(DESASTRE) (AMENDMENT No. 4) (JERSEY) LAW 1997
A LAW to amend further the Bankruptcy (Désastre) (Jersey) Law
1990, sanctioned by Order of Her Majesty in Council of the
20th day of MAY 1997
(Registered on the
13th day of June 1997)
STATES OF JERSEY
The 5th day of November 1996
STATES, subject to
the sanction of Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the
following Law –
In Part XII of
the Bankruptcy (Désastre) (Jersey) Law 1990, as amended, before Article 48
there shall be inserted the following new Article –
Disclaimer of liability
person or body to whom this Article applies shall be liable in damages for anything
done or omitted in the discharge of or purported discharge of any functions
under this Law or Rules made, or purportedly made, under this Law, unless the
act or omission is shown to have been in bad faith.
Article applies to –
(a) the States;
(b) the Finance and
Economics Committee, any member of the Committee, or person who is acting as an
officer, servant or agent of the Committee or performing any duty on behalf of
the Committee; and
(c) the Viscount, any
member of his Department, or any person who is acting as a servant, agent or
professional adviser of the Viscount or any member of his Department.”.
This Law may be
cited as the Bankruptcy (Désastre) (Amendment No. 4) (Jersey) Law 1997.
of the States.