Первый слайд презентации: Topic: The national trust for welfare of persons with autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation and multiple disabilities act, 1999
Name: Hitvasha Parekh Group: 17ll4(a)
Слайд 2: Introduction
An act to provide for the constitution of a body at the national level for the welfare of persons with autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation and multiple disabilities and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. It extends to the whole of I ndia except the state of J ammu & K ashmir.
Слайд 3: In this act, unless the context otherwise requires - definition
“Autism ” means a condition of uneven skill development primarily affecting the communication and social abilities of a person, marked by repetitive and ritualistic behavior. “Cerebral palsy” means a group of non-progressive conditions of a person characterised by abnormal motor control posture resulting from brain insult or injuries occurring in the prenatal, perinatal or infant period of development. “Mental retardation” means a condition of arrested or incomplete development of mind of a person which is specially characterized by sub normality of intelligence. “ M ultiple disabilities” means a combination of two or more disabilities as defined in clause ( i ) of section 2 of the persons with disabilities act, 1995. These are blindness, low vision, leprosy cured, hearing impairment, locomotor disability, mental retardation and mental illness
Слайд 4: Structure
The board shall consist of: A chairperson to be appointed by the central government from amongst the persons having expertise and experience in the field of autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation and multiple disability. Nine persons to be appointed in accordance with such procedure as may be prescribed from amongst the registered organisations out of which three members each shall be from voluntary organisations, associations of parents of persons with autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation and multiple disability and from associations of persons with disability.
Eight persons not below the rank of joint secretary to the government of india nominated by the government to represent the ministries or departments of social justice and empowerment, women and child development, health and family welfare, finance, labour, education, urban affairs and employment and rural employment and poverty alleviation, members, ex officio. T hree persons to be nominated by the board representing the associations of trade, commerce and industry engaged in philanthropic activities, members. T he chief executive officer, who, shall be of the rank of joint secretary to the government of india, member-secretary, ex officio.
Слайд 6: Objectives of the Act
This act provides for the constitution of a national body for the welfare of persons with autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation and multiple disabilities. Such a national body will be a trust whose objects shall be as under: To enable and empower persons with disability to live as independently and as fully as possible within and as close to the community to which they belong. To strengthen facilities to provide support to persons with disability to live within their own families. To extend support to registered organization to provide need based services during the period of crisis in the family of persons with disability.
To deal with problems of persons with disability who do not have family support. To promote measures for the care and protection of persons with disability in the event of death of their parent or guardian. To evolve procedure for the appointment of guardians and trustees for persons with disability requiring such protection. To facilitate the realization of equal opportunities, protection of rights and full participation of persons with disability. To do any other act which is incidental to the aforesaid objects.
Слайд 8: Resignation of chairperson and members
The chairperson may resign his office by writing under his hand addressed to the central government: provided that the chairperson shall continue in office until the appointment of his successor is made by the central government. A member may resign from office by writing under his hand addressed to the chairperson.
Слайд 9: Disqualifications - no person shall be a member if he:
Is or becomes, of unsound mind or is so declared by competent court or Is, or has been, convicted of an offence, which in the opinion of the central government, involves moral turpitude or Is, or at any time has been, adjudicated as an insolvent.
Слайд 10: Fund
There shall be constituted a fund to be called national trust for the welfare of persons with autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation and multiple disabilities fund and there shall be credited thereto: A ll moneys received from the central government A ll moneys received by the trust by way of grants, gifts, donations, benefactions, bequests and transfers A ll moneys received by the trust in any other manner or from any other source.
All moneys belonging to the fund shall be deposited in such banks or invested in such manner as the board may, subject to the approval of the central government, decide. The funds shall be applied towards meeting the administrative and other expenses of the trust including expenses incurred in the exercise of its powers and performance of duties by the board in relation to any of its activities under section 10 or for anything relatable thereto.