The Revised Statutes of Ontario, 1897 Volume 1

The Revised Statutes of Ontario, 1897 Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 edition. Excerpt: ...affect any action or other proceeding which was pending on the 23rd day of March, 1889. 52 V. c. 10, s. 2. CHAPTER 1 12. An Act to amend tl1e law relating to Mortmain and Charitable Uses. H ER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario, enacts as follows: ---i Short title. I. This Act may be cited as " The Mortmain and Charitable Uses Act." 55 V. c. 20, s. 1. Application 2. So far as this Act applies to wills, the same shall only f A" apply to wills of testators dying on or after the 14th day of April, 1892. 55 V. c. 20, s. 2. "Land." f 3. "Land" in this Act shall include tenements and heremeanmg ' ditaments, corporeal and incorporeal, of any tenure; but not money secured on land or other personal estate arising from or connected with land. 55 V. c. 20, s. 3. Land devised 4. Land may be devised by will to or for the benefit of any, '; '; fY t charitable use, but, except as hereina.fter provided, such land shall, notwithstanding anything in the will contained to the contrary, be sold within two years from the death of the testator, or such extended period as may be determined by the High Court or a Judge thereof in Chambers. 55 V. c. 20, s. 4. Whereland 5. So soon as the time limited for the sale of any land 2, . under any such devise shall have expired without the comple Piretien of tion of the sale of the land, the land shall vest forthwith in the mm yew' Accountant of the Supreme Court of Judicature for Ontario and the High Court shall cause the same to be sold, or the sale completed (as the case may be) with all reasonable speed by the administering trustees for the time being thereof; and for this purpose...
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  • Paperback | 938 pages
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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236852028
  • 9781236852021