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Powers of the Commission

(Under Clause (8) of Art. 338A)

1.For Investigation and Inquiry, the Commission is vested with powers of a civil court having authority to:

a.Summon and enforce attendance of any person and examine on oath;
b.Discovery & production of any documents;
c.Receive evidence on affidavits;
d.Requisition any public record or copy thereof from any court or office;
e.Issue Commissions for examination of witnesses and documents; and
f.Any matter which President, by rule, may determine.

2.Copy of order dated 05.02.1996 of Ministry of Welfare regarding grant of power of Dept. of Central Govt to NCSC & NCSTs (1.2 MB)

3.Department of Personnel & Training O.M. No. 36036/2/97-Estt (Res) dated 01/01/1998 (31.5 KB)

4.D.O. letter dated 05/03/2010 from VC, NCST to Minister for Tribal Affairs for resolving critical issues involved in efficient performance of the NCST (78.5 KB)

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