Dormant Accounts Act, 2001

Chapter 2


Interpretation (Chapter 2).

21.—In this Chapter—

“computer” includes a personal organiser or any other electronic means of information storage and retrieval;

“inspector” means a person authorised by the Minister under section 22 to exercise the powers conferred on an inspector by this Chapter;

“record” means any book, document (including accounts) or any other written or printed material in any form including—

(a) any information stored, maintained or preserved by means of any mechanical or electronic device, whether or not stored, maintained or preserved in a legible form and that is capable of being reproduced in a legible form, and

(b) all the electronic or other automatic means, if any, by which any such material or information is capable of being so reproduced and to which an institution, being inspected for the purposes of this Chapter, has access.