Section 18 in The National Commission for Minority Educational Institutes Act, 2004

Title: [Omitted.].

Description: [Power to amend Schedule.] Omitted by the National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions (Amendment) Act, 2006 (18 of 2006), s. 7 (w.e.f. 23-1-2006).

Title: Chairperson, Members, Secretary, employees, etc., of Commission to be public servants

Description: The Chairperson, Members, Secretary, officers and other employees of the Commission shall be deemed to be public servants within the meaning of section 21 of the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860).

Title: Directions by Central Government

Description: (1) In the discharge of its functions under this Act, the Commission shall be guided by such direction on questions of policy relating to national purposes, as may be given to it by the Central Government. (2) If any dispute arises between the Central Government and the Commission as to whether a question is or is not a question of policy relating to national purposes, the decision of the Central Government shall be final.

Title: Protection of action taken in good faith

Description: No suit, prosecution or other legal proceeding shall lie against the Central Government, Commission, Chairperson, Members, Secretary or any officer or other employee of the Commission for anything which is in good faith done or intended to be done under this Act.

Title: Act to have overriding effect

Description: The provisions of this Act shall have effect notwithstanding anything inconsistent therewith contained in any other law for the time being in force or in any instrument having effect by virtue of any law other than this Act.