Rajya Sabha passes NMC Bill, 2019.

The Rajya Sabha on 01/08/2019 passed the National Medical Commission Bill for replacing the corruption-plagued MCI with a new body, in what was described by the government as one of the biggest reforms for medical education in the country.

The bill that seeks to repeal the Indian Medical Council Act 1956. Until NMC is fully formed, the rules and regulations by MCI continue to apply as per clause 61 of NMC Bill.