Bulletin Supplement Jun 1964

H O N G K O N G N o . 2 8 O F 1 9 6 3 . I assent. R . B . B L A C K, Governor. 19th September, 1963. An Ordinance to establish the Chinese University of Hong Kong, to provide for its incorporation, constitution, functions and matters connecte d therewith. Preamble. WHEREAS it is desirable to establish a University with a federal constitution in which the principal language of instruction shall be Chinese— (a) to assist in the preservation, dissemination, communication and increase of knowledge ; (b) to provide with the Colleges regular courses of instructio n in the humanities, the sciences and other branches of learning of a standard required and expected of a University of the highest standing ; (c) to stimulate the intellectual and cultural development of Hong Kong and thereby to assist in promoting its economic and social welfare: Now, THEREFORE, BE it enacted by the Governor of Hong Kong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows一 Short title and commencement. 1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Chinese University of Hong Kong Ordinance, 1963, and shall come into operation on a day to be appointed by the Governor by Proclamation in the Gazette. Interpretation. 2. (1) In this Ordinance and in any Statutes made thereunder, unless the context otherwise requires— "Appointed Teachers", "Recognized Lecturers" and "Directors of University Studies" respectively mean the Appointed Teachers, Recognized Lecturers and Directors of University Studies of the University as provided by section 18; "approved course of study" means a course of study approved by the Senate ; "Board of Governors" means the Board of Governors or Board of Trustees of a College ; "Chancellor", "Vice-Chancellor", "Pro-Vice-Chancellor" and "Treasurer", respectively mean the Chancellor, Vice-Chancellor, Pro-Vice-Chancello r and Treasurer of the University; "College" means a college of the University as provided b y section 5 ; "Council", "Senate", "Convocation", "Faculties" and "Boards of Studies" respectively mean the Council, Senate, Convocation , Faculties and Boards of Studies of the University ; 2