Bankruptcy Act 1988

Notice of adjudication and statutory sitting.

(1857, ss. 129, 130 in pt., cf. s. 353)

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17. (1) This section shall have effect—

( a) in the case of a creditor's petition where cause has not been shown to the satisfaction of the Court for annulling the adjudication within the time for showing cause, on the expiration of that time;

( b) in the case of a debtor's petition under section 15 or the adjudication of an arranging debtor under section 105 , on adjudication.

F20 [ (2) The Court shall cause notice of the adjudication to be given as soon as may be in the prescribed manner in the Iris Oifigi ú il , and

(a) in at least one daily newspaper circulating in the State, or

(b) by the publication of the notice on the website of the Insolvency Service of Ireland. ]

(3) F21 [ ]

(4) The Court, on adjourning an application to show cause under section 16 (1) , may stay publication of notice of the adjudication on security being given by the bankrupt or on such other conditions as the Court thinks fit.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F20

Substituted (24.12.2013) by Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2013 (46/2013) s. 10(a), commenced as per s. 11(4).

F21

Deleted (1.06.2016) by Bankruptcy (Amendment) Act 2015 (60/2015), s. 4(1), S.I. No. 253 of 2016, subject to transitional provision in subs. (2).