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Native Co-operative Societies Ordinance 1935 (No. 2 of 1935).

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This Ordinance makes provision for the control, registration and management of cooperative societies formed by natives. "Society" means a society which has for its objects the promotion of the economic interests or of other interests of its members in accordance with cooperative principles or a society established for the purpose of facilitating the operations of such societies. Control shall be carried out by the Administrator of Nauru. In order to ensure the good management and conduct of societies operating on the Island of Nauru, the Administrator may require a society to be registered under this Ordinance. The Administrator may for any registered society or class of such societies make rules to carry out the purposes of this Ordinance.
Long title of text
An Ordinance to control the Native Co-operative Societies on Nauru.
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