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THE BANGLADESH HOMOEOPATHIC PRACTITIONERS ORDINANCE, 1983

(ORDINANCE NO. XLI OF 1983).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 25th August, 1983  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the regulation of the qualifications and registration of practitioners of Homoeopathic system of medicine.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation of the qualifications and registration of practitioners of Homoeopathic system of medicine and for matters connected therewith;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the proclamation of the 24th March, 1982, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Chief Martial Law Administrator is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title
2. Definitions
3. Establishment and incorporation of Board
CHAPTER II
CONSTITUTION AND FUNCTIONS OF THE BOARD
4. Composition of the Board
5. Terms of office of Chairman and members
6. Publication of names, etc.
7. Vacancies not to invalidate proceedings of the Board
8. Resignation from membership
9. Power of Government to nominate members in certain circumstances
10. Declaration of vacancies
11. Disqualification of members
12. Control over the Board
13. Functions of the Board
14. Meetings of the Board
15. Officers of the Board and their terms and conditions of service
CHAPTER III
TEACHING INSTITUTIONS
16. Recognition of institutions
17. Recognised Homoeopathic Institutions
18. Maintenance of standard of efficiency
19. Withdrawal of recognition
20. Duration of courses
21. Qualification for admission
22. Qualifying examination
23. Examining body
24. Controller of Examinations
CHAPTER IV
REGISTRATION OF PRACTITIONERS
25. Procedure of registration
26. Registration of practitioners
27. Listing of certain Homoeopaths
28. Removal from register, etc.
29. Cancellation or alteration of entries in register, etc.
CHAPTER V
POWERS AND DUTIES OF REGISTRAR
30. Maintenance of register, etc.
31. Publication of list
CHAPTER VI
RIGHTS, DUTIES AND LIABILITIES OF REGISTERED PRACTITIONERS
32. Intimation of change of address
33. Privileges of registered practitioners
34. Code of Ethics
CHAPTER VII
RESTRICTIONS, OFFENCES, PENALTY AND PROCEDURE
35. Restrictions
36. Penalties
37. Persons not registered under this Ordinance not to practise, etc.
38. Colourable imitation of degree
39. Prohibition against use of title, description, etc.
40. Savings
41. Cognizance of offence, etc.
CHAPTER VIII
SUPERSESSION OF THE BOARD
42. Supersession of the Board
CHAPTER IX
MISCELLANEOUS
43. Grants, aids, fees, etc., received by the Board
44. Death of a registered or listed practitioner
45. Indemnity
CHAPTER X
RULES AND REGULATIONS
46. Power to make rules
47. Power to make regulations
48. Repeal and savings
SCHEDULE
 
 

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