251 Expressions used generally
251 Expressions used generally

In this Group of Parts, except in so far as the context otherwise requires—

“administrative receiver” means—

(a)     an administrative receiver as defined by section 29(2) in Chapter I of Part III, or

(b)     a receiver appointed under section 51 in Chapter II of that Part in a case where the whole (or substantially the whole) of the company's property is attached by the floating charge;

[“agent” does not include a person's counsel acting as such;]

[“books and papers” and “books or papers” includes accounts, deeds, writing and documents;]

“business day” means any day other than a Saturday, a Sunday, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a day which is a bank holiday in any part of Great Britain;

“chattel leasing agreement” means an agreement for the bailment or, in Scotland, the hiring of goods which is capable of subsisting for more than 3 months;

“contributory” has the meaning given by section 79;

[“the court”, in relation to a company, means a court having jurisdiction to wind up the company;]

[“deemed consent procedure” means the deemed consent procedure provided for by section 246ZF;]

“director” includes any person occupying the position of director, by whatever name called;

[“document” includes summons, notice, order and other legal process, and registers;]