Skip to content


Bare Acts Search Results BareAct > COMPANIES ACT, 2013,  

COMPANIES ACT, 2013,   Complete Act

THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013:

Preamble - THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013
Chapter I - PRELIMINARY
Section 1 - Short title, extent, commencement and application
Section 2 - Definitions
Chapter II - INCORPORATION OF COMPANY AND MATTERS INCIDENTAL THERETO
Section 3 - Formation of company
Section 4 - Memorandum
Section 5 - Articles
Section 6 - Act to override memorandum, articles, etc.
Section 7 - Incorporation of company
Section 8 - Formation of companies with charitable objects, etc.
Section 9 - Effect of registration
Section 10 - Effect of memorandum and articles
Section 11 - Commencement of business, etc.
Section 12 - Registered office of company
Section 13 - Alteration of memorandum
Section 14 - Alteration of articles
Section 15 - Alteration of memorandum or articles to be noted in every copy
Section 16 - Rectification of name of company
Section 17 - Copies of memorandum, articles, etc., to be given to members
Section 18 - Conversion of companies already registered
Section 19 - Subsidiary company not to hold shares in its holding company
Section 20 - Service of documents
Section 21 - Authentication of documents, proceedings and contracts
Section 22 - Execution of bills of exchange, etc.
Chapter III - PROSPECTUS AND ALLOTMENT OF SECURITIES
Part I - PUBLIC OFFER
Section 23 - Public offer and private placement
Section 24 - Power of Securities and Exchange Board to regulate issue and transfer of securities, etc.
Section 25 - Document containing offer of securities for sale to be deemed prospectus
Section 26 - Matters to be stated in prospectus
Section 27 - Variation in terms of contract or objects in prospectus
Section 28 - Offer of sale of shares by certain members of company
Section 29 - Public offer of securities to be in dematerialised form
Section 30 - Advertisement of prospectus
Section 31 - Shelf prospectus
Section 32 - Red herring prospectus
Section 33 - Issue of application forms for securities
Section 34 - Criminal liability for mis
Section 35 - Civil liability for mis
Section 36 - Punishment for fraudulently inducing persons to invest money
Section 37 - Action by affected persons
Section 38 - Punishment for personation for acquisition, etc., of securities
Section 39 - Allotment of securities by company
Section 40 - Securities to be dealt with in stock exchanges
Section 41 - Global depository receipt
Part II - PRIVATE PLACEMENT
Section 42 - Offer or invitation for subscription of securities on private placement
Chapter IV - SHARE CAPITAL AND DEBENTURES
Section 43 - Kinds of share capital
Section 44 - Nature of shares or debentures
Section 45 - Numbering of shares
Section 46 - Certificate of shares
Section 47 - Voting rights
Section 48 - Variation of shareholders' rights
Section 49 - Calls on shares of same class to be made on uniform basis
Section 50 - Company to accept unpaid share capital, although not called up
Section 51 - Payment of dividend in proportion to amount paid
Section 52 - Application of premiums received on issue of shares
Section 53 - Prohibition on issue of shares at discount
Section 54 - Issue of sweat equity shares
Section 55 - Issue and redemption of preference shares
Section 56 - Transfer and transmission of securities
Section 57 - Punishment for personation of shareholder
Section 58 - Refusal of registration and appeal against refusal
Section 59 - Rectification of register of members
Section 60 - Publication of authorised, subscribed and paid
Section 61 - Power of limited company to alter its share capital
Section 62 - Further issue of share capital
Section 63 - Issue of bonus shares
Section 64 - Notice to be given to Registrar for alteration of share capital
Section 65 - Unlimited company to provide for reserve share capital on conversion into limited company
Section 66 - Reduction of share capital
Section 67 - Restrictions on purchase by company or giving of loans by it for purchase of its shares
Section 68 - Power of company to purchase its own securities
Section 69 - Transfer of certain sums to capital redemption reserve account
Section 70 - Prohibition for buy
Section 71 - Debentures
Section 72 - Power to nominate
Chapter V - ACCEPTANCE OF DEPOSITS BY COMPANIES
Section 73 - Prohibition on acceptance of deposits from public
Section 74 - Repayment of deposits, etc., accepted before commencement of this Act
Section 75 - Damages for fraud
Section 76 - Acceptance of deposits from public by certain companies
Chapter VI - REGISTRATION OF CHARGES
Section 77 - Duty to register charges, etc.
Section 78 - Application for registration of charge
Section 79 - Section 77 to apply in certain matters
Section 80 - Date of notice of charge
Section 81 - Register of charges to be kept by Registrar
Section 82 - Company to report satisfaction of charge
Section 83 - Power of Registrar to make entries of satisfaction and release in absence of intimation from company
