MCQs Of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013

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1 The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Bill 2013, was passed by the provincial assembly on

31st October 2013

2 The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Bill 2013, was signed by the Governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on

4th November 2013

3 After giving approving by the Governor of KP, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, was published by the provincial authority on

5th November 2013

 

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4 Which article of the constitution of Pakistan provides citizens of the country the right of access to information?

Article 19A of the constitution

5 The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, extends to

The whole of Province of Khyber Pukhunkhwa

6 The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, came into force at once after

Signing by the Governor of Pukhtunkhwa

7 The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, defines Complaint as

A written allegation made by a requester after his request has not been proper dealt by the public body

8 According to the Act, what is meant by the Public Information Officer?

An officer of a public body designated under section 6 of this Act

9 According to the Act, what is meant by an Employee or Official?

It is a person employed in a public body whether permanently or temporarily

10 In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the term Government means?

Provincial government/Government of KPK

11 Information according to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, means

Material which communicates meaning and which is held in recorded form

12 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, ‘Information Commission’ means

Provincial Information Commission established under the section 24 of this Act

13 In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the word ‘Designated Officer’ has been substituted with

Public Information Officer

14 The term Prescribed in this Act means

Prescribed by rules made under this Act

15 The term Province in this Act means

Province of Khyber Pukhtunkhwa

16 Record according to this Act means

Information recorded in any form

17 According to this Act “request for information” shall include

A request for information and a request for a specific record

18 According to this Act “third party” means

A person  other  than  the  person  making  a  request  for information or a record

19 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, notwithstanding anything contained in any other law, the right of access to an information of a requester shall

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Not be denied

20 After the commencement of this act, in how many days a public body was bound to designate and notify an officer to act as Public Information Officer?

120 Days

21 In case no officer was designated as Public Information Officer, who will act as Public Information Officer?

The officer in charge of the public body

22 Which sub-section of this Act, insist on public body for providing an optional form to requester for making a request for information?

Sub-section 3

23 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, is a requester bound to provide his reasons for access to information?

No

24 According to this Act, public body is bound to produce his performance report

Annually

25 The annual report produced by the public body shall be forwarded to

Speaker of Provincial Assembly and Information Commission

26 The Speaker Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the Information Commission shall take such action on the report, submitted by pubic body, as they may

Deem appropriate

27 According to this Act, every citizen may lodge a request for information with a public body through

The Public Information Officer

28 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the request for access to information shall be made

In writing

29 According to this Act, a Public Information Officer shall take all reasonable steps to

Assist any requester who needs such assistance

30 If a requester is unable to provide a written request, a Public Information Officer shall reduce the request into writing, and provide the requester with

A signed, date copy of it

31 When a public body does not hold records/information, it can forward the request to another public body but it shall inform

Requester of this

32 In case a public body does not hold information or records, it shall

Return the request to the requester, informing him of this

33 According to this Act, a public body is bound to respond to a request for information in accordance

With the section 7 of this Act

34 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, a public body is required to respond to request with in

Ten working days after the request is made

35 In case of an exhaustive search through records, the minimum ten working days for response on public body side can be extended by adding maximum

Ten more working days

36 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, information regarding protection of life and liberty of an individual will be provided within

Two working days

37 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, request for access to information shall be

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Free of charge

38 According to this Act, fee may be charged for

Reproducing information and sending it to the requester

39 According to this Act, no fee shall be charged for the

First twenty pages of information provided, or where the requester is below the poverty line

40 Information to which access have been exempted have been mentioned in the

Section 15 to 21 of this Act

41 An exemption of access to certain information provided in another law is

Not extendable to the scope of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013

42 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the part of information which is not subject exemption under this Act

Shall be provided to the requester

43 Information related to international relations or national security and the disclosure of which may cause serious harm to national interest, a public body may

Refuse the request for access

44 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, a public body may also refuse a request for information the disclosure of which would encroach on

The privacy of an identifiable third party individual

45 According to this Act, a public body may also refuse a request for information which is

Privileged from production in legal proceedings

46 A public body may also refuse a request for information if the information

  1. was obtained from a third party and its communication would breach confidence
  2. was obtained in confidence from a third party and it contains a trade secret

47 According to this Act, before the disclosure of  information regarding a third party, the public body shall contact the third body for

Obtaining his consent

48 Any person who believe his request has not been entertained properly by the public body can lodge a complaint with

The Information Commission

49 The complaints lodge with Information Commission against any public body shall be

Free of charge

50 The Information Commission shall decide any complaint within

A period of sixty (60) days

51 In case of a complaint lodged against a public body, the public body shall bear the burden of

Providing the proof that it has acted in accordance with the provisions of the Act

52 According to the Act, after the commencement of this Act, the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is bound to established an Information Commission to be known as

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Commission

53 According to this Act, the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, after the commencement of this Act, is bound to established the Information Commission with in a period of

One hundred and twenty (120) days

54 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the Information Commission shall be headed by

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Chief Information Commission

55 According to this Act, the Chief Information Commission should be a retired government servant and should not be below

The rank of BPS-20

56 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the Information Commission shall comprise of [two] other Members to be known as

Commissioners

57 According to this Act, one of the commissioners shall be an Advocate of High Court or Supreme Court and the other should be

A person from civil society with an experience of at least fifteen (15) years in the field of mass communication

58 According to this Act, the Chief Information Commissioner and the Commissioners shall hold office for a term of

Three (3) years

59 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the Chief Commissioner and the two Commissioners after retirement, shall

Not be eligible for reappointment

60 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the Chief Commissioner and the two Commissioners cannot hold office

After attaining the age of sixty five (65) years

61 According to this Act, a commissioner at the time of appointment or during his service in the commission, shall

Not hold a public office or a member of a political party

62 A commissioner may be removed by positive vote of

Not less than two of the other Commissioners

63 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the primary function of the commission is

To receive and decide on complaints

64 According to this Act, for deciding a complaint, the Information Commission shall consist of

At least two members or one member and the Chief Information Commissioner

65 According to this Act, while conducting inquires, the Commission shall have the powers of a Civil Court under

The Code of Civil Procedure (CPC), 1908

66 According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right To Information Act 2013, the commission can impose a fine of

Rupees 250 to 25,000 per day

67 According to this Act, wilfully obstructing the access of a person to information is

A criminal offence

68 According to this Act, anyone who commits an offence shall be liable to a fine ____________ or imprisonment for a period _____________ years.

Not exceeding rupees fifty thousand (50000), Not exceeding two

69 All the offences shall be bailable, non-cognizable and triable by the _____________ of the concerned District, on the complaint filed by the __________.

District and Sessions Judge, Information Commission

70 According to this Act, Government in consultation with the Information Commission may make rules for carrying out

The purposes of this Act

 

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