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Housing Development Corporation Regulations made under Section 13 of the
Housing Development Corporation Act
R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 213
O.I.C. 86-925 (July 29, 1986), N.S. Reg. 210/86
as amended by O.I.C. 90-995 (August 21, 1990), N.S. Reg. 234/90
1 In all conveyances, contracts, releases, discharges, documents, instruments, agreements and transfers where the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation is authorized or required to be a party, the document may be signed, sealed and delivered by:
(a) the Minister of
Housing[Community Services]; or
(b) the Deputy Minister of
Housing[Community Services]; or in their absence
(c) the person for the time being charged with the execution of the powers and duties of the office of either of them.
2 The certificate of the Corporation's solicitor of due execution shall be sufficient evidence of due execution for the registration in any Registry of Deeds of any contract, conveyance, release, discharge, instrument, agreements, transfer or document without further proof of the signatures or official character of the party executing the same, and the solicitor for the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation shall be the solicitor assigned to the Minister of
Housing[Community Services] by the Attorney General of Nova Scotia.
3 The Certificate shall be in the form following:
PROVINCE OF NOVA SCOTIA
COUNTY OF HALIFAX SS
I, ______________________, the solicitor for the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation do hereby certify that the foregoing ____________________ was signed, sealed and delivered by or on behalf of the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation on the ___ day of ___________, 19___.
A Barrister of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia
and Solicitor of the Department of the Attorney General
4 The seal of the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation may be embossed on all conveyances, releases, discharges, instruments, contracts, agreements, transfers and documents and shall consist of a circular seal with the following imprint:
Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation
5 The due execution of documents by the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation may also be proved in the usual manner for proof of due execution by witness and affidavit or certification.
6 All regulations made from time to time by the Governor in Council pursuant to Chapter 211 of the Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia, 1989, the Housing Act, respecting mortgage loans for housing made by the Minister of
Housing[Community Services] shall apply mutatis mutandis to the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation and to the lending of money for mortgage loan purposes by the Nova Scotia Housing Development Corporation, effective on, from and after the 1st day of September, 1990.
Section 6 added: O.I.C. 90-995, N.S. Reg. 234/90.