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KLVKumar

How many days first appeal hearing should be done

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KLVKumar

Hello sir

 

I need help.

 

I have applied for first appeal. Within how many days hearing should be done? If the hearing results on my favor, with in how many days PIO should give the information from the hearing date?

 

Thanks.

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Prasad GLN

1.Have you asked for Hearing of the appeal? If you sought hearing, generally FAA passes orders on same day, and even you can seek it from him and wait for those orders.

2.Normal time for Appellate order is 30 days from receipt of first appeal, and 45 days if FAA mentions reasons for such delay.

3.Normally FAA order prescribes days but he can not exceed more than 30 days time frame to CPIO for providing information. if no time is prescribed by FAA (they ignore time frame), this should be taken as maximum 30 days, and for second appeal 90 days from date of receipt of FAA order.

4.If information is not provided within 30 days, specific prayer must be made in appeal for providing of information and including copies free of cost.

Please search in this site 'Time frame" down load and keep printed copy and diarise the dates of each appeal/application.

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jps50

First appeal has to be decided within 30 days [extendable to 45 days for reasons to be recorded by appellate authority] from the day it is received by this authority. You may add 5 days postal time. During this time only hearing is to be completed. If decided in your favour, PIO should supply information within period mentioned in decision of public authority. Following links will be useful:

 

 

Reminder to FA

http://www.rtiindia.org/forum/blogs/jps50/1504-reminder-first-appeal.html

 

HOW TO FILE FIRST APPEAL [CENTRAL/STATE]

How to write First Appeal under RTI? - Guide

 

Non-compliance of FAA order:

http://www.rtiindia.org/forum/blogs/jps50/1872-non-compliance-orders-first-appellate-authority-c-pio.html

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KLVKumar

Hi G.L.N.Prasad sir,

i received wrong information from PIO so i appealed. I mentioned i want to be present for hearing in my appeal.

 

Thanks everyone for reply.

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RAVEENA_O

The FAA is required to take a decision within 30 days of receipt of your first appeal, extendable by 15 more days (total 30+14=45 days) for reasons recorded in writing.

 

Your request for presence, i.e. hearing shall be done before taking final decision by FAA i.e. within 30 days or 45 days, as the case may be.

 

Wait for FFA's written communcation advising the date of hearing. You will be called since you have requested for hearing.

 

Also refer:

 

I HAVE BEEN CALLED FOR HEARING WHAT TO DO..?

 

 

Please track/follow this thread continuously for opinion and advice from other expert members of our forum. Also post further developments on your RTI Application from time to time for timely advice.

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