With reference to the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT), consider the following statements:
1. Its responsibility is to see that the orders of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) are sustainable in law
2. It has powers to revise the decisions taken by Central Board of Film Certification
3. The decision taken by FCAT can not be challenged in a court
Which among the above is / are correct statements?
The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) is a statutory body, constituted under the Cinematograph Act, 1952. The Tribunal hears the appeals against decisions of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). The Tribunal has its headquarters in New Delhi. In the above question, first and second statements are correct. Third is incorrect as one can reach out to SC.
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