Presumption as to record of proceedings and validity of acts at meetings of creditors
Meeting Attendance & Record; Interrogations


Section 68

Presumption as to record of proceedings and validity of acts at meetings of creditors


(1)  Any record purporting to be a record of any proceedings at a meeting of the creditors of an insolvent estate held under this Act and purporting to have been signed by a person describing himself as Master, magistrate or other presiding officer shall, upon its mere production by any person, be received as prima facie evidence of the proceedings recorded therein.

(2)  Unless the contrary is proved, it shall be presumed that any meeting, of the proceedings whereat there was kept and signed such a record as is mentioned in subsection (1), was duly convened and held and that all acts performed thereat were validly performed.