MINISTRY OF LAW AND JUSTICE
New Delhi the 22nd April, 2021 / Vaisakha 2, 1943 (Saka)
THE INDIAN MEDICINE CENTRAL COUNCIL (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2021
Promulgated by the President in the Seventy-second Year of the Republic of India.
An Ordinance further to amend the Indian Medicine Council Act, 1970.
WHEREAS Parliament is not in session and the President is satisfied that circumstances exist which render it necessary for him to take immediate action;
NOW, THEREFORE, in exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of article 123 of the Constitution, the President is pleased to promulgate the following Ordinance:—
1. Short title and commencement.
(1) This Ordinance may be called the Indian Medicine Council (Amendment) Ordinance, 2021.
(2) It shall come into force at once.
2. Amendment of section 3A.
In section 3A of the Indian Medicine Central Council Act, 1970, in sub-section (2), for the words “within a period of one year”, the words “within a period of two years” shall be substituted.
RAM NATH KOVIND,
DR. G. NARAYANA RAJU,
Secretary to the Govt. of India.