Section 84 - Intimation of appointment of receiver or manager
Section 85 - Company's register of charges
Section 86 - Punishment for contravention
Section 87 - Rectification by Central Government in register of charges
Chapter VII - MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION
Section 88 - Register of members, etc.
Section 89 - Declaration in respect of beneficial interest in any share
Section 90 - Investigation of beneficial ownership of shares in certain cases
Section 91 - Power to close register of members or debenture
Section 92 - Annual return
Section 93 - Return to be filed with Registrar in case promoters' stake changes
Section 94 - Place of keeping and inspection of registers, returns, etc.
Section 95 - Registers, etc., to be evidence
Section 96 - Annual general meeting
Section 97 - Power of Tribunal to call annual general meeting
Section 98 - Power of Tribunal to call meetings of members, etc.
Section 99 - Punishment for default in complying with provisions of sections 96 to 98
Section 100 - Calling of extraordinary general meeting
Section 101 - Notice of meeting
Section 102 - Statement to be annexed to notice
Section 103 - Quorum for meetings
Section 104 - Chairman of meetings
Section 105 - Proxies
Section 106 - Restriction on voting rights
Section 107 - Voting by show of hands
Section 108 - Voting through electronic means
Section 109 - Demand for poll
Section 110 - Postal ballot
Section 111 - Circulation of members' resolution
Section 112 - Representation of President and Governors in meetings
Section 113 - Representation of corporations at meeting of companies and of creditors
Section 114 - Ordinary and special resolutions
Section 115 - Resolutions requiring special notice
Section 116 - Resolutions passed at adjourned meeting
Section 117 - Resolutions and agreements to be filed
Section 118 - Minutes of proceedings of general meeting, meeting of Board of Directors and other meeting and resolutions passed by postal ballot
Section 119 - Inspection of minute
Section 120 - Maintenance and inspection of documents in electronic form
Section 121 - Report on annual general meeting
Section 122 - Applicability of this Chapter to One Person Company
Chapter VIII - DECLARATION AND PAYMENT OF DIVIDEND
Section 123 - Declaration of dividend
Section 124 - Unpaid Dividend Account
Section 125 - Investor Education and Protection Fund
Section 126 - Right to dividend, rights shares and bonus shares to be held in abeyance pending registration of transfer of shares
Section 127 - Punishment for failure to distribute dividends
Chapter IX - ACCOUNTS OF COMPANIES
Section 128 - Books of account, etc., to be kept by company
Section 129 - Financial statement
Section 130 - Re
Section 131 - Voluntary revision of financial statements or Board's report
Section 132 - Constitution of National Financial Reporting Authority
Section 133 - Central Government to prescribe accounting standards
Section 134 - Financial statement, Board's report, etc.
Section 135 - Corporate Social Responsibility
Section 136 - Right of member to copies of audited financial statement
Section 137 - Copy of financial statement to be filed with Registrar
Section 138 - Internal audit
Chapter X - AUDIT AND AUDITORS
Section 139 - Appointment of auditors
Section 140 - Removal, resignation of auditor and giving of special notice
Section 141 - Eligibility, qualifications and disqualifications of auditors
Section 142 - Remuneration of auditors
Section 143 - Powers and duties of auditors and auditing standards
Section 144 - Auditor not to render certain services
Section 145 - Auditor to sign audit reports, etc.
Section 146 - Auditors to attend general meeting
Section 147 - Punishment for contravention
Section 148 - Central Government to specify audit of items of cost in respect of certain companies
Chapter XI - APPOINTMENT AND QUALIFICATIONS OF DIRECTORS
Section 149 - Company to have Board of Directors
Section 150 - Manner of selection of independent directors and maintenance of databank of independent directors
Section 151 - Appointment of director elected by small shareholders
Section 152 - Appointment of directors
Section 153 - Application for allotment of Director Identification Number
Section 154 - Allotment of Director Identification Number
Section 155 - Prohibition to obtain more than one Director Identification Number
Section 156 - Director to intimate Director Identification Number
Section 157 - Company to inform Director Identification Number to Registrar
Section 158 - Obligation to indicate Director Identification Number
Section 159 - Punishment for contravention
Section 160 - Right of persons other than retiring directors to stand for directorship
Section 161 - Appointment of additional director, alternate director and nominee director
Section 162 - Appointment of directors to be voted individually
Section 163 - Option to adopt principle of proportional representation for appointment of directors
Section 164 - Disqualifications for appointment of director
Section 165 - