Rules Notified by MCIT on ITA 20

Rules Notified by MCIT on ITA 2000/8


Date No  Subject Section
26th February 2024 G.S.R.133(E) Amendment to Section 69 rules of 27th October 2009 Sec 69
    Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Amendment Rules, 2023. (Updated copy of Intermediary rules of February 2021 replacing the April 2011 notification of Section 79)  
6th April 2023 GSR 275(E) Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Amendment Rules, 2023. (notification of amendment) Sec 79
22nd March 2023 Office Memorandum Delegation of power to designate Protected Systems... 70
11th January 2023 S O185(E) Kotak Mahindra Bank declared as Protected System under Section 70 70
14th November 2022 S.O: 5283-84-85 Bank of Baroda, Union Bank and PNB declared protected systems 70
28th  October 2022 GSR 794(E) Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines  and Digital Media Ethics Code) Amendment Rules 2022 79
26th September 2022 S.O. 4720(E) Changes to the list of exempted documents under Schedule I Section 1(4)
27th June 2022 No 20(3)/2022-CERT-IN
S.O. 1702(E)
Extension of time for CERT In Rules for Small and Medium Enterprises Sec 70B
16th June 2022 S.o. 2807(E) NPCI System declared as Protected System  
16th June 2022 S.O. 2806 (E) HDFC Bank systems declared as Protected Systems  
16th June 2022 S.O.2808(E) CBS, RTGS and NEFT of ICICI Bank declared protected system under Section 70 of ITA 2000 Sec 70
6th June 2022 Press Note Amendments to Intermediary Rules for public consultation Sec 79
    FAQ on CERT In Gudielines Sec 70B
28th April 2022 Directions 20(3)/2022-CERT-IN Regarding Synchronisation of clock etc...Incident Reporting Sec 70B
26/25)02/2021 S.O 942(E) 50 lakh registered users is the threshold for significant social media intermediary Section 79
25/02/2021 GSR 139(E) Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021 79,69
26/11/2019 SO 4284 (E) Notification of Regional Forensic Science Laboratory, NOrthern Range, Dharmashala, Himachal Pradesh 79A
24/11/2021   Designated officer under Section 69A: (In supersession of S.O. 4042(E) of 10th November 2020  
03/05/2019 Maharashtra Gazette Notification regarding use of E Mails in Bombay High Court  
24/12/2018   Draft Guidelines for Section 79 for Public Comments Sec 79
20/12/2018 S.O. 6227 (E) Order from Ministry of Home Affairs Cyber and Information Security Division: Agencies empowered under Sec 69 Sec 69
29/11/2018 CCA CCA Guidelines on Identity Verification Sec 3/3A
6/9/2018 S.O.4345(E) SFSL Bangalore notified under Section 79A 79A
  S.O.4344(E) Army Cyber Group, re-notified under Section 79A 79A
22/05/2018 S.O.2235 (E) NCIIPC-Protected Systems-Security Guidelines 70
04/05/2018 CCA eSign API specifications 3A
11/04/2018 SO1635(E) Notification of Forensic Science Laboratory, new Delhi  
    List of Nodal Officers under Section 69A in Center and States as of 31-01-2018 69A
28/3/2018 S.O.1411(E) Notification under Section 79A- Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Hyderabad, 79A
28/3/2018 S.O.1411(E) Notification under Section 79A- Directorate of Forensic Science, Gandhinagar, Gujarat 79A
26/3/2018 S.O.1413(E) Notification under Section 79A-Computer Forensic and Data Mining Laboratory, New Delhi 79A
31/01/2018   List of Nodal Officers from States/Union Territories for blocking of access under Section 69A of ITA 2008 69A
11/10/2017   PPI Master Circular-RBI  
12/9/2017   Advisory on Bluewhale Game  
18/4/2017 No 1(3)/2016-CLFE Measures to curb online child sexual abuse material (CSAM) 79
12/4/2017   CCA-E Authentication Guidelines Version 1.3  
31/3/2017 Extraordinary Gazette Merger of Cyber Appellate Tribunal with TDSAT:: Finance Act 2017

