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THE TRADE ORGANISATIONS ORDINANCE, 1961

(ORDINANCE NO. XLV OF 1961).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 2nd December, 1961  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the regulation and control of trade organisations. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation and control of trade organisations and for matters ancillary thereto;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the seventh day of October, 1958, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Licensing and registration of trade organisations
4. Cancellation of licence and exemption
4A. Merger of trade organisations
5. Cancellation of registration
6. Companies not to use certain words in their names
7. Classification and recognition of trade organisations
8. Amendment, repeal, etc., of articles, memorandum, etc., of trade organisations
8A. Condonation of delay in holding election of a trade organisation
9. Registered trade organisations to be subject to the control of Director
10. Supersession of Executive Committee and appointment of Administrator
11. Administrator to act under the control of Director
12. Restriction on suits against trade organisations
13. Compulsory membership of registered trade organisations
14. Restriction on membership
14A. Restriction on holding office
15. Appeal
16. Delegation of powers
17. Government may carry out the functions of the Director
18. Penalties
19. Offences by companies or other bodies
20. Cognizance and trial
21. Presumption as to orders
22. Indemnity
23. Power to make rules
 
 

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