Compliance of order dated 20.06.14 of Hon’ble CIC
Recommendations of the Law Commission of India (Report No. 171) on Biodiversity Bill, 2000 and Action Taken
The Law Commission of India undertook a study of the Biodiversity Bill 2000, prepared by the Ministry of Environment & Forests, and submitted its 171st report on the Bill. The Biodiversity Bill 2000, which was tabled in the Lok Sabha in May 2000, was referred to Parliamentary Committee for examination and report. The committee submitted its report in December 2001 . After following the due process, the Biological Diversity Act was enacted in 2002.