National Medical Commission
President Ramnath Kovind has a signed the National Medical Commission Bill 2019 approved by both the houses of the parliament to reform the medical sector in India with the focus on reforming medical education. Features of the Act The Act seeks to repeal the Indian Medical Council Act 1956. The Act seeks to replace the ..
The features of the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passed by the Lok Sabha are listed below: The bill amends the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 which provides for setting up the Medical Council of India (MCI) which regulates medical education and practice. The bill replaces the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Second Ordinance, 2019. ..
On 15 December, 2017, the Union Cabinet has approved the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, 2017. Objectives This bill seeks to replace the Medical Council of India with National Medical Commission as top regulator of medical education in India. It would also put in place a four tier structure for the regulation of medical education. ..