THE REHABLITATION COUNCIL OF INDIA ACT, 1992

  • The Act is aimed to regulate the training of rehabilitation professionals and the maintenance of a Central Rehabilitation Register. The Act identify recognised qualification granted by the University, etc. in India and outside India (Secs. 11,12). A person possessing qualification has certain rights and can practice rehabilitation (Sec 13). The Act regulates the standard of education, training and examination (Secs 14,15). Recognition of the Institution can be withdrawn if it does not fulfill requirement as specify in the Act (Sec. 17). The Council shall maintain a register bearing the names of professional who has got registered themselves. In case of infamous conduct and any illegal practice done by the person may cause the removal of his from the register (Sec. 21). The Act has scope for further improvement in rules and regulation (Secs 29,30)