1. Home
  2. Docs
  3. WP&UP Constitution
  4. 30. Interpretation

30. Interpretation

In this constitution:
connected person” means:

  1. a child, parent, grandchild, grandparent, brother or sister of the charity trustee;
  2. the spouse or civil partner of the charity trustee or of any person falling within sub-clause (a) above;
  3. a person carrying on business in partnership with the charity trustee or with any person falling within sub-clause (a) or (b) above;
  4. an institution which is controlled –
    1. by the charity trustee or any connected person falling within sub-clause (a), (b), or (c) above; or
    2. by two or more persons falling within sub-clause (d)(i), when taken together
  5. a body corporate in which –
    1. the charity trustee or any connected person falling within sub-clauses (a) to (c) has a substantial interest; or
    2. two or more persons falling within sub-clause (e)(i) who, when taken together, have a substantial interest.

Section 118 of the Charities Act 2011 apply for the purposes of interpreting the terms used in this constitution.

General Regulations” means the Charitable Incorporated Organisations (General) Regulations 2012.

Dissolution Regulations” means the Charitable Incorporated Organisations (Insolvency and Dissolution) Regulations 2012.

The “Communications Provisions” means the Communications Provisions in [Part 10, Chapter 4] of the General Regulations.

Charity Trustee” means a charity trustee of the CIO.

A “poll” means a counted vote or ballot, usually (but not necessarily) in writing.

Was this article helpful to you? Yes No

How can we help?