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THE OFFICIAL RECEIVER’S ACT, 1938

(BENGAL ACT VII OF 1938).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 22nd September, 1938  
  
     An Act to provide for the administration and control of the Office of Official Receiver of the High Court Division. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the administration and control of the office of Official Receiver of the High Court Division;

It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Appointment, status, rights, liabilities, etc., of Official Receiver and Deputy Official Receiver
4. Appointment of Official Receiver as receiver and his duties, rights and liabilities as such
5. Conditions of receivership
6. Liability of Government revenues in certain case
7. Fees
8. Transfer and payment of fees
9. Account of Official Receiver, investments and proceeds of investments
10. Suits by or against the Official Receiver
11.Power of Government to make rules
 
 

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