Volume I
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Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

4. Powers of the Corporation to hold property.

5. General powers of the Corporation.

6. Debts due by and payable to the Corporation.

7. Board of Directors of the Corporation.

8. Rules of the Corporation.

9. Non-payment of dividends and profits.

10. Members of the Corporation and Board of Directors not personally liable.

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

12. Saving of rights of the Republic and others.

17 of 1972.

AN ACT to incorporate an Association called and known as the back to the Bible Broadcast, Ceylon.

[Date of Commencement: 3rd May, 1972]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Back to the Bible Broadcast, Ceylon, Act.

2. Incorporation.

From and after the date of passing of this Act, the members for the time being of the "Back to the Bible Broadcast, Ceylon” and such or so many persons as now are members of the said "Back to the Bible Broadcast, Ceylon” or shall hereafter be admitted members of the Corporation hereby constituted, shall be and become a Corporation with continuance for ever under the style and name of "Back to the Bible Broadcast, Ceylon” (hereinafter in this Act referred to as "the Corporation”) 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 to alter or vary the same at its discretion.

3. General objects of the Corporation.

The general objects for which the Corporation is constituted are hereby declared to be—

(a) to teach the message of the Holy Scriptures by means of radio, literature, Bible correspondence courses, Bible classes and other educational media;

(b) to print, publish and distribute books, booklets, papers, journals, magazines, newspapers, circulars and other reading material in connection with the objects of the Corporation as may be considered necessary or desirable;

(c) to promote and to hold Bible conferences and meetings and to disseminate information relating to the Christian faith;

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