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Committees and commissions

Central Information Commission (CIC); 2005 To receive and inquire into complaints from aggrieved persons
Central Vigilance Commission (CVC); 1964 To address and probe offences by Central Government officers, officers of societies, corporation and local authority under the Central Government
Atomic Energy Commission of India; 1958 To look after atomic energy activities in India
Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP); 1965 To give meaningful real income levels to farmers, and to help farmers adopt new technology for increased productivity
National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC); 1993 To consider inclusions in and exclusions from the lists of communities notified as backward for the purpose of job reservations and tenders needful advice to the Central Government on such matters
National Commission on Cattle; 2002 To recommend ways to improve cattle condition in India
National Commission for Women (NCW); 1992 To protect and promote the interests of women in India
Competition Commission of India (CCI); 2003 To enforce ‘The Competition Act, 2002’ all over India
Telecom Commission: 1989 To deal with various aspects of telecommunications
National Statistical Commission (NCS); 2005 To reduce the problems faced by statistical agencies with regard to the collection of data
Election Commission (ECI); 1950 To administer the election process all over India
Law Commission; 1834 To reform the law for promoting justice in society
Chief Labour Commissioner; 1945 To enforce labour laws and other labour-related issues
Finance Commission (FCI); 1951 To define the financial relations between the centre and the states
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC); 1993 To protect and promote human rights
University Grants Commission (UGC); 1956 To provide recognition to universities in India, disburse funds and maintain standards in university education
National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST); 2004 To protect and develop the condition of STs in India
National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganized Sector; 2004 To address the issues faced by enterprises in the unorganised sector
National Forest Commission; 2003 To review and assess the existing forest policy
Electronics Commission; 1971 To deal with the various aspects of the electronics industry
Central Water Commission (CWC); 1945 To manage schemes for control, conservation and utilisation of water resources throughout the country
Commission for Additional Sources of Energy; 1981 To formulate and implement policies and programmes for the development of new and renewable energy, and also conduct R&D in this area
National Flood Commission (Rashtriya Barh Ayog); 1976 To evolve a coordinated, integrated and scientific approach to the flood control problems in the country
Indo-Bangladesh Joint Rivers Commission (JRC); 1972 To maintain liaison in order to ensure the most effective joint effort in maximizing the benefits from common river systems between India and Bangladesh
Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC); 1957 To plan, promote, organise, facilitate and assist in the establishment and development of khadi and village industries in rural areas
Staff Selection Commission (SSC); 1976 To recruit staff for various posts in the Ministries and Departments of the Union Government
Administrative Reforms Commission (ARC); 1966 To give recommendations regarding the public administration system of India
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC); 1926 Conduct examinations for appointment to the services of the Union, Direct recruitment by selection through interviews. Appointment of officers on promotion/deputation/ absorption and more
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