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NEW VISION PRINTING AND PUBLISHING CORPORATION ACT.

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   Section

INTERPRETATION.

   1.   Interpretation.

ESTABLISHMENT, SEAL, FUNCTIONS AND POWERS OF THE CORPORATION.

   2.   Establishment of the corporation.

   3.   Functions of the corporation.

   4.   General powers of the corporation.

THE BOARD.

   5.   Board of directors.

   6.   Meetings of the board.

   7.   Remuneration of directors.

STAFF.

   8.   Managing director.

   9.   Editor-in-chief and deputy editor-in-chief.

   10.   Secretary.

   11.   Other staff.

FINANCIAL PROVISIONS.

   12.   Funds of the corporation.

   13.   Borrowing powers.

   14.   Estimates.

   15.   Accounts.

   16.   Audit.

   17.   Investment of surplus funds.

   18.   Corporation to operate on sound financial principles.

MISCELLANEOUS.

   19.   Editorial policy.

   20.   Service of document.

   21.   Annual report.

   22.   Regulations.

CHAPTER 320
NEW VISION PRINTING AND PUBLISHING CORPORATION ACT.

Commencement: 4 September, 1987.

   An Act to establish the New Vision Printing and Publishing Corporation and for other matters connected therewith.

 

INTERPRETATION.

 

1.   Interpretation.

   In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

   (a)   "board" means the board of directors established under section 5;

   (b)   "corporation" means the New Vision Printing and Publishing Corporation established under section 2;

   (c)   "financial year" means the period of 12 months beginning on the 1st"> day of July and ending on the 30th"> day of June;

   (d)   "Minister" means the Minister responsible for information.

 

ESTABLISHMENT, SEAL, FUNCTIONS AND POWERS OF THE CORPORATION.

 

2.   Establishment of the corporation.

   (1) There is established a corporation to be known as the New Vision Printing and Publishing Corporation.

   (2) The corporation shall be a body corporate with perpetual succession and a common seal and may sue or be sued in its corporate name and subject to this Act may do or suffer all such other things as bodies corporate may lawfully do or suffer.

   (3) The application of the seal of the corporation on any document shall be authenticated by the signatures of the chairperson, the managing director and such other director as may be authorised.

   (4) In the absence of the chairperson, two other directors may sign in his or her place, and the person performing the functions of the managing director may sign in the absence of the managing director.

   (5) The signatures of the chairperson, the director and the managing director shall be independent of the signature of any other person who may sign any such document as a witness.

   (6) Every document purporting to be an instrument issued by the corporation and to be sealed by the corporation seal authenticated in the manner provided by this section shall be received and be deemed to be such an instrument without further proof unless the contrary is shown.

 

3.   Functions of the corporation.

   The functions of the corporation shall be to provide printing and publication facilities to both the Government and the general public; and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, the corporation may do the following—

   (a)   publish Government

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