Over the years, a number of laws have been enacted to help achieve the above mentioned objectives of
the Department. The regulatory framework consists of the following major Acts:
||Name of Act.
||Maharashtra University Act 1994 .
||Maharashtra Non Agricultural Universities and Affiliated Colleges Standard Code ( Terms and Conditions of non teaching Employees) Rules 1984.
||The Maharashtra Educational Institutions (Management) Act 1976.
||The Maharashtra Educational Institutions ( Prohibition of Capitation Fee) Act 1987 ( Amendment ) Act 1996.
||The Maharashtra Fire Prevention and Life Safety measures Act 2006.
||Maharashtra Prohibition of ragging Act 1999.
||Maharashtra Prevention of Malpractices a University Board and other specified examination ordinance 1982.
||Right to Information Act 2005.
||Sc, ST, VJNT, OBC, SBC issuance caste Certificate and verification regulation Act 2000.
||The Persons with disabilities ( Equal opportunities of rights and full participation) Act 1995.
||Post Recruitment (Ministerial) examination, Department of Education and the qualifying
examination (supervisory posts) Department of Education ( First amendment) rule 1999.
||Scheduled castes and The Scheduled Tribes ( Prevention of atrocities) act 1989 .
||Maharashtra State Public Service ( Scheduled Caste, Tribe, Vimukta Jati, Nomadic Tribes,
SBC and OBC reservation) Act 2001 – implementation date from 29 January 2004.
||Cigarettes and other tobacco products ( Provision of advertisement and regulations of
trade and commerce production supply and distribution) Act 2003 .
||The Maharashtra Govt. Servants regulation of transfers and prevention of delaying
discharge of official duties Act 2005.
||Maharashtra Civil Services ( a) General Conditions of Services; b) Pay; c) Joining Time
Foreign services and payments during suspension dismissal and removal; d) leave; e) Pension; f) Honoraria, Fees, Compensatory local and House rent allowances; g)
Occupation of govt. residences; h) Travelling allowance ; i)Discipline and appeal); j)Conduct Rule 1979.