Irish Law Updates

Wednesday, February 16, 2005

LRC Consultation Papers on Trusts

The Law Reform Commission publishes two consultation papers on Wednesday
16th of February, a Consultation Paper on Trust Law - General Proposals
and a Consultation Paper on Charitable Trust Law - General Proposals. The
Consultation Paper on Trust Law - General Proposals will be launched by
the Honourable Mr Justice Brian McCracken of the Supreme Court. The Consultation
Paper on Charitable Trust Law - General Proposals will be launched by Mr
Noel Ahern TD, Minister of State at the Department of Community, Rural and
Gaeltacht Affairs with responsibility for the charities sector.
Full text of papers:
http://www.lawreform.ie/publications/consultpapers.htm


The Commission would be particularly interested to hear from any persons
or organisations with views on the reforms proposed in respect of either
trust law or charitable trust law. The closing date for submissions for
the Consultation Paper on Charitable Trust Law is 15th April 2005 , while
the closing date for submissions on the Consultation Paper on General Trust
Law is 29th April 2005 .