The Tamil Nadu Medical Council (TNMC) is a Statutory body established under the provisions of the Tamil Nadu Medical Registration Act, 1914 (ACT, IV of 1914). The TNMC consists of ten members, seven elected by the Registered Medical Practitioners and three are nominated by the Government of Tamil Nadu. The President and the Vice-President of the TNMC are elected by the Members of the Council from amongst themselves, as per the provisions of the Tamil Nadu Medical Registration Act 1914. The Executive Committee consists of its President, Vice-President and three other members of the Council who shall be elected, in the prescribed manner. The Functions of the TNMC include maintenance of Medical Register, containing the names of doctors who possess any of the recognized medical qualifications, Disciplinary Control over the Medical Practitioners and issue of Warning Notice similar to that of the Indian Medical Council.