Section 51 in The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013

Title: Protection of action taken in good faith by others.

Description: No suit, prosecution or other legal proceedings shall lie against the Lokpal or against any officer, employee, agency or any person, in respect of anything which is done in good faith or intended to be done under this Act or the rules or the regulations made thereunder.

Title: Members, officers and employees of Lokpal to be public servants.

Description: The Chairperson, Members, officers and other employees of the Lokpal shall be deemed, when acting or purporting to act in pursuance of any of the provisions of this Act, to be public servants within the meaning of section 21 of the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860).

Title: Limitation to apply in certain cases.

Description: The Lokpal shall not inquire or investigate into any complaint, if the complaint is made after the expiry of a period of seven years from the date on which the offence mentioned in such complaint is alleged to have been committed.

Title: Bar of jurisdiction.

Description: No civil court shall have jurisdiction in respect of any matter which the Lokpal is empowered by or under this Act to determine.

Title: Legal assistance

Description: The Lokpal shall provide to every person against whom a complaint has been made, before it, under this Act, legal assistance to defend his case before the Lokpal, if such assistance is requested for.