Furnishing of Property Statement
Lok Ayukta (Furnishing of Property Statement) Rules, 1999.
G.O.(P) No. 61/99/vig.dated 30-6-1999, K.G. Exty No. 1288
No 575/99 - In exercise of the powers conferred by clause
(f) of section 23 of the Kerala Lok Ayukta Act, 1999 (8
of 1999) read with section 22 thereof, the Government of
Kerala hereby make the following rules to prescribe the
form and manner for submitting property statement, namely:-
Short title and commencement -
(1) These rules be called the Kerala Lok
Ayukta (Furnishing of Property Statement) Rules, 1999.
They shall come into force at once.
Property Statement of Public Servants -
Every public servant, other than a Government servant, shall
submit to the competent authority, the statement showing
the details of his assets and liabilities in Form A and
the statements showing the details of movable properties
and immovable properties, owned or acquired by him and the
members of his family, in Form B and C, respectively, appended
to these rules.
Correctness of the Property Statements.-
(1) The competent authority may verify
the correctness of the statements submitted by the publicman
under rule 2 and for the purpose of such verification, the
competent authority may conduct such enquires and call for
such details, as may be necessary, from the publicman concerned
and from any department or other authority.
The competent authority may collect such statistics and
other information, as may be necessary, for such verification
and it shall be the duty of all departments and authorities
concerned to furnish the same to the competent authority
as and when called for.
If the competent authority has reason to believe that a
publicman has failed to file the statements under Forms
A,B and C or has filed his statements after the due date,
without sufficient cause, or has filed false or incorrect
statements, it shall be the duty of the competent authority
to report the matter to the Lok Ayukta or the Upa Lok Ayukta
as the case may be.