BANKRUPTCY ACT 1966

PART VIII - TRUSTEES  

Division 5 - Vacation of office  

SECTION 184A   RELEASE OF THE OFFICIAL TRUSTEE  

184A(1)   [Official Trustee not personally liable]  

Where the Official Trustee becomes the trustee of the estate of a bankrupt upon the release of a registered trustee under section 183 or 184 , the Official Trustee does not become personally liable, by reason of its so becoming the trustee, in respect of an act done, default made or liability incurred by a prior trustee.

184A(2)   [Release after 7 years]  

The Official Trustee is released from being trustee of the estate of a bankrupt 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.

184A(3) - (7)  
(Omitted by No 44 of 1996, Sch 1, Pt 1(319).)




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