THALIYAWAKA ANANDA BODHI CULTURAL FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Thaliyawaka Ananda Bodhi Cultural Foundation.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. Power of the Corporation to acquire property, invest funds, and raise loans etc.

5. Management of the affairs of the Corporation.

6. Application of income and property of the Corporation.

7. Fund of the Corporation.

8. Rules of the Corporation.

9. Audit and Accounts.

10. Corporation may hold property, movable or immovable.

11. Corporation to be a non-profit organisation.

12. Debts due by and payable to the Foundation.

13. Limitation of liabilities of members.

14. Seal of the Corporation.

15. Property remaining upon dissolution.

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

17. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.

63 of 2009.

AN ACT to incorporate the Thaliyawaka Ananda Bodhi Cultural Foundation.

[Date of Commencement: 30th October, 2009]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Thaliyawaka Ananda Bodhi Cultural Foundation (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Thaliyawaka Ananda Bodhi Cultural Foundation.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as presently are members of the "Thaliyawaka Sri Ananda Bodhi Cultural Foundation” (hereinafter referred to as the "Foundation”) and shall hereafter be admitted as 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 "Thaliyawaka Ananda Bodhi Cultural Foundation” and by that name may sue and be sued with full power and authority to have and to use a common seal, and to 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 give assistance and aid in every respect for the conservation and development of historical places of Buddhist religious importance and all the relevant ancient artifacts declared by or under Law made by the Parliament to be of national importance;

(b) to implement environmental friendly programmes for and to implement training programmes to raise awareness among the adherents of the Buddhist faith regarding the need to protect natural resources declared by or under Law made by the Parliament to be of national importance;

(c) to render assistance to economically disadvantaged farmer families, who are adherents of the Buddhist faith in relation to the obtaining of housing facilities;

(d) to supply materials needed for the restoration of Pre-Schools established for adherents of the Buddhist faith, which find it difficult to function and to encourage qualified teachers to engage in educational activities in such pre-schools;

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