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Client accounts conveyancing accounts and conveyancing (CPF) accounts
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—(1)  Subject to rule 9, every solicitor who holds or receives client’s money, or money which under rule 4 he is permitted and elects to pay into a client account, shall without delay pay such money into a client account.
(1A)  A solicitor shall not hold or receive conveyancing money except in accordance with the applicable provisions of these Rules and the Conveyancing Rules.
(1B)  Subject to rule 17, a solicitor shall not hold or receive any anticipatory conveyancing money belonging to another person.
(2)  Any solicitor may keep one client account or as many such accounts as he thinks fit.
(3)  Any solicitor may keep one conveyancing account or as many such accounts as he thinks fit.
(4)  Any solicitor appointed to act for the Central Provident Fund Board in a conveyancing transaction may keep one conveyancing (CPF) account or as many such accounts as he thinks fit.
(5)  Every conveyancing account or conveyancing (CPF) account kept by a solicitor under paragraph (3) or (4) shall be maintained by the solicitor in accordance with the Conveyancing Rules.
(6)  No money shall be withdrawn from a conveyancing account or conveyancing (CPF) account except in accordance with the Conveyancing Rules.
History for Provision '3 Client accounts conveyancing accounts and conveyancing (CPF) accounts'.
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25/03/1992
Formal Consolidation
25 March 1992
1985 RevEd
 

01/01/1999
Formal Consolidation
01 January 1999
1999 RevEd
 
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01/08/2011
Informal Consolidation
08 July 2011
Amended
S 395/2011

25/11/2011
Informal Consolidation
25 November 2011
Amended
S 631/2011