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Cathedrals Measure 1963

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  1. Introductory Text

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  3. Provisions required to be included in the constitutions and statutes of cathedral churches

    1. 6. Relationship of bishops to their cathedral churches.

    2. 7. Provisions relating to the governing bodies of dean and chapter cathedrals.

    3. 8. Provisions relating to the governing bodies of parish church cathedrals.

    4. 9. Two residentiary canons to be engaged exclusively on cathedral duties.

    5. 10. Further provisions required to be included in constitutions and statutes of cathedral churches.

  4. Provisons which may be included in the constitutions and statutes of cathedral churches

    1. 11. Further provisions which may be included in constitutions and statutes of cathedral churches.

    2. 12. Provisions as to parishes of parish church cathedrals.

    3. 13. Power to make rules or bye-laws.

  5. Power for parish church cathedrals to become dean and chapter cathedrals

    1. 14. Power for parish church cathedrals to become dean and chapter cathedrals.

  6. Provisions as to property

    1. 15. Transfer of land vested in a dignitary to dean and chapter.

    2. 16. Transfer to cathedral chapter of property vested in provosts.

    3. 17. Provisions as to property of benefices of parish church cathedrals.

    4. 18. Moneys standing to credit of repair accounts of benefices of parish church cathedrals.

    5. 19. Schemes for transfer of property to Church Commissioners and capitular bodies.

    6. 20. Acquisition and disposal of land by cathedral bodies.

    7. 21. Investment powers, etc., of capitular bodies.

    8. 22. Provisions as to proceeds of land forming part of endowment of cathedral church.

    9. 23. Use of moneys forming part of endowment of cathedral church.

    10. 24. Provision as to moneys held by Church Commissioners on behalf of a cathedral church.

    11. 25. Use of endowment capital for emergency repairs to cathedral church.

    12. 26. Allocation of houses for use of cathedral clergy.

    13. 27. Plans for inspection and repair of cathedral property.

  7. Financial provisions

    1. 28. Payment of stipends of dean or provost and two canons by Church Commissioners.

    2. 29. Augmentation of stipends of canons holding office at passing of Measure.

    3. 30. Payment towards expenses incurred by newly appointed deans, provosts and canons.

    4. 31. Grants for the payment of stipends and salaries.

    5. 32. Grants for houses to be occupied by clerks holding office in the cathedral church.

    6. 33. Grants for repair of chancels.

    7. 34. Loans for acquisition and improvement of cathedral property.

    8. 35. Borrowing powers of capitular bodies.

    9. 36. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

    10. 37. Payment of cost of appeals against schemes.

    11. 38. Accounts.

  8. Special provisions relating to certain cathedral churches

    1. 39. Charge on capitular revenues of Birmingham cathedral.

    2. 40. Provisions as to Newcastle Chapter Endowment Fund.

    3. 41. Provisions as to canonry annexed to archdeaconry of Norfolk.

    4. 42. Provision for appointment of additional canon at Oxford.

    5. 43.Further provisions as to Oxford

    6. 44. Provisions as to Southwark.

  9. Miscellaneous and general

    1. 45. Amendment of Representation of the Laity Measure, 1956.

    2. 46. Repeals of provisions of constitutions and statutes relating to amounts of stipends.

    3. 47. Determination of questions as to cathedral duties.

    4. 48. Saving for Crown rights.

    5. 49. Transfer of property by schemes.

    6. 50. Saving for existing interests.

    7. 51. Charities.

    8. 52. Interpretation.

    9. 53. Certain enactments to cease to apply to cathedral corporations.

    10. 54. Repeals and transitional provisions.

    11. 55. Extent of Measure.

    12. 56. Short title.


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