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Preamble 1  -             RIGHT OF CHILDREN TO FREE AND COMPULSORY EDUCATION ACT, 2009
Chapter I  -             Preliminary
Section 1  -             Short title, extent, application and commencement
Section 2  -             Section 2
Chapter II  -             Right to free and compulsory education
Section 3  -             Section 3
Section 5  -             Right of transfer to other school
Chapter III  -             Duties of appropriate Government, local authority and parents
Section 7  -             Sharing of financial and other responsibilities
Section 8  -             Duties of appropriate Government
Section 9  -             Duties of local authority
Section 10  -             Duty of parents and guardian
Section 11  -             Appropriate Government to provide for pre-school education
Chapter IV  -             Responsibilities of schools and teachers
Section 13  -             No capitation fee and screening procedure for admission
Section 14  -             Proof of age for admission
Section 15  -             No denial of admission
Section 16  -             Examination and holding back in certain cases.
Section 19  -             Norms and standards for school
Section 20  -             Power to amend Schedule
Section 21  -             School Management Committee
Section 22  -             School Development Plan
Section 24  -             Duties of teachers and redressal of grievances
Section 25  -             Pupil-Teacher Ratio
Section 26  -             Filling up vacancies of teachers
Section 28  -             Prohibition of private tuition by teacher
Chapter V  -             Curriculum and completion of elementary education
Section 29  -             Curriculum and evaluation procedure
Section 30  -             Examination and completion certificate
Chapter VI  -             Protection of right of children
Section 31  -             Monitoring of child's right to education
Section 32  -             Redressal of grievances
Section 33  -             Constitution of National Advisory Council
Section 34  -             Constitution of State Advisory Council
Chapter VII  -             Miscellaneous
Section 35  -             Power to issue directions
Section 36  -             Previous sanction for prosecution
Section 37  -             Protection of action taken in good faith
Section 38  -             Power of appropriate Government to make rules
Section 39  -             Power of Central Government to remove difficulties
Schedule I  -             SCHEDULE
Statement of Objects and Reasons   -             Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009