Dharmavijaya Foundation (Incorporation) Act

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Dharmavijaya Foundation.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. Powers and functions of the corporation.

5. Rules of the Corporation.

6. Debts due by and payable to the Foundation.

7. Seal of the Corporation,

8. Limit of liability on members of the Corporation.

9. Disposal of property of the Corporation left after the payments of debts upon dissolution of the Corporation.

10. Savings of the rights of the Republic and others.

62 of 1979.

AN ACT to incorporate the Dharmavijaya Foundation.

[Date of Commencement: 15th October, 1979]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Dharmavijaya Foundation (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Dharmavijaya Foundation.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members for the time being of the Dharmavijaya Foundation (hereinafter referred to as "the Foundation”) or shall hereafter be admitted members of the Corporation hereby constituted, shall be and become a Corporation with perpetual succession under the name and style of ”The Dharmavijaya Foundation” (hereinafter referred to as "the Corporation”) 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 to alter the same at its pleasure.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

(1) The general objects of the Corporation shall be to promote the total development of man, both spiritually and physically, with the application of Buddhist principles to economic development and thereby, establish a Dharmavijaya Samajaya.

(2) The Dharmavijaya Samajaya shall comprise of all persons who accept, and endeavour to act according to the principles set out hereunder—

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