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R.S.M. 1990, c. 196
The Transfer of the Assets and Liabilities of The Community Chest of Greater Winnipeg to The United Way of Greater Winnipeg Act
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WHEREAS The Community Chest of Greater Winnipeg (hereinafter referred to as "the chest") was incorporated by An Act to incorporate The Community Chest of Greater Winnipeg, being chapter 104 of the Statutes of Manitoba, 1950 (First Session);
AND WHEREAS by An Act to incorporate the United Way of Greater Winnipeg, being chapter 128 of the Statutes of Manitoba, 1965, United Way of Greater Winnipeg was incorporated and was authorized to take over and assume the existing assets and liabilities of the chest;
AND WHEREAS by agreement in writing dated November 1, 1965, the chest and United Way of Greater Winnipeg entered into an agreement respecting the take-over and assumption of all assets and liabilities of the chest by United Way of Greater Winnipeg ;
AND WHEREAS it was further agreed between the chest and United Way of Greater Winnipeg that the chest would transfer all its estate and interest in any gift or other devise made in favour of the chest;
AND WHEREAS the chest, by its petition, prayed that certain provisions should be enacted;
AND WHEREAS its prayer was granted, and resulted in the enactment of An Act respecting Transfer of the Assets and Liabilities of The Community Chest of Greater Winnipeg to the United Way of Greater Winnipeg and to repeal the Acts of Incorporation of The Community Chest of Greater Winnipeg, assented to April 27, 1966;
AND WHEREAS An Act to incorporate United Way of Greater Winnipeg was subsequently amended to change the name of the corporation to United Way of Winnipeg (hereinafter referred to as "united way") and the Act was re-enacted as The United Way of Winnipeg Incorporation Act;
AND WHEREAS the Minister of Justice has caused the Act to be prepared in English and French for re-enactment in accordance with a judgment dated June 13, 1985 and an order dated November 4, 1985 of the Supreme Court of Canada;
THEREFORE HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
In this Act, "donation" means any gift, grant, legacy, devise, or bequest, of real or personal property, or both, of every nature and wheresoever situated and includes a grant, bequest, or devise, given by trust, will, or other testamentary document.
All assets and liabilities of every description belonging to, or standing in the name of, the chest, as of October 15, 1965, are transferred to, vested in, and charged upon united way.
Any donation made to the chest heretofore or hereafter shall be conclusively deemed to be a donation to united way as if united way was in fact named therein in place and stead of the chest.
NOTE: This Act replaces S.M. 1966, c. 94.