Employee State Insurance Act

Corporation, Standing Committee and Medical Benefit Council


Section 4: Constitution of Corporation

The Corporation shall consist of the following members, namely :
[(a) Chairman to be [appointed] by the Central Government]
[(b) a Vice-Chairman to be [appointed] by the Central Government;]
(c) not more than five persons to be [appointed] by the Central Government [* * *];
(d) one person each representing each of the [States] in which this Act is in force] to be [appointed] by the State Government concerned;
(e) one person to be [appointed] by the Central Government to represent the [Union territories];
(f) [ten] persons representing employers to be [appointed] by the Central Government in consultation with such organisations of employers as may be recognised for the purpose by the Central Government;
(g) [ten] persons representing employees to be 59[appointed] by the Central Government in consultation with such organisations of employees as may be recognised for the purpose by the Central Government;
(h) two persons representing the medical profession to be [appointed] by the Central Government in consultation with such organisations of medical practitioners as may be recognised for the purpose by the Central Government; [* * *]
[(i) three members of Parliament of whom two shall be members of the House of the People (Lok Sabha) and one shall be a member of the Council, of States (Rajya Sabha) elected respectively by the members of the House of the People and the members of the Council of States; and
(j) the Director-General of the Corporation, ex officio.]