97.21 The definitions in this section apply in this Part.
debtor means a person liable to pay an amount owing or payable in accordance with this Act. (débiteur)
judge means a judge of a superior court having jurisdiction in the province where a matter arises or a judge of the Federal Court. (juge)
receiver means a person who
(a) under the authority of a debenture, bond or other debt security, a court order or an Act of Parliament or of the legislature of a province, is empowered to operate or manage a business or a property of another person;
(b) is appointed by a trustee under a trust deed in respect of a debt security to exercise the authority of the trustee to manage or operate a business or a property of the debtor under the debt security;
(d) is appointed as a liquidator to liquidate the assets of a corporation or to wind up the affairs of a corporation; or
(e) is appointed as a committee, guardian or curator with authority to manage and care for the affairs and assets of an individual who is incapable of managing those affairs and assets.
It includes a person who is appointed to exercise the authority of a creditor under a debenture, bond or other debt security to operate or manage a business or a property of another person. However, if a person is so appointed it does not include that creditor. (séquestre)
- 2001, c. 25, s. 58
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