SRI GANGATHILAKA MAHA VIHARASTHA
SASANARAKSAKA SAMITHIYA (INCORPORATION) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharastha Sasanaraksaka Samithiya.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. General powers of the Corporation.

5. Management of the affairs of the Corporation.

6. Rules of the Corporation.

7. Fund of the Corporation.

8. Debts due by payable to the Samithiya.

9. Corporation in hold property movable or immovable.

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

11. Audit and accounts.

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

13. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.

3 of 2000.

AN ACT to incorporate the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharastha Sasanaraksaka Samithiya.

[Date of Commencement: 17th June, 2000]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharastha Sasanaraksaka Samithiya (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharastha Sasanaraksaka Samithiya.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members of the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharastha Sasanaraksaka Samithiya (hereinafter referred to as the "Samithiya”) 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 name and style of the "Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharastha Sasanaraksaka Samithiya” 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 for which the Corporation is Constituted are hereby declared to be—

(a) to construct and maintain buildings required for the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharaya;

(b) to promote the religious education of the Buddhist laity;

(c) to provide the resident bhikkus of the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharaya with educational facilities and to help them in with their daily needs:

(d) to promote cultural activities, including ancient forms of art, in the village and the area in and around the Sri Gangathilaka Maha Viharaya;

(e) to establish, equip and maintain a pre-school;

(f) to establish and maintain departments for oriental languages;

(g) to establish and maintain a department for international languages such as English and French;

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