27. Court may discharge the contingent right of an unborn person

    When a decree shall have been made by the said Civil Court in the exercise of its equitable jurisdiction, directing the sale of any lands for the payment of the debts of a deceased person, every person seized or possessed of such lands or entitled to a contingent right therein, as heir or under the will of such deceased debtor, shall be deemed to be so seized or possessed or entitled, as the case may be, upon a trust, within the meaning of this Ordinance; and the said Court is hereby empowered to make an order wholly discharging the contingent right, under the will of such deceased debtor, or any unborn person.



Note: This is not an authorised version. The only authorised version is the hardcopy (printed) version published under authority of the Government Printer, available from the State Law Publisher, 10 William St Perth W.A. 6000.