Meetings of Creditors; Proof of Claims

Section 42

Special meetings of creditors


(1) After the second meeting of creditors the trustee shall convene by notice in the Gazette a special meeting of creditors for the proof of claims against the estate in question whenever he is thereto required by any interested person who at the same time tenders to the trustee payment of all expenses to be incurred in connection with such a meeting.


(2) The trustee may at any time, and shall whenever he is thereto required by a creditor who has proved his claim against the estate, provided that the Master consents thereto, convene by notice in the Gazette a special meeting of creditors for the purpose of interrogating an insolvent, and at such interrogation the provisions of section 65 shall mutatis mutandis apply.

[S. 42 substituted by s. 3 of Act No. 6 of 1972. Sub-s. (2) added by s. 3 of Act No. 27 of 1987.]