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THE MEDICAL DEGREES ACT, 1916

(ACT NO. VII OF 1916).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 16th March, 1916  
  
     1 An Act to regulate the grant of titles implying qualifications in Western medical science, and the assumption and use by unqualified persons of such titles.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to regulate the grant of titles implying qualifications in Western medical science, and the assumption and use by unqualified persons of such titles; It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1.Short title
2.Definition
3.Right to confer degrees, etc.
4.Prohibition of unauthorized conferment of degrees, etc
5. Contravention of section 4
6.Penalty for falsely assuming or using medical titles
7.Cognizance of offences
8.Jurisdiction of Magistrates
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