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Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Ambalangoda Deshapremi Sanvidhanaya.

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. Accounts of the Corporation.

8. Power of to acquire property and raise money.

9. Seal of the Corporation.

10. Fund of the Corporation.

11. Application of income and property of the Corporation.

12. Debts due by and payable to the Association to be paid to the Corporation.

13. Liability of members of the Corporation.

14. Property remaining on dissolution.

15. Saving of the right of the Republic and others.

16. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.

47 of 1992.

AN ACT to incorporate the Ambalangoda Deshapremi Sanvidhanaya.

[Date of Commencement: 21st October, 1992]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Ambalangoda Deshapremi Sanvidhanaya (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Ambalangoda Deshapremi Sanvidhanaya.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members of the Ambalangoda Deshapremi Sanvidhanaya (hereinafter Sanvidhanaya, called and referred to as "the Association”) and such other persons as 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 "Ambalangoda Deshapremi Sanvidhanaya”, 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 promote and engage in the implementation of community welfare, cultural and social development projects within Sri Lanka;

(b) to undertake, the execution of road development and housing schemes, the construction and improvement of hospitals, educational centres, schools, community centres and other development activities;

(c) to afford children in indigent circumstances, an opportunity of preparing for, entering upon or engaging in, any trade, occupation or service, by the provision of out fits, the payment of fees for instruction and other such means;

(d) to award, grant and provide, bursaries, scholarships, prizes, donations, financial aid and assistance in any other form, for the advancement, dissemination and propagation of education and knowledge, including the establishment of schools, libraries and cultural centres;

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