New York Consolidated Laws, Religious Corporations Law - RCO

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  • Article 1. Short Title and Definitions
  • Article 2. General Provisions
  • Article 3. Protestant Episcopal Parishes or Churches
  • Article 3-A. Apostolic Episcopal Parishes or Churches
  • Article 3-B. Parishes or Churches of the Holy Orthodox Church in America
  • Article III-C. Parishes or Churches of the American Patriarchal Orthodox Church
  • Article 4. Presbyterian Churches
  • Article 5. Roman Catholic Churches
  • Article 5-A. Christian Orthodox Catholic Churches of the Eastern Confession
  • Article 5-B. Ruthenian Greek Catholic Churches
  • Article 5-C. Churches of the Orthodox Church in America
  • Article 6. Reformed Dutch, Reformed Presbyterian and Lutheran Churches
  • Article 7. Baptist Churches
  • Article 8. Churches of the United Church of Christ, Congregational Christian and Independent Churches
  • Article 8-A. Churches of the Ukrainian Orthodox Churches of America
  • Article 8-B. Churches of the Holy Ukrainian Autocephalic Orthodox Church in Exile
  • Article 9. Free Churches
  • Article IX-A. Churches of Christ, Scientist
  • Article 10. Other Denominations
  • Article 11. Union Churches
  • Article 11-A. Free Methodist Churches
  • Article 12. Laws Repealed;  When to Take Effect
  • Article 13. Spiritualist Churches
  • Article XIV. Churches of the Nazarene
  • Article XV. Orthodox Greek Catholic (Eastern Orthodox) Churches
  • Article XVI. Spiritualist Churches Connected with the National Spiritualist Association
  • Article 17. Methodist Churches
  • Article XVIII. Churches of the Byelorussian Autocephalic Orthodox Church in America
  • Article 19. Unitarian and Universalist Societies
  • Article 20. Assemblies of God Churches
  • Article 21. Coptic Orthodox Churches
  • Article 22. Organizations of the Hindu Faith
  • Article 23. Organizations of the Sikh Faith
  • Article 24. Organizations of the Islamic Faith

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