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Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

Version of section 181 from 2002-12-31 to 2004-12-14:

Marginal note:Power of court to annul bankruptcy

  •  (1) Where, in the opinion of the court, a receiving order ought not to have been made or an assignment ought not to have been filed, the court may by order annul the bankruptcy.

  • Marginal note:Effect of annulment of bankruptcy

    (2) Where an order is made under subsection (1), all sales, dispositions of property, payments duly made and acts done theretofore by the trustee or other person acting under his authority, or by the court, are valid, but the property of the bankrupt shall vest in such person as the court may appoint, or, in default of any appointment, revert to the bankrupt for all the estate or interest of the trustee therein on such terms and subject to such conditions, if any, as the court may order.

  • R.S., c. B-3, s. 151
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