Section 1of Whistle Blowers Protection Act 2014 "Short title, extent and commencement"
(1) This Act may be called the Whistle Blowers Protection
(2) It extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir.
(3) It shall come into force on such date as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint; and different dates may be appointed for different provisions of this Act and any reference in any provision to the commencement of this Act shall be construed as a reference to the coming into force of that provision.
Section 2 of Whistle Blowers Protection Act 2014 "Provisions
of this Act not to apply to Special Protection Group"
The provisions of this Act shall not apply to the armed forces of the Union, being the Special Protection Group constituted under the Special Protection Group Act, 1988 (34 of 1988).
What is the meaning of Superintendence of Competent Authority over appropriate machinery? Competent Authority to take assistance of police authorities, etc., in certain cases? Section 9, 10 of Whistle Blowers Protection Act 2014
What is Protection of witnesses and other persons? What is Protection of identity of complainant? What is the Power to pass interim orders? Section 12, 13 and 14 of Whistle Blowers Protection Act 2014