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The Official Receiver's Act, 1938 (Bengal Act)

( ACT NO. VII OF 1938 )

Power of Government to make rules
11. (1) The Government may make rules for carrying into effect the objects of this Act in regard to those functions of the Official Receiver which are discharged under the administrative control of the Government.
(2) In particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power such rules may provide for-
(a) the distribution of work between the Official Receiver and any Deputy Official Receiver;
(b) the payment or recovery of any sums by the Government under section 6;
(c) the fees to be charged by the Official Receiver under section 7 and the manner in which the same are to be collected and accounted for;
(d) the authority referred to in sections 8 and 9 and the manner in which fees, remuneration or interest and profits on investments shall be paid and transferred thereto;
(e) the receipts, payments and accounts of the Official Receiver;
(f) the audit of the accounts of the Official Receiver; (g) the safe custody of such monies and securities as may come into the hands of, or under the control of, the Official Receiver;
(h) the deductions referred to in sub-section (1) of section 9 and the sums which shall be paid into the account of the Official Receiver under clause (b) thereof;
(i) the procedure to be followed in making payments into, and withdrawals from, the account referred to in section 9;
(j) the investment of monies and the realisation of investments under section 9;
(k) the payments referred to in sub-section (2) of section 9.

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