6. If out of jurisdiction

    When any stock shall be standing in the sole name of a deceased person, and his or her personal representative shall be out of the jurisdiction of the said Civil Court, or cannot be found, or it shall not be known whether such representative be living or dead, or such personal representative shall refuse or neglect to transfer such stock or to receive the dividends or income thereof for the space of twenty-eight days next after an order of the said Civil Court for that purpose shall have been served upon him, it shall be lawful for the said Court to make an order vesting the right to transfer such stock or to receive the dividends or income thereof in any person or persons whom the said Court may appoint.



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.