Probate (Corporation) Rules

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Published: 1958-12-13

Probate Corporation Rules
SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION OMITTED
FROM THE 2000 EDITION

[IX – 33





LRO 1/2008 STATUTE LAW OF THE BAHAMAS



For every warrant of appraisement 1.00 0.50
For every order or refusal of an order 1.00 0.50
For every grant of Probate or Letters of
Administration when the estate and effects, for or in
respect of which such Probate or Letters of
Administration shall be granted, shall be under the
value of $200

0.50

Of the value of $200 and under $400 1.00
Of the value of $400 and under $2000 2.00
Of the value of $2000 and over 4.00
For every certificate issued by the
Registrar

0.20 0.10

Where the estate of a deceased person is sworn under the
value of $40, and the real estate is of very small value, the
Judge may remit any of the foregoing Court Fees or a part
thereof.



RULES OF COURT (SUMMARY SIDE)
(SECTION 29)

These Rules have been omitted from this Edition by
virtue of S.I. 145/1965 which amends the Second Schedule
to the Revised Edition of the Laws Act contained in
Volume I of the Revised Edition of the Statute Law of the
Bahama Islands 1965.

PROBATE (CORPORATION) RULES
(SECTION 41)

[Commencement 13th December, 1958]
1. These Rules may be cited as the Probate

(Corporation) Rules.
2. Any officer of a corporation to which section 7

of the Probate Act applies authorised for the purpose by a
resolution passed by the directors or in a general meeting
of that corporation, may on behalf of the corporation swear
affidavits, give security and do any other act or thing which
the court may require with a view to the grant to the
corporation of probate; and the acts of an officer so
authorised shall be binding on the corporation.

3. A copy of the resolution required under rule 2 of
these Rules, properly sealed with the seal of the
corporation concerned, shall be filed with the application
for the grant of probate.

G.N. 238/1958
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