CIABOC to amend Bribery Act
2018-Mar-09 | By News Admin

The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption says that it intends to amend the Bribery Act in order for High Courts to hear cases pertaining to Bribery and Corruption.

Director General of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption Sarath Jayammane says that as of now cases are being heard by Magistrate’s courts.

He says the Commission had managed to convince relevant government officials to amend the Bribery act so that cases could be heard by the high court.

Sources : news24