EXECUTORS' RENUNCIATION ACT

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   1   Short title

   2   Executor execrating deed of renunciation

   3   Effect of deed

 

THE EXECUTORS' RENUNCIATION ACT

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[Date of Commencement: 1857]

Cap 120.

1   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Executors' Renunciation Act.

2   Executor execrating deed of renunciation

   Any person named and appointed an executor or executrix who shall not have in any way acted or interfered with the estate of his or her testator or testatrix, and who shall at any time execute and record in the Record Office, a deed of renunciation and disclaimer of such office and appointment of executor or executrix, shall, immediately on the record of the said deed of renunciation, be absolutely relieved and discharged of the said trust; and shall not be joined as a plaintiff or a defendant in any action, suit, or proceeding in any court of this Island.

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