17. Specialist Classes of Domestic Funds

(1) The DFSA may, by Rules, prescribe the circumstances in which any type of a Domestic Fund is to be treated as a specialist class of a Domestic Fund.
(2) Without limiting the generality of Article 17(1), the DFSA may, by Rules, prescribe:
(a) the circumstances in which a Domestic Fund will be treated as an Islamic Fund;
(b) the requirements applicable to such a Fund, including the appointment where appropriate of a Shari'a Supervisory Board; and
(c) any requirements relating to a Shari'a Supervisory Board appointed to an Islamic Fund such as its formation, membership, conduct and operation.