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1. This Act may be cited as the Bureau of Rehabilitation Act, No. 2 of 2023, and the provisions of this Act other than this section shall come into operation on such date as the Minister may appoint by Order published in the Gazette (hereinafter referred to as the "appointed date"). The provisions of this section shall come into operation on the date on which this Act becomes an Act of Parliament.
2. Establishment of the Bureau of Rehabilitation
3. Objective of the Bureau
4. Powers, duties and functions of the Bureau
5. Administration and management of the Bureau vested in the Council
6. Constitution of the Council
7. Chairperson of the Council
8. Disqualifications from being a member of the Council
9. Term of office
10. Resignation and removal
11. Quorum and meetings of the Council
12. Acts or proceedings of the Commission deemed not to be invalid by reason of any vacancy
13. Remuneration of the members of the Council
14. Seal of the Bureau
15. Appointment of the Chief Executive Officer of the Bureau
16. Staff of the Bureau
17. Use of services of officers of Department of Health, etc.
18. Fund of the Bureau
19. Financial year and audit of accounts
20. Delegation of the powers of the Council
21. Protection of officers of the Bureau from suit or prosecution
22. Centres for Rehabilitation
23. Supply of drugs
24. Duty to maintain secrecy
25. Striking etc. of persons under treatment
26. Obstruction of employees an offence
27. Apprehension of persons escaping
28. Penalties for contraventions for which no specific provisions have been made
29. Database
30. Bureau deemed to be a Scheduled Institution within the meaning of the Bribery Act
31. Members, Commissioner-General, officers and employees of the Bureau deemed to be public servants
32. Directions of the Minister
33. Rules
34. Regulations
35. Savings
36. Interpretation
37. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency