This is an unofficial archived version of An Act to repeal the Statute of Frauds Act
as enacted by SM 1987-88, c. 9 on July 17, 1987.

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R.S.M. 1987, c. F158

An Act to repeal the Statute of Frauds Act

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HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

Statute of Frauds rep.


Subject to section 2, the Statute of Frauds, 29 Car. 2 c. 3, and the Statute of Frauds Amendment Act, 9, Geo. 4 c. 14 are repealed insofar as they are part of the law of the province.

Statute may be pleaded in certain actions.


In any action based in whole or in part upon acts done, contracts or agreements made or other claims which arose prior to October 1, 1983 the Statute of Frauds and the Statute of Frauds Amendment Act may be pleaded and the legal effect of those acts, contracts, agreements or claims shall be adjudicated as if the said statutes had not been repealed.