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THE PUBLIC EXAMINATIONS (OFFENCES) ACT, 1980

(ACT NO. XLII OF 1980).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 28th March, 1980  
  
     An Act to provide for the punishment of offences relating to public examinations.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the punishment of offences relating to public examinations;



It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title
2. Definitions
3. Personation at public examination
4. Publication or distribution of question papers before public examination
5. Altering or tampering with any marks, etc.
6. Making, etc., of false mark sheet, certificate, diploma or degree
7. Possession of blank form of mark sheet, certificate, diploma or degree
8. Substitution of or addition to answer scripts
9. Helping examinees
10. Conducting public examinations or examining answer scripts by unauthorised persons
11. Obstructions in public examinations
12. Offences by officers or employees of University or Board
13. Abetment of and attempt to commit offences under this Act
14. Procedure
15. Repeal and savings
 
 

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