RTI IMPLEMENTATION TIMELINE

DONE

PENDING


24 JUN 2016

RTI Bill adopted in Parliament

Article 78 of the Constitution

DONE

04 AUG 2016

RTI Act No.12 of 2016 certified by Speaker

Article 79 of the Constitution

DONE

04 AUG 2016

Constitutional Council calls for recommendations for RTI Commission

Article 12(1) of the Constitution

DONE

04-05 SEP 2016

Constitutional Council to recommend names for Right to Information Commission to President

Article 12(3) of the Constitution

DONE - (Approx. 15th September, 2016)

30 SEP 2016

President Appoints RTI Commission

Article 12(1) of the Constitution

DONE - (Approx. 15th September, 2016)

30 SEP 2016

Two (02) vacancies arise in RTI Commission

Article 12(3) of the Constitution

30-31 OCT 2016

Constitutional Council to recommend names for remaining vacancies in Right to Information Commission to President

Article 12(3) of the Constitution

PENDING

04-05 NOV 2016

Every Public Authority to appoint Information Officer/s and a Designated Officer

Article 23(1)(a) of the Constitution

PENDING

04-05 FEB 2017

Commission to formulate and give adequate publicity to procedural requirements for Appeals under Section 32

Article 22 of the Constitution

PENDING

04-05 FEB 2017

Minister of Mass Media can begin to Gazette Public Authorities/categories of PAs to receive information requests

Article 1(3) of the Constitution

PENDING

04-05 AUG 2017

All Public Authorities go alive

Provision to Section 1

PENDING