Section 23 in The Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, Act, 2008

Title: Grant of medical degrees, diplomas, etc., by Institute.

Description: Notwithstanding anything contained in any other law for the time being in force, the Institute shall have the power to grant medical, dental, nursing degrees, diplomas and other academic distinctions and titles under this Act.

Title: Recognition of medical qualifications granted by Institute

Description: Notwithstanding anything contained in the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 (102 of 1956) the Dentist Act, 1948 (16 of 1948) the Indian Nursing Council Act, 1947 (48 of 1947) the medical degrees and diplomas, dental degrees and nursing degrees granted by the Institute under this Act shall be recognised medical qualifications for the purposes of the Acts aforesaid and shall be deemed to be included in the Schedules to the respective Acts.

Title: Control by Central Government.

Description: The Institute shall carry out such directions as may be issued to it from time to time by the Central Government for the efficient administration of this Act.

Title: Resolution of differences

Description: If in, or in connection with, the exercise of its powers and discharge of its functions by the Institute under this Act, any dispute arises between the Institute and the Central Government, the decision of the Central Government thereon shall be final.

Title: Returns and information

Description: The Institute shall furnish to the Central Government such reports, returns and other information as that Government may require from time to time.

The Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, Act, 2008