SRI LANKA ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL SOCIAL WORKERS (INCORPORATION) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1.        Short title.

2.        Incorporation of the Sri Lanka Association of Professional Social Workers.

3.        General objects of the Corporation.

4.        Corporation to ensure no conflict with work of Ministry or Department of the Government or Province.

5.        Management of the affairs of the Corporation.

6.        Powers of the Corporation.

7.        Rules of the Corporation.

8.        Register of the members.

9.        Fund of the Corporation.

10.      Accounts and auditing.

11.      Annual Report.

12.      Debts due by and payable to the Association.

13.      Corporation may hold property movable and immovable.

14.      Application of moneys and property.

15.      Seal of the Corporation.

16.      Property remaining on dissolution.

17.      Saving of the rights of the Republic.

18.      Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.

46 of 2014.

AN ACT to incorporate the Sri Lanka Association of Professional Social Workers.

[Date of Commencement: 24th November, 2014]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Sri Lanka Association of Professional Social Workers (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Sri Lanka Association of Professional Social Workers.

(1) From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members of the Sri Lanka Association of Professional Social Workers (hereinafter referred to as the “Association”) or shall hereafter be admitted as members of the Corporation hereby constituted shall be a body corporate with perpetual succession under the name and style of the “Sri Lanka Association of Professional Social Workers” (hereinafter referred to as the “Corporation”), and by that name may sue and be sued with full power and authority to have, and use a common seal and to alter the same at its pleasure.

(2) The corporation shall be deemed to be a Voluntary Social Service organization within the meaning, and for the purpose of the Voluntary Social Services Organizations (Registration and Supervision) Act, No. 31 of 1980 and the provisions of that Act shall apply to and in relation to the management of the affairs of the Coporation.

 

3. General objects of the Corporation.

(1) The general objects for which the Corporation is constituted are hereby declared to be—

(a)  to enhance and develop the concecpt of professional social work;

(b)  to create a link among person engaged in social work; and

(c)  to provide training on the conduct of the different categories of social work to the persons are engaged in carrying out social work.

(2) In the implementation of the objects specified in subsection (1), the Corporation shall ensure that such implementation shall be carried out without any distinction based on race, religion, languge, caste, sex, political opinon, place of birth or any of such grounds.

4. Corporation to ensure no conflict with work of Ministry or Department of the Government or Province.

The objects of the Corporation shall be carried out in such manner so as not to create any conflict between the work of the Corporation and any work being carried out simultaneously by any Ministry or Department of the Government or of any Provincial Council.

5. Management of the affairs of the Corporation.

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