BANKRUPTCY ACT 1966

PART VIII - TRUSTEES  

Division 5 - Vacation of office  

SECTION 184   RELEASE OF REGISTERED TRUSTEE BY OPERATION OF LAW AFTER 7 YEARS  

184(1)   [Release after 7 years]  

If the trustee of the estate of a bankrupt:


(a) is a registered trustee; and


(b) has not already been released from being trustee of the estate under section 183 ;

the trustee is released at the end of 7 years from the date on which the Official Receiver entered in the National Personal Insolvency Index the fact that the administration of the estate was finalised.

184(2)  
(Omitted by No 12 of 1980, s 97.)

184(3)   [Effect of release]  

The release of a trustee from the trusteeship of an estate by force of this section has the same effect as an order of release under section 183 .




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