Section 31 in The National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro-Sciences, Bangalore Act, 2012

Title: Power to make regulations

Description: (1) The Institute with the previous approval of the Central Government, may by notification in the Official Gazette, make regulations consistent with this Act and the rules made thereunder to carry out the purposes of this Act, and without prejudice to the generality of this power, such regulations may provide for— (a) the summoning and holding of meetings, other than the first meeting, of the Institute, the time and place where such meetings are to be held and the conduct of business at such meetings under section 10; (b) the manner of constituting the Governing Body and standing and ad hoc committees, the term of office of, and the manner of filling vacancies therein, the allowances to be paid to the members and the procedure to be followed by the Governing Body; standing and ad hoc committees in the conduct of their business, exercise of their power, discharge of their function under section 11; (c) the powers and duties of the Director of the Institute under sub-section (4), the designations and grades of other officers and employees under sub-section (5) and other conditions of service under sub-section (6) of section 12; (d) the power of the Institute under section 14, to specify— (i) courses and curricula for undergraduate and postgraduate studies under clause (e); (ii) hold examination and grant degrees, diplomas, certificates and other academic distinctions and titles under clause (h); (iii) the professorships, readerships, lecturerships and other posts which may be instituted and persons who may be appointed to such posts under clause (i); (iv) the management of the properties of the Institute under clauses (k) and (m); (v) the fees and other charges which may be demanded and received by the Institute under clause (l); (e) the manner in which, and the conditions subject to which, pension and provident funds may be constituted for the benefit of officers, teachers and other employees of the Institute under sub-section (1) of section 21; (f) any other matter for which under this Act provisions may be made by regulations. (2) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (1), the first regulations under this Act shall be made by the Central Government; and any regulations so made may be altered or rescinded by the Institute in exercise of its powers under sub-section (1).

Title: Laying of rules and regulations before Parliament

Description: Every rule and every regulation made 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 immediately following the session or the successive sessions aforesaid, both Houses agree in making any modification in the rule or regulation or both Houses agree that the rule or regulation should not be made, the rule or 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 rule or regulation.

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 for removing the difficulty: Provided that no such order shall be made after the expiry of the period of two years from the date of commencement of this Act. (2) Every order made under this section shall be laid, as soon as may be after it is made, before each House of Parliament.

Title: Short title, extent and commencement.

Description: (1) This Act may be called the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development Act, 2012. (2) It shall come into force on such date1 as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint. 1.19th November, 2012, vide notification No. S.O. 2747(E), dated 19th November, 2012, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

Title: Declaration of Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development as an institution of national importance

Description: Whereas the objects of the institution known as the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development are such as to make the institution one of national importance, it is hereby declared that the institution known as the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development is an institution of national importance.

The National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore Act, 2012