A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra also asked the body to examine the Special Investigation Team's decision to close additional 42 riots-related cases.
The top court directed the supervisory body to examine the issue and submit a report within three months. The court has posted the matter for further hearing on November 28.
The top court had on March 24 asked the Centre to place before it the files pertaining to the 199 cases of the anti-Sikh riots which the special investigation team set up by the Home Ministry has decided to "close".
Anti-Sikh riots that broke out after the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had claimed 2,733 lives in Delhi alone.