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Fraudulent Gifts Act (Cap. 149).

Country/Territory
Bahamas
Document type
Legislation
Date
1571
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act against fraudulent deeds, gifts, alienations etc.
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Transfer Ownership Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Latin America and the Caribbean, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN FAO, North Atlantic, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This Act prohibits the making of feigned conveyances of property including land. The Act also defines legal consequences of such fraudulent alienation of property declared void as against the creditors. Provision is also made for common recoveries by tenants in tail.

Full text
English
Website
laws.bahamas.gov.bs