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8/3/2017   Draft Rules for Securing PPI  
8/2/2017   Amendment to Digital Locker Rules: Grievance Officer and Equivalence of DL documents with physical documents Sec 67C
4/1/2017   Order on Reporting of Incidents to CERT-IN 70B
2/1/2017   Annexure II to the notification- Application form for Examiner of Electronic Evidence 79A
2/1/2017   Annexure I to the notification- Scheme of Examiner of Electronic Evidence 79A
2/1/2017 1(13)/2015         CLFE Regarding notifying Examiner of Electronic Evidences under Section 79A of ITA 2000-notification 79A
21/72016 G.S.R.             711(E) Information Technology (Preservation and Retention of Information by Intermediaries Providing Digital Locker Facilities) Rules 2016 67C
7/6/2016   e-Authentication guidelines for e-Sign-Online Electronic Signature Service (Issued by CCA) 3A
6/6/2016 5(6)/2015      ESD Advisory on functioning of Matrimonial Websites in accordance with ITA 2000 79
2/5/2016 G.S.R.             520(E) Powers of Chairperson of CyAT 87
27/4/2016 GSR                 447 E Certifying Authority Rules, modification of  application form  
27/4/2016 G.S.R.              446(E) Electronic Signature Authentication Technique and Procedure Rules 2016 3A
29/12/2015 Gazette Notification The Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Act 2015 Section   1(4)
26(29)/4/2016 S.O.              1581(E) CERT authorized to monitor and collect traffic data or other information 69B
11/12/2015 GSR 993(E) UIDAI facilities declared as  "Protected System" under Section 70 70
26/8/ 2015 GSR                660(E) Digital Signature (End entity) Rules, 2015 87,3,3A
25/8/ 2015 GSR                662(E) Information Technology (Certifying Authorities) Amendment Rules 2015 87
25/8/2015 GSR                661(E) Information Technology (Security Procedure) Amendment Rules 2015 16
30/6/2015 GSR                539(E) Electronic Signature or Electronic Authentication Technique and Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2015 3A
24/6/2015   e-Authentication Guidelines issued by CCA (Related to G S R 61 (E) of 28th January 2015 3A
28/1/ 2015 G.S.R.               61(E) Electronic Signature or Electronic Authentication Technique and Procedure Rules, 2015 3A
23/1/2015 CCA-          Office           Order E Mail addresses included in Digital Certificates must be unique. (Multiple DSCs can be issued to same person)  
16/1/ 2014 G.S.R.               20 (E) IN CERT Rules 70B
16/1/ 2014 G.S.R.               19(E) Rules for performance of National Critical Infrastructure Protection Center 70A
16/1/ 2014 S.O                   18 (E) Designation of National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Center  as nodal agency under Section 70A 70A
24/7/2013 S.O.               2270 (E) Notification of Army Cyber Group as an Examiner of Electronic Evidence under Section 79A 79A
6/4/2013 (CCA)            GSR                204 (E) and 205(E) Recognition of Foreign Certifying Authorities: Two notifications 24,19
18/3/ 2013 Advisory Clarification on Sec 79 rules-36 hours action..only to respond 79
24/1/2013 GSR                  50(E) Salary and Allowances of Chairperson CAT 87
24/1/ 2013 GSR                  51(E) Salary and Allowances of Director CERT IN 87
9/1/2013 Advisory Advisory on Section 66A-arrest 66A
16/11/ 2012 GSR                 827(E) CRAC Constitution (reissued) : (comparison with earlier composition) 88
16/3/2012 GSR                153 (E) Registration of Cyber Cafes 79
25/10/ 2011 GSR                782(E)/           783(E) Amendment to CA Rules GSR 789(E) dated 17th Oct 2000, GSR 902(E) dated 21st Nov 2003, GSR 285 (E )dated 23rd April 2004,GSR 535(E) dated 20th August 2004 GSR 245(E) dated 21st April 2005, GSR 32(E) dated 18th  Jan 2006, GSR 566(E) dated 5th August 2009 87
24/8/2011 Press             Note Clarification on Rules Under Sections 43A 43A
11/5/2011 Press             Note Clarification regarding Section 79 rules 79
10/5/ 2011 Press             Note Clarification regarding Section 43A rules 43A
11/4/2011 GSR                316(E) Information Technology (Electronic Service Delivery) Rules, 2011 6A
11/4/2011 GSR                313(E) Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011 43A
11/4/2011 GSR                314(E) Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 (Since replaced with  the notification of February 25, 2022) 79
11/4/2011 GSR                315(E) Information Technology (Guidelines for Cyber Cafe) Rules, 2011 79
26/7/2010 G.S.R.             630(E) Notification for declaring TETRA Secured Communication System Network of Govt. of NCT of Delhi as Protected System under section 70 of the IT Act, 2000 70
17/5/2010 G.S.R.             410(E) Notification for rescinding of earlier notifications G.S.R. 181(E) and G.S.R. 529(E) (Ed: Regarding blocking of websites by CERT for pornographic content) 67/88
20/1/2010 S.O                  117(E) Notification for Designated Officer under section 69A and Rule 3 of Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Blocking for Access of Information by Public Rules, 2009  (Ed: Group Coordinator, Cyber Law Division) 69A
27/10/2009 S.O.               2689 (E) Enforcement of IT (Amendment) Act 2008 -
27/10/2009 G.S.R.             778(E) Cyber Appellate Tribunal (Salary, Allowances and Other Terms and Conditions of Service of Chairperson and Members( Rules) 2009 52
27/10/2009 G.S.R.             779 (E) Cyber Appellate Tribunal(Procedure for Investigation of Misbehaviour or Incapacity of Chairperson and Members) Rules 2009 54
27th October 2009 G.S.R.             780 (E) Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Intereception, Monitoring and Decryption of Information) Rules, 2009 69
27/10/2009 G.S.R.             781 (E) Information Technology (Procedure and Safegurards for Blocking for Access of Information by Public) rules, 2009 69A
27/10/2009 G.S.R.             782(E) Information Technology (Procedure and safeguard for Monitoring and Collecting Traffic Data or Information) Rules, 2009 69B
27/10/2009 S.O.               2690 (E) Appointment of INCERT as Nodal Agency 70B
8/9/2009 GSR                647 (E) Appointment of CCA 13
5/8/2009 G.S.R.             566 (E) Information Technology(Certifying Authorities) Amendment Rules, 2009 (Ed: Removal of MD5 and addition of SHA-2) -
18/1/ 2006 G.S.R.            (32) (E) Amendments to Certifying Authority Rules  
21/4/ 2005 G.S.R.             245(E) Pertaining to additions in the G.S.R.902(E) dated 21.11.2003 under IT Act, 2000 -
21/11/2004 G.S.R.             901 (E) Cyber Regulations Appellate Tribunal (Procedure for Investigation of misbehaviour or incapacity of presiding officer) Rules, 2003 54 (old)
29/10/2004 G.S.R.             735 (E) Information Technology (Use of electronic records and digital signatures) Rules,2004. (Ed: Secured Electronic Record) 16
3/10/2004 G.S.R.             799 (E) Correction to G.S.R. 220(E) (Ed: Addition of "Central Government") -
6/9/2004 G.S.R.             582 (E) Information Technology (Use of electronic Records and digital signatures) Rules, 2004 (use of software) 6
6/9/2004 G.S.R.             285(E) Amendments to CA rules of 17.10.2000 (Ed: Application form for individuals:)  
20/8/2004 G.S.R.             535(E) Information Technology (Certifying Authorities) Amendment) Rules, 2004 (Ed: Rule 16 of CA rules, changing "execute an agreement" to "give an undertaking to") -
../11/2003 - Different Opinion on the procedure to be followed for electronic filing of records under Section 87 (2) (b) and 87 (2) (c) -
21/11/2003 G.S.R.             902 (E) Information Technology (Certifying Authorities) (Amendment) Rules, 2003(Ed: change of capital requirements from Rs 5 cores to Rs 50 lakhs etc) -
21/11/ 2003 G.S.R.              903 (E) Information Technology (Other powers of Civil Court vested in Cyber Appellate Tribunal) Rules 2003. (Ed: Setting aside its own ex-parte order, requisitioning public record..)  
3/10/2003 G.S.R.              799(E) Modification in rule 3(d) od G S.R 220(E) 87
21/3/2003 G.S.R.             904 (E) Information Technology (Other Standards) Rules, 2003. (Ed: Standards to be observed by Controller)  
17/3/2003 G.S.R.              221(E) Cyber Regulations Appellate Tribunal (Salary, Allowances and other terms and conditions of Service of Presiding Officer) Rules 2003 54(old)
17/3/2003 G.S.R.             220 (E) Information Technology (Qualification and Experience of Adjudicating Officers & Manner of Holding Enquiry) Rules 2003

