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Insolvency (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 12: Bankruptcy: early discharge procedure

Section 12 repeals Article 253(2) of the Insolvency Order which allows a bankruptcy to end within one year if the Official Receiver files a notice with the High Court stating that investigation is unnecessary or concluded.

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