Section 29 in The Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology Act, 2007

Title: 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, term of office, method of appointment, powers and duties and other terms and conditions of service of the officers of the Institute including the President, the Director, the Registrar, and such other officers as may be declared as officers of the Institute by the Statutes; (d) the classification, the method of appointment and the determination of the terms and conditions of service of officers, teachers and other staff of the Institute; (e) the reservation of posts for the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes and other categories of persons as may be determined by the Central Government; (f) the constitution of pension, insurance and provident funds for the benefit of the officers, teachers and other staff of the Institute; (g) the constitution, powers and duties of the other authorities of the Institute referred in clause (d) of section 14; (h) the delegation of power; (i) 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; (j) the conferment of honorary degrees; (k) the establishment and maintenance of halls, residences and hostels; (l) the authentication of the orders and decisions of the Board; and (m) any other matter which by this Act is to be, or may be, provided by the Statutes.

Title: Statutes how made

Description: (1) The first Statutes of the Institute shall be framed by the Central Government and a copy of the same shall be laid, as soon as may be after it is made, before each House of Parliament. (2) The Board 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 General Council who may assent thereto or withhold assent or remit it to the Board 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 General Council.

Title: Ordinances

Description: Subject to the provisions of this Act and the Statutes, the Ordinances may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-- (a) the admission of the students to the Institute; (b) the reservation 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 of 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 the 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 at the Institute and for admission to the examinations; (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 Statutes is to be, or may be, provided for by the Ordinances.

Title: Ordinances how made

Description: (1) Save as otherwise provided in this section, Ordinances shall be made by the Senate. (2) All Ordinances made by the Senate shall have effect from such date as it may direct, but every Ordinance so made shall be submitted, as soon as may be, to the Board and shall be considered by the Board at its next succeeding meeting. (3) The Board shall have power by resolution to modify or cancel any such Ordinance and such Ordinance shall from the date of such resolution stand modified accordingly or cancelled, as the case may be.

Title: Conduct of business by authorities of Institute

Description: The authorities of the Institute may have their own rules of procedure, consistent with the provisions of this Act, the Statutes and the Ordinances for the conduct of their own business and that of the committees, if any, appointed by them and not provided for by this Act, the Statutes or the Ordinances.

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