The Indian Medicine Central Council Act,1970
Section 36. Power to make regulations
2[(1) The Central Council, may, with the previous sanction of the Central Government, 2[by notification in the Official Gazette,] make regulations generally to carry out the purposes of this Act, and, without prejudice to the generally of this power, such regulations may provide for-
(a) the manner of election of the President and the Vice-Presidents of the Central Council;
(b) the management of the property of the Central Council and the maintenance and audit of its accounts;
(c) the resignation of members of the Central Council;
(d) the powers and duties of the President and Vice-President;
(e) the summoning and holding of meetings of the Central Council and the committees thereof, the times and places where such meetings are to be held, and the conduct of business thereat and the number of members necessary to constitute a quorum;
(f) the functions of the committees constituted under section 9 or section 10;
(g) the tenure of office, and the powers and duties of the Registrar and other officers and servants of the Central Council;
“(ga) the form of the scheme, the particulars to be given in such scheme, the manner in which the scheme is to be preferred and the fees payable with the scheme under sub-section (3) of section 13A;
(gb) any other factor under clause (g) of sub-section (8) of section 13A;”.
(h) the appointment, powers, duties and procedure of inspectors and visitors;
(i) the courses and period of study and of practical training to be undertaken, the subjects of examination and the standards of proficiency therein to be obtained, in any University, Board or Medical Institutions for grant of recognised medical qualifications;
(j) the standards of staff, equipment, accomodation, training and other facilities for education in Indian Medicine;
(k) the conduct of professional examinations, qualifications of examiners and the conditions of admissions to such examinations;
(l) the standards of professional conduct and etiquette and code of ethics to be observed by practitioners of Indian Medicine;
(m) the particulars to be stated, and the proof of qualifications to be given in applications for registration under this Act;
(n) the manner in which and the conditions subject to which an appeal under section 27 may be preferred;
(o) the fees to be paid on applications and appeals under this Act; and
(p) any matter for which under this Act provision may be made by regulations.
2[(2) The Central Government shall cause every regulation made under this Act to be laid, as soon as may be after it is made, before each House of Parliament, while it is in session, for a total period of thirty days which may be comprised in one session or in two or more successive sessions, and if, before the expiry of the session immediately following the session or the successive sessions aforesaid, both Houses agree in making any modification in the regulation or both Houses agree that the regulation should not be made, the regulation shall thereafter have effect only in such modified form or be of no effect, as the case may be; so, however, that any such modification or annulment shall be without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done under that regulation.]
1. Subs. by Act 20 of 1983; s. 2 and Sch, for certain words (w.e.f. 15-3-1984).
2. S. 36 renumbered as sub-section (1) and in sub-section (1) certain words and sub-section (2) ins. by Act 20 of 1983, s. 2 and Sch. (w.e.f. 15.3.1984).