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C.C.S.M. c. R70: Table of Contents

C.C.S.M. c. R70

The Religious Societies' Lands Act

1(1) Definitions
2 Resolution, when considered adopted
3(1) Holding of lands for church or religious purposes
(2) Municipal consent to cemetery
4 Mode of appointment of trustees
5 Trustees of cemetery need not be same as trustees holding other land
6(1) Trustees becoming corporation
(2) Filing of resolution with minister
(3) Certified copy as proof
7(1) Resolution for change of corporate name
(2) Filing of resolution
(3) Proof of matters stated in resolution
8 Trustee's term of office
9 Effect of vacancy
10(1) Removal and appointment of trustee
(2) Effect of appointment
11(1) Signature and entry of resolution in book
(2) Copy as proof
(3) Effect of failure to enter or sign book
(4) Certified copy as proof
12(1) Form of conveyances, etc., to trustees
(2) Powers of unincorporated trustees
13(1) Deeds to trustees heretofore made, valid
(2) Where several names are used
14(1) Time within which conveyance or transfer to trustees must be registered
(2) Idem
15 Trustees may mortgage land
16 Power of trustees to release equity of redemption
17 May lease land for term not exceeding 21 years
18(1) Renewal of lease
(2) Specification of mode of ascertaining rent or value of improvements
19(1) Consent to lease required
(2) Lease prohibited if land required by society
20 Power of trustees
21 Resolution for sale of land
22(1) Sanction of judge to sale required
(2) Second sanction not required
23 Confirmation of irregular sales
24 Power of trustees to convey lands
25 Trustees may transfer property on society uniting with another
26(1) Assent to transfer
(2) Transfer may be sanctioned by judge
27(1) Transfer of cemetery to a company for the purpose
(2) Society may be shareholder in cemetery company
28 Detailed statement to be shown to society
29(1) Power of judge to call trustees to account
(2) Costs of application