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THE TRAVANCORE-COCHIN LITERARY, SCIENTIFIC AND CHARITABLE SOCIETIES REGISTRATION ACT, 1955
Short title and commencement.
Societies formed by memorandum of association and registration
Memorandum of association
Registered office of society
General meetings and minutes of proceedings of such meetings
Property of society how vested
Suits by and against societies
Suits not to abate
Enforcement of decree against society
Books of accounts to be kept by society
Annual Balance Sheet.
Recovery of penalty accruing under bye-law
Society to keep a register of members
Members liable to be sued as strangers
Members guilty of offences punishable as strangers
Societies enabled to alter, extent or abridge their purposes.
Power to call for accounts and inspection of books, etc
Power to fine any member of the governing body or servant of the society and dismiss him for disobedience
Vacancy to be filled up in accordance with the rules and regulations of the society
Amendments to memorandum or the rules and regulations of a society
Provision for dissolution of societies and adjustment of their affairs
Upon a dissolution no member to receive profit
Application to court for dissolution, framing a scheme, etc.
Handing over of surplus assets by court
Appeals against orders under section 25
Registration of societies found before this Act
Such society to file memorandum, etc., with Registrar
Registrar to maintain a register of societies
Inspection of documents.
To what societies the Act applies
Trial of offences under the Act
Saving of existing societies