ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT (Chapters 1 through 182)
CERTAIN RELIGIOUS AND CHARITABLE MATTERS
PARISHES AND RELIGIOUS SOCIETIES
Continuance of existing corporations
Section 1. Every religious society heretofore established or organized under any statute shall continue a body corporate with the powers given to such corporations by law, and with the powers, privileges, liabilities and duties set forth in this chapter; but this chapter shall not impair the existing rights of property of any territorial parish.