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ADMINISTRATION ACT 1903 - SECT 140

140 .         Records of grants etc.

        (1)         The Principal Registrar shall cause entries to be made in a book to be kept for that purpose of — 

            (a)         all grants of probate and administration, and all orders to collect;

            (b)         the filing, passing, and allowance of the accounts of all executors and administrators; and of

            (c)         any special order extending the time for passing such accounts.

        (2)         Such book shall set forth — 

            (a)         the dates of such grants;

            (b)         the names of the testators or intestates;

            (c)         the place and time of death;

            (d)         the names and description of the executors or administrators;

        [(e)         deleted]

            (f)         the dates of the filing, passing, allowance of, and special orders with reference to the said accounts.

        (3)         Where a grant of probate or administration is made or resealed by the Court, a copy of that grant may be obtained from the Court with or without the annexure thereto of a copy of the will (if any) to which it relates, and such copy may be issued under seal for all purposes as an office copy, and when so sealed and issued is sufficient evidence of that grant without further proof.

        [Section 140 amended: No. 57 of 1964 s. 12; No. 107 of 1970 s. 16; No. 67 of 1979 s. 44.]



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