JAFFNA DIVINE LIFE SOCIETY (INCORPORATION) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Jaffna Divine Life Society.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. General powers of Corporation.

5. Executive Committee.

6. Rules of the Corporation.

7. Debts due by and payable to the Society.

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

9. Corporation may hold property movable and immovable.

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

7 of 1983.

AN ACT to incorporate the Jaffna Divine Life Society.

[Date of Commencement: 27th January, 1983]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Jaffna Divine Life Society (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Jaffna Divine Life Society.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members of the Jaffna Divine Life Society (hereinafter referred to as "the Society”), or shall hereafter be admitted members of the Corporation hereby constituted, shall be a body corporate (hereinafter referred to as "the Corporation”) with perpetual succession under the style and name of "The Jaffna Divine Life Society”, and by that name shall and 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 for which the Corporation is constituted are hereby declared to be—

(a) to disseminate spiritual knowledge—

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