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THE TRUSTS ACT, 1882

(ACT NO. II OF 1882).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 13th January, 1882  
  
     1 An Act to define and amend the law relating to Private Trusts and Trustees.
 
Preamble
    WHEREAS it is expedient to define and amend the law relating to private trusts and trustees; It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title Commencemen
Local extent Savings
2. [Omitted]
3. Interpretation-clause
Expressions defined in Act IX of 1872
CHAPTER II
OF THE CREATION OF TRUSTS
4. Lawful purpose
5. Trust of immoveable property
Trust of moveable property
6. Creation of trust
7. Who may create trusts
8. Subject of trust
9. Who may be beneficiary
Disclaimer by beneficiary
10. Who may be trustee
No one bound to accept trust
Acceptance of trust
Disclaimer of trust
CHAPTER III
OF THE DUTIES AND LIABILITIES OF TRUSTEES
11. Trustee to execute trust
12. Trustee to inform himself of state of trust-property
13. Trustee to protect title to trust-property
14. Trustee not to set up title adverse to beneficiary
15. Care required from trustee
16. Conversion of perishable property
17. Trustee to be impartial
18. Trustee to prevent waste
19. Accounts and information
20. Investment of trust-money
20A. Power to purchase redeemable s