ZAHIRA COLLEGE, COLOMBO, BOARD OF GOVERNORS (INCORPORATION) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Establishment of the Board of Governors for Zahira College, Colombo.

3. Constitution of the Board.

4. Transfer of property to the Board and amendment of Chapter 347.

5. Board deemed to be proprietor of Zahira College, Colombo.

6. Powers of the Board.

7. Seal of the Board.

8. General welfare of Zahira College.

9. Zahira College (Colombo) Fund.

10. This Act to have precedence over Chapter 347.

11. Saving of rights of the Republic and others.

18 of 1982.

AN ACT to incorporate the Board of Governors of Zahira College Colombo, and for that purpose to amend the Maradana mosque Ordinance, and to provide for all matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 20th May, 1982]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Zahira College, Colombo, Board of Governors, (Incorporation) Act.

2. Establishment of the Board of Governors for Zahira College, Colombo.

(1) There shall be established a Board of Governors for Zahira College, Colombo, (hereafter in this Act referred to as "the Board”), in the manner hereinafter provided.

(2) The Board shall, under the style and name of "The Board of Governors of Zahira College, Colombo”, be a body corporate with perpetual succession, may sue and be sued in that name, and shall have full power and authority to use a common seal and alter the same at the pleasure of the Board.

3. Constitution of the Board.

(1) The Board shall consist of eighteen members constituted as follows—

(a) the President of, and four other members elected from among its number by, the Executive Committee of the Maradana Mosque;

(b) the President of, and three other members elected from among its number by, the Zahira College, Colombo, Old Boys' Association at a general meeting specially called for that purpose and by a majority of votes of the members present and voting;

(c) three members elected from among its number by the Zahira College, Colombo, Welfare Society at a general meeting specially convened for that purpose and by a majority of votes of the members present and voting;

(d) three members elected from among its number by the Zahira College, Colombo, Parent-Teachers Association at a general meeting specially convened for that purpose and by a majority of votes of the members present and voting, so however that no teacher shall be so elected; and

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