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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 Complete Act - Bare Act

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Act Info:
Preamble1 - PREVENTION OF CORRUPTION ACT, 1988
Chapter I
Section1 - Short title and extent
Section2 - Definitions
Chapter II
Section3 - Power to appoint special Judges
Section4 - Cases triable by special Judges
Section5 - Procedure and powers of special Judge
Section6 - Power to try summarily
Chapter III
Section7 - Public servant taking gratification other than legal remuneration in respect of an official Act
Section8 - Taking gratification, in order, by corrupt or illegal means, to influence public servant
Section9 - Taking gratification, for exercise of personal influence with public servant
Section10 - Punishment for abetment by public servant of offences defined in section 8 or 9
Section11 - Public servant obtaining valuable thing, without consideration from person concerned in proceeding or business transacted by such public servant
Section12 - Punishment for abetment of offences defined in section 7 or 11
Section13 - Criminal, misconduct by a public servant
Section14 - Habitual committing of offence under sections 8, 9 and 12
Section15 - Punishment for attempt
Section16 - Matters to be taken into consideration for fixing fine
Chapter IV
Section17 - Persons authorised to investigate
Section18 - Power to inspect bankers books
Chapter V
Section19 - Previous sanction necessary for prosecution
Section20 - Presumption where public servant accepts gratification other than legal remuneration
Section21 - Accused person to be a competent witness
Section22 - The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 to apply subject certain modifications
Section23 - Particulars in a charge in relation to an offence under section 13(1)(c)
Section24 - Statement by bribe giver not to subject him to prosecution
Section25 - Military, Naval and Air Force or other law not to be affected
Section26 - Special Judges appointed under Act 46 of 1952 to be special Judges appointed under this Act
Section27 - Appeal and revision
Section28 - Act to be in addition to any other law
Section29 - Amendment of Ordinance 38 of 1944
Section30 - Repeal and saving
Section31 - Omission of certain sections of Act 45 of 1860


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