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UGANDA LAW SOCIETY ACT.

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS.

   Section

PART I
INTERPRETATION.

   1.   Interpretation.

PART II
ESTABLISHMENT OF THE SOCIETY.

   2.   Establishment of the Uganda Law Society.

   3.   Objects.

PART III
MEMBERSHIP.

   4.   Membership.

   5.   Honorary membership.

   6.   Annual subscription.

   7.   No entrance fee payable.

   8.   Termination of membership.

PART IV
COUNCIL.

   9.   Constitution of the council.

   10.   Powers of the council.

   11.   Committees and delegation.

   12.   Procedure.

PART V
OTHER OFFICERS.

   13.   Officers.

   14.   Law Council.

PART VI
MISCELLANEOUS.

   15.   General meetings.

   16.   Requisitioning a general meeting.

   17.   Voting.

   18.   General meeting to act by simple majority.

   19.   Alteration of resolutions.

   20.   Convening and procedure.

   21.   Custody and use of seal.

   22.   Minutes.

   23.   Accounts to be kept.

   24.   Report and accounts.

   25.   Regulations.

 

CHAPTER 276
UGANDA LAW SOCIETY ACT.

Commencement: 27 December, 1956.

   An Act to make provision for the incorporation of the Uganda Law Society and to make provision for its powers, duties and responsibilities.

 

PART I
INTERPRETATION.

 

1.   Interpretation.

   In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

   (a)   "advocate" has the same meaning as in the Advocates Act;

   (b)   "council" means the council established under section 9;

   (c)   "Law Council" means the Law Council established under section 2 of the Advocates Act;

   (d)   "rules committee" means the Rules Committee established under section 40 of the Judicature Act;

   (e)   "society" means the body corporate established under section 2;

   (f)   "special resolution" means a resolution passed by a majority of not less than two-thirds of such members of the society as, being entitled to do so, vote in person or by proxy at a general meeting of the society, duly convened with full notice of the intention to propose such resolution.

 

PART II
ESTABLISHMENT OF THE SOCIETY.

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