Deeds of Arrangement Amendment Act 1890

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Citation1890 c. 24


Deeds of Arrangement Amendment Act, 1890

(53 & 54 Vict.) CHAPTER 24.

An Act to amend the Law relating to Deeds of Arrangement.

[25th July 1890]

B E it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

S-1 Local registration of deeds of arrangement in Ireland.

1 Local registration of deeds of arrangement in Ireland.

(1)1.—(1.) Where the place of business or residence of a debtor who is party to a deed of arrangement, or is referred to therein, is situate within the jurisdiction of a local court of bankruptcy in Ireland, the Registrar of Deeds of Arrangement in Ireland shall, within three clear days after registration, transmit a copy of such deed of arrangement to the registrar of the local court of bankruptcy in the district in which such place of business or residence is situate.

(2) (2.) Every copy so transmitted shall be filed, kept, and indexed by the registrar of the local court of bankruptcy, and every person shall have the same right to search, inspect, make extracts from, and obtain copies of the registered copy, in the like manner, and upon the like terms, as to payment or otherwise, as near as may be, as in the case of deeds registered under the principal Act.

S-2 Accounts and proposals in petitions for arrangement to be registered.

2 Accounts and proposals in petitions for arrangement to be registered.

(1)2.—(1.) Copies of every petition filed in the court of bankruptcy or a local court of bankruptcy in Ireland, under the provisions of section three hundred and forty-three of the Irish Bankrupt and Insolvent Act, 1857 , and of the affidavit of assets and liabilities and proceedings instituted by creditors now required from the petitioning debtor by the general orders of the court of bankruptcy or local court of bankruptcy, as the case may be, shall be filed in the bills of sale office of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court.

(2) (2.) Such copies shall be filed in the said office within two days after the originals have been filed in such court of bankruptcy, and shall be accompanied by an affidavit of the petitioning debtor, which shall set forth, in addition to any prescribed particulars, the place or places where his business is carried on, the title of the firm or firms under which he carries on business, and the names and...

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