Section 37 in The School of Planning and Architecture Act, 2014

Title: Power to make rules in respect of matters in this Chapter.

Description: (1) The Central Government may, after previous publication, by notification, make rules to carry out the purposes of this Act. (2) In particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:— (a) the manner and the conditions for providing provident fund and pension fund or insurance scheme under sub-section (1) of section 26; (b) the travelling and other allowances for the Members for attending the meetings of the Council or the Committees thereof under sub-section (6) of section 34; (c) the procedure to be followed in the meetings of the Council under sub-section (4) of section 36. (3) Every rule made by the Central Government under this Act shall 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 aforesaid, both Houses agree in making any modification in the rule or both Houses agree that the rule should not be made, the rule 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 rule.

Title: Acts and proceedings not to be invalidated by vacancies, etc.

Description: No act of the Council, or any School or Board or Senate or any other body set up under this Act or the Statutes, shall be invalid merely by reason of— (a) any vacancy or defect in the constitution thereof; or (b) any defect in the election, nomination or appointment of a person acting as a Member thereof; or (c) any irregularity in its procedure not affecting the merits of the case.

Title: Returns and information to be provided to Central Government.

Description: Each School shall furnish to the Central Government such returns or other information with respect to its policies or activities as the Central Government may, for the purpose of reporting to Parliament or for the making of policy, from time to time require.

Title: Power to remove difficulties.

Description: (1) If any difficulty arises in giving effect to the provisions of this Act the Central Government, may, by order published in the Official Gazette, make such provisions not inconsistent with the provisions of this Act as may appear to it to be necessary or expedient for removing the difficulty: Provided that no such order shall be made after the expiry of a period of two years from the date on which this Act receives the assent of the President. (2) Every order made under this section shall, as soon as may be, after it is made, be laid before each House of Parliament.

Title: School to be public authority under Right to Information, Act, 2005.

Description: The provisions of the Right to Information Act, 2005 (22 of 2005) shall apply to each School, as if it were a public authority defined in clause (h) of section 2 of the Right to Information Act, 2005.