CONSTITUTION

   
 

CONSTITUTION OF KWAZULU-NATAL DEAF ASSOCIATION (As Amended)

 

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  15. RESOLUTIONS
    Any Resolution passed by the Management Committee or by the Members at any general meeting shall be conclusively evidenced by a copy of the Minutes of such Meeting as signed by the Chairman
     
  16. LIMITATION OF RIGHTS AND LIABILITIES OF MEMBERS
    No member shall, purely by his membership, incur any personal financial liability in respect of any claim or action brought against the Association
     
  17. ALTERATIONS OR ADDITIONS TO THE CONSTITUTION
    This Constitution may not be altered, amended or added to, except at a Biennial General Meeting or a Special General Meeting and such alterations, amendments or additions must be approved of by at least two-thirds of the members present and entitled to vote
     
  18. WINDING UP OR DISSOLUTION OF THE ASSOCIATION
    a) The Association may be dissolved if at least two thirds of the members present and voting at the General Meeting of Members convened for the purpose of considering such matter are in favour of dissolution.  Not less than twenty one (21) day's notice shall be given of such meeting and the Notice convening the meeting shall clearly state that the question of dissolution of the Association and the disposal of its assets will be considered.  If there is no quorum at such General Meeting, the meeting shall stand adjourned for not less than one week and the Members attending such adjourned meeting shall constitute a quorum
 
    b) If upon dissolution of the Association there remain any assets whatsoever after the satisfaction of all its debts and liabilities, such assets shall not be paid to or distributed among its members but shall be given to such other organisation(s) (preferably having similar objectives) which are authorised to collect contributions in terms of the Non-Profit Organisations Act, 1997 (Act 71 of 1997) as may be decided to dissolve the Association or, in default of such decision, as may be decided by the Director: Non-Profit Organisations