Information Technology Intermediary Guidelines Rules (Amendment)

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DATE

1 December 2018

INSTITUTION

The Government of India

SHORT SUMMARY

Prepared by the Ministry of Electronics and IT and published in December 2018, the bill will amend the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines) Rules, 2011, if enacted. It seeks to stem the misuse of social media networks and hold them accountable, granting broad surveillance powers to government agencies, mandating platforms to enable decryption, and imposing stricter compliance requirements .

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