32. Indemnity.-No suit, prosecution
or other legal proceedings shall lie against the Government
or any authority or any officer for anything done under
this Act in good faith or for any damage caused by any
action taken in good faith in carrying out the provisions
of the Act or the rules thereunder
33. Courts not to grant injunction.-Notwithstanding anything
contained in the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908, or in
any other law for the time being in forces, no court shall
grant any Permanent or temporary injunction or make any
interim order restraining any proceeding which is being
or about to be taken under this Act.
34. Delegation of powers.-It shall be lawful for the Government,
by notification in Gazette, to delegate to any officer
of the Education Department all or any of the powers vested
in them by this Act, expect the powers under sections
14, 15 and 36 and to withdraw any powers so delegated.
35. Removal of difficulties.-If any difficulty arises
in giving effect to the provisions of this Act, the Government
may by order do anything not inconsistent with such provisions
which appear to them to be necessary or expedient for
the purpose of removing the difficulty.
36. Power to make rules.-(1) The Government may make rules
for the purpose of carrying into effect the provisions
of this Act.
(2) In particular and without prejudice to the generality
of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for-
(a) the establishment and maintenance of schools;
(b) the giving of grants and aid to private schools;
(c) the grants of recognition to private schools;
(d) the levy and collection of fees in aided schools;
(e) regulating the rates of fees in recognized schools;
(f) the manner in which accounts, registers and records
shall be maintained in schools, and the authority responsible
for such maintenance;
(g) the submission of returns, statements, reports and
accounts by managers of schools;
(h) the inspection of schools and the officers by whom
inspection shall be made;
(i) the mode of keeping and the auditing of accounts of
(j) the mode of ascertaining the value of the schools
for payment of compensation in cases of taking over or
(k) the standards of education and courses of study;
(l) working of Local Education Authorities ; and
(m) all matters expressly require or allowed by this Act
to be prescribed.
37. Rules to be laid before Legislative Assembly.-All
rules made under this Act shall be laid for not less than
fourteen days before the Legislative Assembly as soon
as possible after they are made and shall be subject to
such modifications as the Legislative Assembly may make
during the session in which they are so laid.
38. Saving.-(1) Nothing in this Act shall affect the rights
of minorities under Article 30 or the rights of the Anglo
Indian community under Article 337 of the Constitution
(2) Nothing in this Act shall apply to any school which
is not a Government school or a private school.
39. Repeal.-The Travancore Primary Education Act, 1121,
the Cochin Free Compulsory Primary Education Act, XI of
1123 and the Madras Elementary Education Act, 1920 as
in force in the Malabar District referred to in sub-section
(2) of section 5 of the States Reorgnisation Act, 1956
(Central Act 37 of 1956), are hereby replaced.