New Clause 265
Company Law Reform Bill [Lords]
1:45 pm

Evidence of grant of probate etc

‘(1) The production to a company of any document that is by law sufficient evidence of the grant of—

(a) probate of the will of a deceased person,

(b) letters of administration of the estate of a deceased person, or

(c) confirmation as executor of a deceased person,

shall be accepted by the company as sufficient evidence of the grant.

(2) This has effect notwithstanding anything in the company’s articles.’.—[Margaret Hodge.]

Brought up, and added to the Bill.