Architects039 Registration - Preliminary Ss 12

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ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

SECTION



PART I
Preliminary

1. Short title

2. Interpretation



PART II
Architects' Registration Council

3. Establishment

of Council

4. Seal of

Council

5. Membership

of Council

6. Institute

to elect members

7. Powers and

functions of Council

8. Tenure of

office

9. Minister's

power to appoint members required to be elected

10. Disqualification,

removal and resignation

11. Filling of

vacancies

12. Alternate

and co-opted members

13. Committees

of Council

14. Election

of Chairperson and Vice Chairperson

15. Meetings

of Council

16. Meetings

of committees of Council

17. Disclosure

of interest

18. Validity

of decisions and acts of Council

19. Reports to

the Minister

20. Remuneration

and allowance



PART III
Registrar, Register and Registration

21. Registrar

22. Register

23. Qualification

for registration

24. Procedure

for registration

25. Temporary

registration

26. Certificate

of registration

27. Refusal to

register

28. Suspension

of registration

29. Removal

from the register

30. Restoration

of name to the register

31. Appeal

against refusal to register, etc.

32. Return of

registration certificate to Registrar

33. Register

to be prima facie evidence

34. Offences

in connection with the register



PART IV
Disciplinary and other Inquiry

35. Inquiries

by Council

36. Disregard

of summons, etc.

37. Powers of

Council at inquiry

38. Disciplinary

powers of Council

39. Architect

becoming unfit to practise

40. Appeal

against decision of Council at inquiry

41. Publication

of outcome of proceedings



PART V
Financial Provisions

42. Revenues

of Council

43. Financial

year

44. Accounts

and audit

45. Annual

report



PART VI
General

46. Indemnity

47. Transitional

provisions

48. Effect of

registration

49. Offence

and penalty

50. Exemptions

51. Regulations



Act

23, 2008,

S.I. 20, 2009.

An Act to establish the Architects'

Registration Council; to provide for the registration of architects; to provide

for the regulation of the practice of architecture and for matters incidental

thereto.

[Date

of Commencement: 23rd March 2009]










Part:I Preliminary ss 12




[Ch6108s1]1. Short title

This Act may be cited as the

Architects' Registration Act.

[Ch6108s2]2. Interpretation

In this Act, unless the

context otherwise requires-

"architect"

means a person who is registered as an architect under section 24;

"committee"

means a committee of the Council;

"Council"

means the Architects' Registration Council established under section 3;

"Chairperson"

means the Chairperson of the Council;

"member"

means a member of the Council;

"register"

means the register of architects established and maintained under section 22;

and

"Institute"

means a body registered under the Cap. 18:01 Societies Act, which

adequately demonstrates to the Minister that it is representative of the

majority of architects practising in Botswana at any given time.