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Name: Cooperative Societies Act (Cap. 313).
Country: Belize
Subject(s): Cooperatives
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1948-06-01
Entry into force:
ISN: BLZ-1948-L-68417
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Belize - Belizelaw.Org, Government of Belize, Belize, 34 p. PDF of Act (2000 rev.) PDF of Act (2000 rev.) (consulted on 2013-12-16)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation governing cooperative societies. Divided into 11 parts. Part 1 (s. 1-2) contain preliminary provisions. Part 2 (s. 3-9) regulates registration of cooperative societies. Part 3 (s. 10-20) provides for duties and rights of societies. Part 4 (s. 21-29) regulates rights and liabilities of members. Part 5 (s. 30-34) deals with property and funds of registered societies. Part 6 (s. 35-37) makes provision for audit, inspection and inquiry. Part 7 (s. 38-45) regulates dissolution. Part 8 (s. 46-47) deals with surcharge and attachment. Part 9 (s. 48-49) provides for disputes; Part 10 (s. 50) for rules. Part 11 (s. 51-58) contains miscellaneous provisions.
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