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MALAWI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   SECTION

PART I
PRELIMINARY

   1.   Short title

   2.   Interpretation

PART II
THE MALAWI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

   3.   Establishment of the Institute

   4.   Objects of the Institute

PART III
BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE INSTITUTE

   5.   Establishment of Board of Governors

   6.   Composition of the Board

   7.   Co-opted persons

   8.   Meetings of the Board

   9.   Powers and functions of the Board

   10.   Non-liability of members of the Board and staff of the Institute

PART IV
MANAGEMENT OF THE INSTITUTE

   11.   Appointment of the Principal and other staff of the Institute

PART V
FINANCIAL PROVISIONS

   12.   Funds, accounts and audit

   13.   Remuneration and expenses of members of the Board

   14.   Bank account

PART VI
MISCELLANEOUS

   15.   Property of the Institute

   16.   Transitional vesting provisions

   17.   Non-disclosure of information

   18.   Regulations

       Schedule

7 of 1989

An Act to provide for the establishment of the Malawi Institute of Management; its incorporation and to provide for matters incidenta thereto or connected therewith

[26TH APRIL 1989]

PART I
PRELIMINARY

1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Malawi Institute of Management Act.

2.   Interpretation

   In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

   “Board” means the Board of Governors for the Institute established under section 5;

   “Chairman” means the Chairman of the Board appointed and designated as such under section 6 (1) (a);

   “Institute” means the Malawi Institute of Management established under section 3;

   “Principal” means an officer of the Institute appointed and designated as such under section 11;

   “participant” means a person enrolled on a training programme conducted by the institute;

   “statutory body” means a local authority, a cooperative society and any body of persons, corporate or unincorporate, established by or under any written law or declared as such under any written law.

PART II
THE MALAWI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

3.   Establishment of the Institute

    There is hereby established an institute to be known as the Malawi Institute of Management which shall be a body corporate, by that name, having perpetual succession and a common seal and shall, by that name, be capable of suing and being sued and of purchasing or otherwise acquiring, holding and alienating moveable or immoveable property and, subject to the provisions of this Act, of doing or performing all such acts or things as bodies corporate may by law do or perform.

4.   Objects of the Institute

   The objects of the Institute shall be—

   (a)   to provide training programmes and seminars and workshops aimed at upgrading and improving managerial skills of managers in the public service, statutory bodies and the private sector; and

   (b)   to provide management consultancy services to the Government, statutory bodies and the private sector.

PART III
BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR THE INSTITUTE

5.   Establishment of Board of Governors

   (1) There is hereby established a body to be known as the Board of Governors for the Institute.

   (2) The operations of the Institute shall be governed by the Board which, subject to any special or general directions of the Minister, may exercise all powers and functions otherwise vested in the Board by this Act.

6.   Composition of the Board

   (1) Subject to subsection (3), the Board shall consist of—

   (a)   a public officer of the rank of Principal Secretary, not being a public officer serving by virtue of paragraph (b), (c) (d) or (e) appointed by the Minister and whom the Minister shall designate as Chairman of the Board;

   (b)   the Secretary for Personnel Management and Training who shall be the Vice-Chairman;

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