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Bankruptcy and Insolvency General Rules

Version of section 70 from 2007-03-22 to 2009-09-17:

  •  (1) A notice indicating the time and place of the hearing of the bankruptcy application, together with a certified copy of the application and of the affidavit referred to in subsection 43(3) of the Act, must be served on the debtor, on the trustee named in the application and on the Division Office at least 10 days, or any shorter period that the court may order, before the hearing.

  • (2) A copy of every bankruptcy application served in accordance with this section must immediately be filed at the office of the registrar and at the Division Office.

  • (3) Subject to section 71, service on the debtor under subsection (1) must be effected by personal service.

  • (4) For the purposes of paragraph 256(3)(c) of the Act, the interval is 10 days.

  • SOR/98-240, s. 1
  • SOR/2007-61, s. 15

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