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  1. Singapore - Cooperatives - Law, Act

    Co-operative Societies (Amendment) Act 2008 (No. 23 of 2008).

    Adoption: 2008-10-02 | SGP-2008-L-80464

    Makes amendments to the 1985 revised edition of the Co-operative Societies Act: sections 2 (definitions), 4 (governing body of society), 6 (registered name), 7, 8, 9 (registration of a society by the Registrar), 10 (evidence of registration), 10A (Registers), 13 (apex organization), 14, 15, 16, 16A (conversion from non-credit society to credit society), 16B (control of credit societies), 16C (change of name of society), 19, 22, 27, 30, 32, 33 (audit of societies), 34 (financial statements), 35 (imposition of additional duties on auditor), 36 (audit committees), 37, 39, 41, 52, 54, 55, 56, 57, 59 (Constitution of committee of management of society), 60 (eligibility for membership of committee of management), 61, 63 (liability of members of committee), 64 (disclosure of interests in transactions, property, offices etc.), 65 (restrictions relating to honoraria etc. of members of committee), 65A (suspension of officers, 66, 67 (restrictions on loans), 68 (restrictions on borrowings), 69 (investment of funds), 71, 72, 74, 76, 78, 79 (inquiry by Registrar), 83, 85, 88, 90, 91, 93 (miscellaneous powers of Registrar), 93A (power to freeze bank accounts), 93B (Codes, guidelines etc. by Registrar), 94, 95, 95 (foreign co-operative societies), 97A (general exemption), 97B (amendment of Schedule), 99, 100 (general penalty), 100A (false reports made by officer to member of committee, auditor or member of society), 100B (fraudulently inducing persons to invest or deposit money with society), 100C fraud by officers against creditors of societies), 100D (offences by bodies corporate etc.), 100E (jurisdiction of courts), 100F (composition of offences), 102. Also repeals First and Second Schedule and makes amendments to the Third Schedule. Makes consequential amendments to the Banking Act and the Finance Companies Act.

  2. Singapore - Cooperatives - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Co-operative Societies (Amendment) Rules 1994 (No. S 54 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-02-04 | Date of entry into force: 1994-02-14 | SGP-1994-R-36266

    Establishes a Central Co-operative Fund Committee consisting of a chairman and four other members. Provisions on withdrawals from the fund, investments and properties purchased by the fund, accounts and related matters.

  3. Singapore - Cooperatives - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Rules 1985.

    Adoption: 1985-07-17 | SGP-1985-R-32612

  4. Singapore - Cooperatives - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cooperative Societies (Revocation of Orders) Rules 1985.

    Adoption: 1985-06-06 | SGP-1985-R-1532

    Under the Cooperative Societies Act 1979, the Cooperative Societies (Modification) Order 1954 and the Cooperative Societies (Modification) (Amendment) Order 1954 are repealed.

  5. Singapore - Cooperatives - Law, Act

    Cooperative Societies Act 1979 (Cap. 62). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1979-09-28 | SGP-1979-L-12259

    An Act to make better provision for the registration and control of Co-operative Societies; to encourage Co-operative development by the provision of services to Co-perative Societies and matters connected therewith; and to repeal the Co-operative Societies Act (Ch. 186 of the Revised Edition). No. 17.


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