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Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008

Part 6: Application of Property Cy-Près and Assistance and Supervision of Charities by Court and Commission

Part 6 comprises sections 26 to 56 and covers the powers of the Commission and the Court to make schemes for the protection of charities. Sections 41 and 42 deal with the circumstances in which property can be vested in the official custodian while sections 43 and 44 enable the Commission or Court to establish “common investment funds” and “common deposit funds”.

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