Dunedin Garrison Hall Trustees Empowering Act 1893

Dunedin Garrison Hall Trustees Empowering Act 1893

Local Act1893 No 8
Date of assent14 September 1893

An Act for enabling the Trustees of the Dunedin Garrison Hall to borrow Moneys for the Purpose of paying off Loans or Mortgages now or hereafter subsisting on the whole or any part of the Lands vested in the said Trustees, or the Rents, Issues, and Profits thereof, and to execute Mortgages for securing Payment of the Moneys so borrowed and Interest thereon.

  • Preamble

    WHEREAS the said Trustees or their predecessors in office have, in pursuance of the powers vested in them, borrowed on the security of the rents, issues, and profits of the lands vested in them the sum of twelve thousand dollars, and have executed mortgages of such rents, issues, and profits, and the said sum of twelve thousand dollars is now overdue: And whereas the mortgagees have given notice of their intention to exercise the powers vested in them under or by virtue of the said mortgages: And whereas the said Trustees are unable to raise sufficient money to pay off the said sum of twelve thousand dollars on the security of a mortgage granted in pursuance of The Volunteer Drill-sheds and Lands Act 1888: And whereas it is expedient that the said Trustees should have the further powers hereinafter vested in them:

    The reference to twelve thousand dollars was substituted, as from 10 July 1967, for a reference to six thousand pounds pursuant to section 7(1) of the Decimal Currency Act 1964 (1964 No 27).

BE IT THEREFORE ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

1 Short Title
  • The Short Title of this Act is The Dunedin Garrison Hall Trustees Empowering Act 1893.

2 Interpretation
  • In this Act the said Trustees means the Trustees of the Dunedin Garrison Hall; and the said Act means The Volunteer Drill-sheds and Lands Act 1888.

3 Power to borrow money
  • Notwithstanding anything in the said Act contained, it shall be lawful for the said Trustees, with the consent of the Minister of Defence, and for the purpose of paying off all or any part of any loan or mortgage now or hereafter subsisting on the lands vested in the said Trustees, or any part thereof, or the rents, issues, and profits thereof, to borrow from the Public Trustee, the Postal Department, the Government Insurance Department, or the Sinking Funds Commissioners or any other lending department of the Government (but not elsewhere), at interest, from time to time any sum or sums of money on the security of the said lands or any part thereof, and to execute in favour of the lender or lenders of such sum or sums of money a mortgage of the lands on the security whereof such sum or sums of money shall be borrowed, for the purpose of securing payment of such sum or sums of money and interest thereon at the rate and in manner agreed on, which mortgage may contain or have implied therein the powers of sale and incidental powers implied in memoranda of mortgage by virtue of The Land Transfer Act 1885, and all other provisions usually inserted in mortgages under that Act; and nothing in the said Act contained shall apply to any moneys so borrowed, or any mortgage executed in pursuance hereof, except section forty-two of the said Act, which shall apply to the case of each loan raised under the provisions of this Act.

    Section 3 was amended, as from 9 September 1896, by section 3 Dunedin Garrison Hall Trustees Empowering Act 1893 Amendment Act 1896 (1896 No 7(L)), by inserting the words said and or any other lending department of the Government (but not elsewhere).