Section 29 in The Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development Act, 2012

Title: Pension and provident fund.

Description: (1) The Institute shall constitute for the benefits of its employees, including the Director, such pension, insurance and provident fund scheme as it may deem fit, in such manner and subject to such conditions as may be provided by the Statutes. (2) Where any such provident fund has been so constituted, the Central Government may declare that the provisions of the Provident Funds Act, 1925 (19 of 1925) shall apply to such fund as if it were a Government Provident Fund.

Title: Appointment of staff of Institute.

Description: All appointments of the staff of the Institute, except that of the Director, shall be made with the prior approval of the Central Government and in accordance with the procedure laid down in the Statutes,-- (a) by the Executive Council, if the appointment is made on the academic staff in the post of Assistant Professor or above or if the appointment is made on the non-academic staff in any cadre, the maximum of the pay-scale for which is the same or higher than that of an Assistant Professor; and (b) by the Director, in any other case

Title: Power to make Statutes.

Description: Subject to the provisions of this Act, the Statutes may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-- (a) the formation of departments of teaching and other academic units; (b) the institution of fellowships, scholarships, exhibitions, medals and prizes; (c) the classification of posts, terms of office, method of appointment, powers and duties and other terms and conditions of service of the officers of the Institute including the Chairperson, the Director, the Registrar and such other officers as may be declared as officers of the Institute by the Statutes; (d) the constitution, powers and duties of the authorities of the Institute referred in clause (c) of section 11; (e) the delegation of powers vested in the authorities or officers of the Institute; (f) the code of conduct, disciplinary actions thereto for misconduct including removal from service of employees on account of misconduct and the procedure for appeal against the actions of an officer or authority of the Institute; (g) the conferment of honorary degrees; (h) the establishment and maintenance of halls, residences and hostels; (i) the authentication of the orders and decisions of the Executive Council; (j) any other matter which by this Act is to be, or may be, provided by the Statutes.

Title: Statutes how to be made.

Description: (1) The first Statutes of the Institute shall be framed by the Central Government with the approval of the Visitor, and a copy of the same shall be laid as soon as may be, after it is made, before each House of Parliament. (2)Without prejudice to the provisions contained in sub-section (1), the Executive Council may, from time to time, make new or additional Statutes or may amend or repeal the Statutes in the manner hereafter in this section provided. (3) A new Statute or addition to the Statutes or any amendment or repeal of a Statute shall require the previous approval of the Visitor who may assent thereto or withhold such assent or remit it to the Executive Council for consideration. (4) A new Statute or a Statute amending or repealing an existing Statute shall have no validity unless it has been assented to by the Visitor.

Title: Power to make Ordinances.

Description: Subject to the provisions of this Act and the Statutes, the Ordinances of the Institute may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-- (a) the admission of the students to the Institute; (b) the reservation in admission to various courses or programmes of the Institute for the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes and other categories of persons; (c) the courses of study to be laid down for all degrees, diplomas and certificates awarded by the Institute; (d) the conditions under which students shall be admitted to the degree, diploma and certificate courses and to the examinations of the Institute and the eligibility conditions for awarding the same; (e) the conditions of award of fellowships, scholarships, exhibitions, medals and prizes; (f) the conditions and manner of appointment and duties of examining bodies, examiners and moderators; (g) the conduct of examinations; (h) the maintenance of discipline among the students of the Institute; (i) the fees to be charged for courses of study in the Institute and for admission to the examinations of degrees of the Institute; (j) the conditions of residence of students of the Institute and the levying of the fees for residence in the halls and hostels and of other charges; and (k) any other matter which by this Act or the Statute is to be, or may be, provided by the Ordinances.