Right to Education Act

The main objective of this Act is that every child of the age of 6 to 14 years, shall have the right of free and compulsory education in a neighborhood school till the completion o his or her elementary education.

Section 31 of this Act this Monitoring power to the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights with regard to Child Rights to Education and to perform the following functions namely:-

1. Examine and review the safeguards for rights provided by or under this Act and recommend measures for their effective implementation.

2. Inquire into complaints relating to child's right to free and compulsory education.

3. Take necessary steps as provided under section 15 and 24 of the Commissions for Protection of Child Rights Act.