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Pilisarana Institute (Incorporation) act

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Incorporation of the Pilisarana Institute.

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. Debts due by and payable to the Institute.

8. Corporation may hold property movable or immovable.

9. Seal of the Corporation.

10. Saving of the rights of the Republic and Others.

11. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.


1 of 1998.

AN ACT to incorporate the Pilisarana Institute.

[Date of Commencement: 19th February, 1998]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Pilisarana Institute (Incorporation) Act.

2. Incorporation of the Pilisarana Institute.

From and after the date of commencement of this Act, such and so many persons as now are members of the "Pilisarana Institute” (hereinafter referred to as the ”Institute”) and such and so many persons who 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 ”Pilisarana Institute” 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 encourage inter-communal and religious harmony, and understanding, and goodwill and peace, amongst people;

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