Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister, Narendra
Modi has approved the draft National Commission
for Homoeopathy, Bill, 2018, which seeks to replace
the existing regulator Central Council for Homoeopathy
(CCH) with a new body to ensure transparency.
The draft bill provides for the constitution of
a National Commission with three autonomous boards
entrusted with conducting overall education of
Homoeopathy by Homoeopathy Education Board.
The Board of assessment and rating to assess and
grant permission to educational institutions of
Homoeopathy and Board of ethics and registration
of practitioners of Homoeopathy to maintain National
Register and ethical issues relating to practice
are under the National Commission for Homoeopathy.
It also proposes a common entrance exam and an
exit exam which all graduates will have to clear
to get practicing licenses. Further, a teacher's
eligibility test has been proposed to assess the
standard of teachers before appointment and promotions.
draft bill provides for the constitution
of a National Commission with three autonomous
boards entrusted with conducting overall
education of Homoeopathy by Homoeopathy
It further aims at bringing reforms in the medical
education of Homoeopathy in lines with the National
Medical Commission proposed for setting up for
Allopathy system of medicine. The CCH had been
earlier superseded by Board of Governors through
an Ordinance and subsequent amendment of Act.