COSRECI Transcript of Constitution and General Rules
Articles Four, Five, Six and Seven
Please note the word institutions
is an educated guess based upon the title of the Article.
ARTICLE FOUR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Institutions
Section 1. . . . . . . . Establishment.
The Board of Trustees shall establish such seminaries, schools, study center and other institutes of learning at such times and places as it deems advisable, provided that such establishments exist for the furtherance of the religion of Scientology.
Section 2. . . . . . . .Teaching Faculty.
The Board of Trustees shall appoint qualified persons to the teaching faculties of established institutions
for such period of time and on such terms as it deems necessary for the betterment of research, education and study.
ARTICLE FIVE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Subordinate
The Board of Trustees shall by Charter establish such subordinate Colleges and study groups, appoint such officers to administer them on such terms as it deems necessary for the propagation of the faith.
The names of such subordinate Colleges or study groups shall be first approved by the Board of Trustees.
The members of such subordinate Colleges or study groups may adopt such bylaws as are consistant with the Constitution and General Rules or Special Rules made thereunder as the Board of Trustees may ratify for limited application to such subordinate Colleges or study groups.
ARTICLE SIX………………………. Dissolution.
The Board of Trustees shall be authorized at any time to dissolve the College in whole or in part subject to the relevant statutory provisions. Any surplus assets will be transferred to a person which exists wholly and exclusively for the purpose of furthering the doctrines and Creed of the religion of Scientology as formulated by its Founder, L. Ron Hubbard.
Section I[/b]. . . . .General
Unless the context otherwise requires, the singular shall include the plural and vice versa and the masculine shall include the feminine gender.
Section 2.. . . .Particular.
The definitions of this section are to assist in the interpretation of this Constitution and General Rules.
(a) “Special Rule” means a Rule passed by the Board of Trustees, and “By law” means a rule ratified by the Board of Trustees.
(b)”The College” unless the context otherwise requires means the Church of Scientology Religious Education College.
(c)”Religion” means the system, worship and human recognition of superhuman controlling power and the effect of this on the conduct of normal human beings.