Chitra Lane Welfare Society for Children with Special Needs (INCORPORATION) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Chitra Lane Welfare Society for Children with Special Needs.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. General powers of the Corporation.

5. Management of the affairs of the Corporation.

6. Board of Trustees.

7. Rules of the corporation.

8. Debts due by the payable to the Society.

9. Corporation may hold movable and immovable property.

10. How the seal of the Corporation is to be affixed.

11. Property remaining on dissolution or winding up.

12. Matters not provided for.

13. Saving of the rights of the Republic and others.

75 of 1988,

45 of 2014.

AN ACT to incorporate the Welfare Society of the School for the Mentally Subnormal Child.

[Note: The phrase “Welfare Society of the School for the Mentally Subnormal Child”is replaced with “Welfare Society of the School for the Mentally Subnormal Child” by s 2 of Act 45 of 2014.]

[Date of Commencement: 17th December, 1988]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Chitra Lane Welfare Society for Children with Special Needs (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Chitra Lane Welfare Society for Children with Special Needs.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members of the Chitra Lane Welfare Society for Children with Special Needs (herein after referred to as “the Society”), or shall hereafter be admitted members of the Corporation hereby constituted, shall be a body corporate (herein after referred to as “the Corporation”) with perpetual succession under the name and style of the “Chitra Lane Welfare Society for Children with Special Needs (Incorporation) Act”, and by that name may sue and be sued in all courts, with full power and authority to have and use a common seal and alter the same at its pleasure.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

The general objects of the Corporation shall be to promote rehabilitation of persons who are mentally subnormal by—

(a) establishing and maintaining institutions such as “the Chitra Lane School” ‘Adult Sheltered Workshop Building Society Ltd’ day care centers, evaluation clinics and homes, under the guidance of professionally qualified persons;

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