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Instruments Act 1958 (Vic)

 

Section 126

Certain agreements to be in writing

(1) An action must not be brought to charge a person upon a special promise to answer for the debt, default or miscarriage of another person or upon a contract for the sale or other disposition of an interest in land unless the agreement on which the action is brought, or a memorandum or note of the agreement, is in writing signed by the person to be charged or by a person lawfully authorised in writing by that person to sign such an agreement, memorandum or note.

(2) It is declared that the requirements of subsection (1) may be met in accordance with the Electronic Transactions (Victoria) Act 2000.

 

 

 

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