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Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

Version of section 34 from 2002-12-31 to 2009-09-17:

Marginal note:Trustee may apply to court for directions

  •  (1) A trustee may apply to the court for directions in relation to any matter affecting the administration of the estate of a bankrupt and the court shall give in writing such directions, if any, as to it appear proper in the circumstances.

  • Marginal note:To report to court after three years

    (2) Where an estate has not been fully administered within three years after the bankruptcy, the trustee shall, if requested to do so by the Superintendent, report that fact to the court as soon as practicable thereafter, and the court shall make such order as it considers fit to expedite the administration.

  • R.S., 1985, c. B-3, s. 34
  • 1992, c. 27, s. 12

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