23 - Members and staff of Authorities, Committees, and Lok Adalats to be public servants
Section24 - Protection of action taken in good faith
Section25 - Act to have overriding effect
Section26 - Power to remove difficulties
Section27 - Power of Central Government to make rules
Section28 - Power of State Government to make rules
Section29 - Power of Central Authority to make regulations
Section29A - Power of State Authority to make regulations
Section30 - Laying of rules and regulations
Amending ActI - LEGAL SERVICES AUTHORITIES (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2002


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