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Wednesday, 18 November 1914

In Committee(Consideration resumed from 11th November, vide page 448) :

Clause 96-

Subject to this Act, the trustee may do all or any of the following things: -

(c)   Prove, rank, claim, and draw a dividend in respect of any debt due to> the bankrupt;

(d)   Exercise any powers the capacity to exercise which is vested in the trustee under this Act, and execute any powers of attorney, deeds, and other instruments for the purpose of carrying into effect the provisions of this Act;

(e)   Deal with any property to which the bankrupt is beneficially entitled as tenant in tail in the same manner as the bankrupt might have dealt with it;

(f)   Summon general meetings of the creditors for the purpose of ascertaining their wishes;

(g)   Use his own discretion in the manage ment of the estate and its distribution among the creditors;

(h)   Apply to the Court 'in the prescribed manner for directions in any particular matter arising under the bankruptcy.







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