Proforma for Complaint to adjudicating officer under IT Act-2000

25/3/ 2003 G.S.R.             240(E) Appointment of Secretary of the Department of Information Technology of each of the States or Union Territories as Adjudicating Officer  46
27/2/2003 G.S.R               181(E) Regarding establishment of Computer Emergency Response-in India (CERT-In) and the procedure for blocking of websites (Ed: Since rescinded) 67


22/10/2002 G.S.R.             717(E) Cyber Regulations Appellate Tribunal (Salaries, Allowances and other condition of Service of other Officers and Employees) Rules, 2002 48 (old)
19/9/2002 S.O.              1015(E) Information Technology (Removal of Difficulties) Order, 2002. 25,40,42, 63,89
12/9/2002 Exec.Order Instructions regarding sections 35(3), 32(4) and 70(1) 35(3),35(4), 70(1)
9/7/2001 G.S.R.             512(E) Information Technology (Certifying Authority) Regulations, 2001 89
17/10/2000 G.S.R.             789(E) Information Technology (Certifying Authorities) Rules 2000 87
17/10/2000 G.S.R.             790(E) Cyber Regulations Advisory Committee 88
17/10/2000 G.S.R.                   791 (E) Cyber Regulations Appellate Tribunal (Procedure) Rules,2000 87
17/10/2000 G.S.R                .799(E) Notification of ITA 2000 1(3)