Legal Proceedings & Recovery of Debts

Section 77

Recovery of debts due to estate

A trustee shall, in the notification of his appointment in the Gazette, in terms of subsection (3) of section fifty-six, call upon all persons indebted to the estate of which he is trustee to pay their debts within a period and at a place mentioned in that notice, and if any such person fails to do so, the trustee shall forthwith recover payment from him, if need be by legal proceedings.