Perpetuities Amendment Act 1966

Perpetuities Amendment Act 1966

Public Act1966 No 79
Date of assent20 October 1966


This Act is administered in the Department of Justice


An Act to amend the Perpetuities Act 1964

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Perpetuities Amendment Act 1966, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Perpetuities Act 1964 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

  • (1) This subsection amended section 6(1) and repealed section 6(4) of the principal Act.

    (2) In any case where immediately before the passing of this section any disposition depended for its validity on subsection (4) of section 6 of the principal Act and upon the repeal of that subsection the disposition may become invalid on the ground that it infringes the rule against perpetuities, the provisions of the said section 6 shall continue to apply to that disposition as if subsection (1) of this section had not been passed.