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Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill: Are we nation of more laws and no action?

Special court has become a panacea as if it is going to solve all problems of this country. But, are you even increasing the number of Judges



Vivek Tankha
Chairman, Sir, through you, I would like to put forth certain points, which need the consideration of the Government, which has brought in this Bill. This Bill has been passed by the Lok Sabha. What does the Statement of Objects and Reasons of this Bill say? In short, it states that the existing civil and criminal provisions in law are inadequate to deal with the severity of the problems. The second thing is that Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, which we can call as FEO Bill, 2018, will ensure that fugitive economic offenders return to India to face action in accordance

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First Published: Jul 28 2018 | 8:02 PM IST

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