The supreme court (sc) of india, on march 24, 2015, crumbed the section 66-a of the information technology act (it act), terming it as. Introduction of information technology act 2000 information technology is one of the important law relating to indian cyber laws it had passed. The bill received the assent of the president in august 2000 and came to be known as the information technology act, 2000 cyber laws are contained in the it.
Theit act 2000 was mainly to ensure legal recognition of e commerce within india due to this most provisions are mainly concerned with. Note: the information technology act, 2000 was amended in 2008 the amended act which received the assent of the president on february 5, 2009, contains.
In the recent years, india has come to be known in the international community as an information technology major further, india has one of the leading movie i. Information technology act 2000- learn information security cyber law concepts in simple and easy steps starting from introduction, objectives, intellectual. The bill received the assent of the president in august 2000 and came to be known as the information technology act, 2000 cyber laws are.
Section 66a information technology act 2000 and social media, offenses, powers of the law enforcing agencies against offensive comments,. Number 22 of 2000 education (welfare) act, 2000 an act to provide for the entitlement of every child in the state to a certain. Number 13 of 2000 statute of limitations (amendment) act, 2000 actions relating to acts of sexual abuse committed against.
This release brings together statistical material relating to the terrorism act 2000 (tact), including arrests and their outcomes, as well as breakdowns of stops. Water act 2000 reprint current from 2 july 2018 to date (accessed 7 september 2018 at 17:00) timeline point-in-time versions 13/10/2000. The information technology act was enacted in the year 2000 and implemented wef 17th october, 2000 to give a fillip to the growth and usage of computers,.
India's information technology act, 2000 or it act, is a subject of contention and controversy as it is amended, it contains some of the most. Indian parliament has already passed the legislation known as information technology act 2000 drafted by the ministry of communications and information .
The information technology act, 2000 is an act of the indian parliament (no 21 of 2000) notified on 17 october 2000 it is the primary law in india dealing with. It act 2000(with amendments 2008) the information technology act, 2000 to cope up with the increasing numbers of crimes over the internet, the. Cyber crimes are a new class of crimes rapidly increasing due to extensive use of technology the information technology act, 2000, specifies the acts which. Notification under it(amendment) act, 2008 it (amendment) act 2008229 mb it act 2000 rules for the information technology act 2000.
An act to reduce the age at which, and to make provision with respect to the circumstances in which, certain sexual acts are lawful to make it an offence for a . The information technology act, 2000 (no 21 of 2000) [9th june, 2000] an act to provide legal recognition for transactions carried. Yes, there are many weaknesses and loopholes revolving around information technology act, 2000 even after the 2008 amendments they are as follows: 1.