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Statute of Frauds (Cap. 154).

Country/Territory
Bahamas
Document type
Legislation
Date
1677
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act for prevention of frauds and perjuries.
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 provides rules relative to the prevention of frauds and perjury in relation with dealings in land. It, among other things, defines the legal effect of leases estates interests of freehold not made in writing, requires surrender or grant of leases or estates of freehold or declarations or creations of trusts of lands to be in writing and concerns some other matters of inheritance.

Full text
English
Website
laws.bahamas.gov.bs