COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS OF SRI LANKA (INCORPORATION) LAW

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. Council of the Corporation.

5. Register of members.

6. Power to make rules.

7. Accounts of the Corporation.

8. Debts due by, and payable to the College.

9. Application of money and property.

10. Power of Corporation to hold property.

11. Power to acquire property, invest funds, raise loans.

12. Seal of the Corporation.

13. Limitation of liability of members.

14. Property remaining on dissolution.

15. Saving of the Rights of the Republic and others.

SCHEDULES

26 of 1974,

51 of 1980.

A LAW to incorporate the College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka.

[Date of Commencement: 19th August, 1974]

1. Short title.

This Law may be cited as the College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka (Incorporation) Law.

2. Incorporation of the College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka.

On and after the date of the commencement of this Law, such and so many persons as now are members of the College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka (hereinafter referred to as "the College”) or shall hereafter be admitted members of the Corporation hereby constituted, (including the founder members whose names and addresses are set out in the Second Schedule to this Law), shall be, and become a Corporation with perpetual succession under the name of "The College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka” (hereinafter referred to as "the Corporation”) and by that name shall and may sue and be sued in all Courts, with full power and authority to have and to use a common seal and to change and alter the same at its will and pleasure.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

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

(a) to establish and maintain an academic and educational headquarters for general medical practitioners;

(b) to undertake or assist others in undertaking training courses or other educational activities designed to enhance the medical knowledge and skill of general medical practitioners in Sri Lanka;

(c) to encourage the carrying on by general medical practitioners of research into medical matters with a view to the improvement of general medical practice in any field and to undertake or assist others in undertaking suck research;

(d) to encourage the publication by general medical practitioners of original work on medical or scientific subjects connected with general practice;

(e) to establish, maintain, manage and administer any institution for the purpose of providing or promoting courses of study and facilities for the education, instruction and training of medical practitioners, students preparing to qualify as medical practitioners, or persons employed or qualifying to be employed as ancillary personnel in hospitals, dispensaries, clinics, laboratories or similar institutions which have been established to assist medical practitioners in providing medical, surgical and health services;

[S 3(e) ins by s 2(2) of Act 51 of 1980.]

(f) to construct, equip and maintain libraries and other buildings for the administrative, instructional, residential or any other purposes of the Corporation;

[S 3(f) ins by s 2(2) of Act 51 of 1980.]

(g) to co-operate with other bodies not formed for profit in all matters relating to or connected with the attainment of the objects for which the Corporation is established;

[S 3(e) re-lettered as s 3(g) by s 2(1); am by s 2(3) of Act 51 of 1980.]

(h) to collaborate with the Post-Graduate Medical Education Institute (established in affiliation with the University of Ceylon in accordance with the provisions of the University of Ceylon Act, No. 1 of 1972) in the granting of post-graduate diplomas as a whole or in any subject required to be covered in general practice, whether upon theses or upon outstanding work in or in connection with general medical practice: and

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