Foundation for Democratic Reforms analyzed the Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Act, 2011 and prepared a background note on the subject. We also engaged with stakeholders, including the Andhra Pradesh chapter of the Indian Medical Association, to understand their concerns and drafted the “Informed Choice of Clinical Establishments Bill” accordingly. This draft bill was shared with the following state governments:

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Chhattisgarh
  3. Delhi
  4. Goa
  5. Gujarat
  6. Haryana
  7. Jammu and Kashmir
  8. Karnataka
  9. Kerala
  10. Madhya Pradesh
  11. Maharashtra
  12. Manipur
  13. Meghalaya
  14. Nagaland
  15. Odisha
  16. Punjab
  17. Tamil Nadu
  18. Tripura
  19. West Bengal


  1. Letter to the Andhra Pradesh health Minister on CEA
  2. Draft Bill – “The Andhra Pradesh Informed Choice of Clinical Establishments Act”
  3. A background note on the subject
  4. A brief presentation for consultations