The Tea Companies (Acquisition and Transfer of Sick Tea Units) Act,1985
Section 15. Certain powers of the Tea Trading Corporation
(1) The Tea Trading Corporation shall be entitled to receive, up to the specified date, to the exclusion of all other persons, any money due to any tea company in relation to its sick tea unit which has vested in the Corporation under sub-section (2) of section 3, and realised after the appointed day, notwithstanding that the realisation pertains to a period prior to the appointed day.
(2) The Tea Trading Corporation may make a claim to the Commissioner with regard to every payment made by that Corporation, after the appointed day, for discharging any liability of a tea company, not being any liability specified in sub-section (1) of section 24, in relation to any sick tea unit owned by it in respect of any period prior to the appointed day; and every such claim shall have priority, in accordance with the priorities attaching under this Act to the matter in relation to which such liability has been discharged by the Tea Trading Corporation.
(3) Save as otherwise provided in this Act, the liabilities of a tea company in relation to any sick tea unit owned by it in respect of any transaction prior to the appointed day, which have not been discharged on or before the specified date, shall be the liabilities of that company.