Bijural Terminology Records

Common Law

release

Civil Law

release

Title of the Legislative Text

Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, R.S., c. B-3

Provision
  41. (9) The discharge of a trustee under this section operates as a release of the security provided pursuant to subsection 16(1).
Problem
In the French version, the expression "décharge de la garantie" is inappropriate for civil law and common law in French.
Solution
In the French version, the term "décharge" is replaced by "mainlevée".
Harmonized Provision

(Amendment to the French version only)

  41. (9) La libération d'un syndic sous le régime du présent article entraîne la mainlevée de la garantie fournie en conformité avec le paragraphe 16(1).

Federal Law-Civil Law Harmonization Act, No. 2, S.C. 2004, c. 25, s. 25(2).

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