Sports (Amendment)

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Published: 2005

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Sports (Amendment)
Sports (Amendment)


BE it enacted by the Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka as follows :-

[23rd September

, 2005 ]

Short title.

1.This Act may be cited as the Sports (Amendment)

Act, No. 33 of 2005.

Amendment of section 18 of the principal enactment,

2.Section 18 of the Sports Law, No. 25 of 1973 (hereinafter referred to as the "principal enactment") is hereby amended by the repeal of paragraph (b) of subsection (2) of that section and the substitution therefor, of the following paragraph :

"(b) members, if any of the International Olympic Committee who are Sri Lankan Nationals, who shall be ex-officio members.".

Replacement of section 18A of the principal enactment,

3.Section 18A of the principal enactment is hereby

replaced and, the following section substituted therefor :

Term of office of Committee

18A. Every member of such Committee, other than the ex-officio members, shall hold office for a term of four years.".

Amendment of section 21 of the principal enactment.

4.Section 21 of the principal enactment is hereby

amended by the repeal of paragraph (e) of that section.

Sinhala text to prevail in case of any inconsistency.

5.In the event of any inconsistency between the Sinhala And Tamil texts of this Act, the Sinhala text shall prevail.