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Original name: Co-operative Associations Ordinance, 1959 (1st), c.2,s.1., chapter c-15
Name: Co-operative Associations Act (R.S.N.W.T. 1988,c.C-19).
Country: Canada
Subject(s): Cooperatives
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1959
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed Separately, 1959, 23p. (COOP)
ISN: CAN-1959-L-38667
Bibliography: Printed Separately, 1959, 23p. (COOP)
Act on-line (consolidated) Act on-line (consolidated) Department of Justice, Northwest Territories, Canada (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2018-02-08)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the incorporation of cooperatives. Prohibits any associations from financing political parties. Other provisions cover by-laws, shares, membership, liabilities of shareholders and members. Organizes the management and administration of cooperatives, appoints directors. Provisions are made for the making of contracts, credits, the disposition of surplus, withdrawal of members. Provisions are made for the appointment of an auditor, who must submit his report to the members each year. Sets forth the dissolution and winding up of cooperatives. Entitles cooperatives to associate themselves as a federation. Offences against this Act are criminally sanctionned.
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