Public Body

Under Section 2 (h) of the Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Act, 2013 "Public Body" means - 

              (i)    a department, attached department, autonomous or semiautonomous body of the Government, a company of the Government or a special institution;

              (ii)    a local government constituted under the Punjab Local Government Act 2013 (XVIII of 2013) or any other law for the time being in force;

             (iii)   Secretariat of Governor of the Punjab;

             (iv)   any court, tribunal, office, Board, Commission, Council, or other body substantially financed by the Government;

              (v)    Provincial Assembly of the Punjab;

             (vi)   statutory body established under a provincial law; and

             (vii)   a non-government organization substantially financed by the Government or a local government.