40. The administration of the Public Curator or of the Minister of Revenue ceases by operation of law
(1) when the tutorship or curatorship ends, or when a judgment orders the appointment of another tutor or curator;
(2) when the absentee returns, the administrator designated by the absentee appears, a tutor is appointed to the property of the absentee or a judgment declares the absentee dead;
(3) when the heirs, or a third person designated in accordance with the testamentary dispositions of the deceased or by the court, become able to hold the office of liquidator of the succession;
(4) in all other cases in which an interested party comes forward to claim the property under the administration of the Public Curator, or in which another administrator is appointed with respect to the property administered.
The administration of the Minister of Revenue also ceases by operation of law, in the absence of any beneficiary of the administration and in all cases in which the property is administered on behalf of the State, once the liquidation of the property by the Minister of Revenue has ended and all the operations to ensure the transfer of the sums of money administered or deriving from the liquidation have been completed.
1989, c. 54, s. 40; 1992, c. 57, s. 561; 1994, c. 29, s. 2; 1997, c. 80, s. 23; 2005, c. 44, s. 39.