Real Estate Act

Part 6 - General

Section 77 - Service of Documents
77(1)

In this section, “telecopier” means a machine or device that electronically transmits a copy of a document, picture or other printed material by means of a telecommunication system.

(2) Service of any document required to be sent, communicated, given or served under this Act, the rules or the bylaws may be effected
  (a) on the Council,
    (i) by leaving the document at the Council’s office,
    (ii) by sending the document by recorded mail to the Council at its mailing address, or
    (iii) by sending the document by a telecopier or electronic device to be received and printed by a receiving telecopier or electronic device that is situated at the Council’s office;
  (b) on an industry member,
    (i) by personal service,
    (ii) by sending the document by recorded mail addressed to the industry member at the last business or residential address provided by the industry member to the Council, or
    (iii) by sending the document by a telecopier or electronic device to be received and printed by a receiving telecopier or electronic device that is situated at the last business or residential address provided by the industry member to the Council;
  (c) on a person other than the Council or an industry member in a manner or by a method provided for in the regulations.
(3) Service under subsection (2)(a)(iii) or (b)(iii) is effected if the sender requests receipt to be acknowledged and the recipient acknowledges receipt.
 

RSA 2000 cR-5 s77;2003 c31 s20;2007 c39 s45; 2009 c53 s157

 

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