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10 January 2008

Uganda Government Gazette dated 2008-01-10 number 3

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Vol. CI No. 3                                     10th January, 2008                                 Price: Shs. 1000

                          CONTENTS                    Page    ARTICLE 6
                                                              Provides for a new insertion on the RIGHTS AND DUTIES
The Political Parties and Organisations Act—Notice    7-8     OF THE MEMBERS.
The Companies Act—Notices ...           ...  ...         8
                                                              ARTICLE 7
                                                              Provides for a new insertion         on GENDER AND
                                                              AFFIRMATIVE ACTION.
General Notice No. 8 of 2008.
                                                              CHAPTER III- PARTY STRUCTURES
THE POLITICAL PARTIES AND ORGANISATIONS ACT
                     No 18 OF 2005                            ARTICLE 8
                    SECTION 11(2)                             Provides for the repeal and replacement              for   the
                        NOTICE                                ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE.
b NOTIFICATION OF INTENDED CHANGES IN THE
                                                              CHAPTER IV-PARTY ORGANS
   PARTY, NAME, CONSTITUTION, COLOURS AND
  SYMBOLS OF SOCIAL DEMOCRATS OF UGANDA.                      ARTICLE 9
Notice is hereby given by the Electoral Commission in         Provides for a new insertion on the NATIONAL
                                                              CONFERENCE OF THE PARTY.
accordance with Section 11(2) of the Political Parties and
Organisations Act, No 18 of 2005 that Social Democrats of     ARTICLE 10
Uganda intends to alter/change its Name. Constitution,        Provide for replacement and repeal of the DUTIES AND
Colours and Symbols as in the Schedules to the Notice.        POWERS OF THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE.
                             SCHEDULE 1                       ARTICLE 11
                                                              Provides for a new insertion on the NATIONAL COUNCIL.
    .AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE
       SOCIAL DEMOCRATS OF UGANDA (SDU):                      .ARTICLE 12
PREFACE:                                                      Provides for amendments and additional provisions to the
The founders of this Party named it the Social Democrats of   NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE.
Uganda (SDU) and it was registered as so in 2004. with its    .ARTICLE 13
symbol as a torch and Motto "You say we do”                   Provides for a new Insertion on the NATIONAL
 The first National Convention of the SDU sitting at          WORKING COMMITTEE.
 Kampala on 11th November. 2007 resolved to adopt the
                                                              .ARTICLE 14
 decision of the National Executive Committee of the SDU to
 amend the Constitution and most particularly to Change the   Provides for a new insertion on the DUTIES AND
 Name to Social Democratic Party iSDP). Colours to            FUNCTIONS OF THE NATIONAL PARTY LEADERS.
(Orange. White and Green. Mono to Justice for all and         CHAPTER V -P.ARTY BRANCHES
 Symbols to an Orange Rose Flower.
                                                              ARTICLE 15
The Office of the Secretary General has according to the      Provides for additional provisions on the Party's REGIONS
requirements of the Political Parties and Organizations Act   Structures.
notified and submitted to the Electoral Commission
Amendments to the Constitution which in summary' stand as     ARTICLE 16
hereto attached:                                              Provides for a new insertion for the creation of the Party's
                                                              REGIONAL BRANCH.
PREAMBLE
The Preamble of the Constitution is amended and replaced.     ARTICLE 17
                                                              Provides for a new insertion             on    the    Party's
CHAPTER I- THE PARTY
                                                              INSTITUTIONAL BRANCH.
ARTICLE 1
Provides for the repeal and replacement of the PARTY NAME.    ARTICLE 18
ARTICLE 2                                                     Provides for additions to the initial provisions on the
Provides for repeal and replacement of the AIMS AND           DISTRICT BRANCH.
OBJECTIVES.
                                                              ARTICLE 19
ARTICLE 3                                                     Provides for a new insertion             on    the    Party's
Provides for a new insertion on the CHARACTER OF THE          CONSTITUENCY BRANCH.
PARTY.
ARTICLE 4                                                     ARTICLE 20
Provides amendments for the PARTY HEADQUARTERS.               Provides for a new insertion on the Party's LOWER
Chapter II -MEMBERSHIP                                        BRANCHES.
ARTICLE 5                                                     CHAPTER VI- QUALIFICATION, TERMS AND ELECTION
Provides amendments and replacement for MEMBERSHIP.           TO PARTY OFFICE.

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