The National Food Security Act `2013

An Act to provide for food and nutritional security in human life cycle approach, by ensuring access to adequate quantity of quality food at affordable prices to people to live a life with dignity and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. PRELIMINARY

  2. PROVISIONS FOR FOOD SECURITY

  3. FOOD SECURITY ALLOWANCE

  4. IDENTIFICATION OF ELIGIBLE HOUSEHOLDS

  5. REFORMS IN TARGETED PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM

  6. WOMEN EMPOWERMENT

  7. GRIEVANCE REDRESSAL MECHANISM

  8. OBLIGATIONS OF CENTRAL GOVERNMENT FOR FOOD SECURITY

  9. OBLIGATIONS OF STATE GOVERNMENT FOR FOOD SECURITY

  10. OBLIGATIONS OF LOCAL AUTHORITIES

  11. TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY

  12. PROVISIONS FOR ADVANCING FOOD SECURITY

  13. MISCELLANEOUS