The Multi-State Co-operative Societies Act `2002

An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to co-operative societies, with objects not confined to one State and serving the interests of members in more than one State, to facilitate the voluntary formation and democratic functioning of co-operative s as peoples institutions based on self-help and mutual aid and to enable them to promote their economic and social betterment and to provide functional autonomy and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. PRELIMINARY

  2. CENTRAL REGISTRAR AND REGISTRATION OF MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES

  3. REGISTRATION AND FUNCTIONS OF FEDERAL CO-OPERATIVES

  4. MEMBERS OF MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES AND THEIR DUTIES, RIGHTS AND LIABILITIES

  5. DIRECTION AND MANAGEMENT OF MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES

  6. PRIVILEGES OF MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES

  7. PROPERTIES AND FUNDS OF MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES

  8. AUDIT, ENQUIRY, INSPECTION AND SURCHARGE

  9. SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES

  10. WINDING UP OF MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETY

  11. EXECUTION OF DECREES, ORDERS AND DECISIONS

  12. APPEALS AND REVIEW

  13. SOCIETIES WHICH BECOME MULTI-STATE CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES CONSEQUENT ON REORGANISATION OF STATES

  14. OFFENCES AND PENALTIES

  15. MISCELLANEOUS