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The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows Incorporation Amendment Act

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S.M. 1996, c. 78

THE GRAND LODGE OF MANITOBA OF THE INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODDFELLOWS INCORPORATION AMENDMENT ACT


 

(Assented to November 19, 1996)

WHEREAS The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows was incorporated by An Act to incorporate "The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows", S.M. 1896, c. 37;

AND WHEREAS The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows was continued as a corporation by The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows Incorporation Act, R.S.M. 1990, c. 60;

AND WHEREAS The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows has by its petition prayed that it be enacted as hereinafter set forth, and it is expedient to grant the prayer of the petition;

THEREFORE, HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

R.S.M. 1990, c. 60 amended

1         The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Oddfellows Incorporation Act is amended by this Act.

2         The title is repealed and "The Grand Lodge of Manitoba of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Incorporation Act" is substituted.

3         Section 1 is amended by striking out "Oddfellows" and substituting "Odd Fellows".

4         Subsection 2(1) is amended by striking out "provided that such real estate shall not exceed the sum of $1,000,000.,".

5         Section 3 is amended by striking out

(a) "not to exceed in the whole the sum of $50,000."; and

(b) "subject to the said limitation,".

6         Section 6 is amended by striking out "Oddfellows" and substituting "Odd Fellows".

7         Section 7 is repealed.

8         Section 15 is amended by striking out ": Provided that such devolution of property upon the Grand Lodge shall in no way affect or prejudice the powers conferred thereon for holding property".

Coming into force

9         This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.