No. S 527
People’s Association Act
(Chapter 227)
People’s Association (Community Development
Councils) (Amendment No. 3) Rules 1997
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 9(2)(a) and (b) of the People’s Association Act, the Board of Management of the People’s Association hereby makes the following Rules:
Citation and commencement
1.  These Rules may be cited as the People’s Association (Community Development Councils) (Amendment No. 3) Rules 1997 and shall come into operation on 13th December 1997.
Amendment of rule 7
2.  Rule 7 of the People’s Association (Community Development Councils) Rules (G.N. No. S 162/97) is amended by deleting paragraph (1) and substituting the following paragraphs:
(1)  The Board may appoint from amongst the members not more than 3 Vice-Chairmen of the Council.
(1A)  If for any reason the Chairman is unable to act or the office of Chairman is vacant, a Vice-Chairman of the Council nominated by the Chairman, or in the absence of such a nomination, by the Council, may exercise all or any of the powers conferred, or the duties imposed, on the Chairman under these Rules or any other written law.”.
[G.N. Nos. S 503/97; S 526/97]
Made this 25th day of November 1997.
Deputy Chairman,
Board of Management,
People’s Association,
[PA/D/25/63 Pt. A; AG/LEG/SL/227/96/2 Vol. 2]