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THE PHARMACY ORDINANCE, 1976

(ORDINANCE NO. XIII OF 1976).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 4th March, 1976  
  
     An Ordinance to establish a Pharmacy Council to regulate the practice of pharmacy.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to establish a Pharmacy Council to regulate the practice of pharmacy and to provide for matters connected therewith and inciden¬tal thereto;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamations of the 20th August, 1975, and 8th November, 1975, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:—
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title
2. Definitions
3. Establishment of the Council
4. Composition of the Council
5. Disqualification for membership
6. Publication of names
7. Term of office
8. Filling of casual vacancy
9. Vacancy, etc., not to invalidate the proceedings of the Council
10. Election of Vice-President
11. Committees of the Council
12. Meetings of the Council
13. Appointment of Secretary, Officers and Staff of the Council
14. Finance
15. Accounts and audit
16. Annual report
17. Functions of the Council
18. Approval of examinations
19. Approval of courses of study
20. Furnishing of information
21. Inspectors
22. Withdrawal of approval
23. Preparation and maintenance of Registers
24. Qualifications for registration as a pharmacist or as an apprentice in pharmacy
25. Procedure for registration
26. Certificate of registration
27. Revocation of certificate
28. Examination for registration as pharmacists
29. Qualification for admission to an examination
30. Prohibition of practice without registration
31. Cognizance of offences, etc.
32. Indemnity
33. Power to make regulations
34. Repeal and savings
 
 

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