NATIONAL FILM CORPORATION TRUST FOR FILM ARTISTES AND TECHNICIANS ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Establishment of the National Film Corporation Trust for Film Artistes and Technicians.

3. Board of Trustees of the Trust.

4. Seal of the Trust.

5. Objects of the Trust.

6. Powers duties and functions of the Trust.

7. Establishment of the National Film Corporation Trust Fund.

8. Payment into the Fund.

9. Payments out of the Fund.

10. Financial year of the Trust.

11. Accounts and Audit.

12. Protection for action taken under this Act or on the direction of the Board.

13. No writ to issue against person or property of a member of the Board or officer of the Trust.

14. Officers and servants of the Trust deemed to be public servants under the Penal Code.

15. Trust deemed to be a scheduled institution within the meaning of the Bribery Act.

16. Interpretation.

3 of 1986.

AN ACT to provide for the establishment of a trust called the National Film Corporation Trust for Film Artistes and Technicians; to specify its objects and powers and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 18th February, 1986]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the National Film Corporation Trust for Film Artistes Technicians Act.

2. Establishment of the National Film Corporation Trust for Film Artistes and Technicians.

(1) There shall be established a Trust which shall be called the National Film Corporation Trust for Film Artistes and Technicians (hereinafter referred to as the Trust).

(2) The Trust shall, by the name assigned to it by subsection (1), be a body corporate and shall have perpetual succession and a common seal and may sue and be sued in such name.

3. Board of Trustees of the Trust.

(1) The administration, management and control of the Trust shall be vested in a Board of Trustees constituted as hereinafter provided.

(2) The Board of Trustees of the Trust (hereinafter referred to as the Board) shall consist of—

(a) the Chairman of the Film Corporation, who shall be the Chairman of the Board;

(b) the General Manager of the Film Corporation; and

(c) five other members (hereinafter referred to as appointed members), who shall be appointed by the Minister of whom—

(i) one member shall be the first-named Director, or in his absence the second-named Director, of two Directors of the Film Corporation, to be designed in the Act of appointed as member and alternate member, respectively, of the Board;

(ii) one member shall be a representative of the General Treasury; and

(iii) three members shall be persons from the film industry, representing the film artistes, film technicians and film directors, respectively.

(3) The Minister may, if he considers it expedient so to do, remove any appointed member of the Board without assigning any reason therefore and such removal shall not be called in question in any Court.

(4) An appointed member of the Board may, at any time, resign his office by letter addressed to the Minister.

(5) Where an appointed member of the Board is, by reason of ill-health, other infirmity, absence from Sri Lanka or any other cause, temporarily unable to perform the duties of his office, the Minister may, having due regard to the provisions of paragraph of subsection (2) appoint another person to act in his place.

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