2016 New York Laws
RCO - Religious Corporations
Article 2 - (Religious Corporations) GENERAL PROVISIONS
- 3 - Filing and recording certificates of incorporation of religious corporations.
- 4 - Property of unincorporated society transferred by its incorporation.
- 4-A - Age qualifications of voters.
- 5 - General powers and duties of trustees of religious corporations.
- 5-A - Investment of funds.
- 5-B - (Enacted without section heading).
- 6 - Acquisition of property by religious corporations for branch institutions; establishment, maintenance and management thereof.
- 7 - Acquisition of property by religious corporations for cemetery purposes; management thereof.
- 7-A - Deeds for cemetery purposes; presumption.
- 8 - Lot owners' rights.
- 8-A - Reacquisition of a lot, plot or part thereof by a cemetery.
- 9 - Removal of human remains from one cemetery of a religious corporation to another cemetery owned by it.
- 10 - Acquisition of property by two or more religious corporations for a common parsonage.
- 11 - Correction and confirmation of conveyances to religious corporations.
- 12 - Sale, mortgage and lease of real property of religious corporations.
- 13 - Consolidation or merger of incorporated churches.
- 14 - Judicial investigation of amount of property of religious corporations.
- 15 - Corporations with governing authority over, or advisory relations with, churches or synods, or both.
- 15-A - Consolidation of incorporated presbyteries.
- 15-B - Consolidation or merger of incorporated Presbyterian and Lutheran synods.
- 16 - Property of extinct churches.
- 17 - Property of extinct Free Baptist churches.
- 17-A - Property of extinct Seventh Day Baptist churches and Seventh Day Baptist religious societies.
- 17-B - Property of extinct Presbyterian churches in connection with the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).
- 17-C - Property of Lutheran congregations.
- 18 - Dissolution of religious corporations.
- 19 - Corporations for organizing and maintaining mission churches and Sunday schools.
- 20 - Corporations for acquiring parsonages for district superintendents and camp-meeting grounds.
- 21 - Corporations for acquiring camp-meeting grounds for the Reformed Methodist denomination.
- 21-A - Corporations for acquiring lands for parsonage or camp-meeting purposes for the Free Methodist denomination.
- 22 - Establishing and maintaining a home for aged poor.
- 23 - Powers of churches created by special laws.
- 24 - Government of churches incorporated prior to January first, eighteen hundred and twenty-eight.
- 25 - Pastoral relation.
- 26 - Worship.
- 27 - Reservation as to Baptist churches, churches of the United Church of Christ and Congregational Christian churches.
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