Section 28P in The Airports Authority of India Act, 1994

Title: Congizance of offences

Description: 1[28P. Cognizance of offences.--No court shall take cognizance of any offence under this Chapter except on a complaint made by the Authority, eviction officer or any other officer authorised by it and no court inferior to that of a Metropolitan Magistrate or a Judicial Magistrate of the first class shall try any offence punishable under this Chapter.] 1. Ins. by Act of 43 of 2003, s. 8 (w.e.f. 1-7-2004).

Title: Power to obtain information

Description: 1[28Q. Power to obtain information.--If the eviction officer has reason to believe that any persons are in an unauthorised occupation of any airport premises, he or any other officer authorised by him in this behalf may require those persons or any other person to furnish information in relation to the names and other particulars of the persons in occupation of the airport premises and every person so required shall be bound to furnish the information in his possession.] 1. Ins. by Act of 43 of 2003, s. 8 (w.e.f. 1-7-2004).

Title: Officers, etc., to aid and assist

Description: 1[28R. Officers, etc., to aid and assist.--It shall be the duty of all the officers of the Government including police officers and any local authority to aid and assist the eviction officer or other officers of the Authority in the discharge of their functions under this Chapter.] 1. Ins. by Act of 43 of 2003, s. 8 (w.e.f. 1-7-2004).

Title: Submission of annual report

Description: (1) The Authority shall, as soon as may be after the end of each financial year, prepare and submit to the Central Government in such form as may be prescribed a report giving an account of its activities during that financial year and the report shall also give an account of the activities which are likely to be undertaken by the Authority during the next financial year. (2) The Central Government shall cause such report to be laid before both Houses of Parliament as soon as may be after it is submitted.

Title: Delegation

Description: The Authority may, by general or special order in writing, delegate to the Chairperson or any other member or to any officer of the Authority, subject to such conditions and limitations, if any, as may be specified in the order, such of its powers and functions under this Act, (except the powers under section 42) as it may deem necessary.