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The Bangladesh Nursing Council Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. LXI OF 1983 )

Power to make regulations
19. (1) The Council may, with the previous approval of the Government, make regulations to carry out the purposes of this Ordinance.
(2) Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such regulations may provide for-
(a) the management of the property of the Council and the maintenance and audit of its accounts;
(b) the summoning and holding of meetings of the Council and of the Executive Committee and the conduct of business thereat;
(c) the powers and duties of the President and Vice-President;
(d) the terms and conditions of service of the Registrar and other officers and employees of the Council;
(e) the powers and duties of the Registrar and other officers and employees of the Council;
(f) the powers and duties of Inspectors and procedure of inspection;
(g) the procedure for maintenance, compilation and publication of the register, list of the holders of nursing and allied qualifications and the fees to be charged for registration;
(h) the procedure of an enquiry held under section 15;
(i) prescribing a uniform minimum standard of courses of training for obtaining basic or post basic nursing and allied qualifications to be included in any of the Schedules, and the duration of, and the conditions for admission to, such courses;
(j) prescribing the minimum qualification and experience required of teachers for appointment in nursing and allied Institutions;
(k) prescribing the standards of examinations, methods of conducting the examinations and other requirements to be satisfied for securing recognition of nursing or allied qualifications under this Ordinance;
(l) prescribing the qualifications and experience required of examiners for professional examinations in nursing and allied profession antecedent to the granting of recognised nursing and allied qualifications;
(m) registration of nursing and allied students at any nursing or allied Institution, and the fees payable in respect of such registration; and
(n) any other matter for which under this Ordinance provision may be made by regulations.

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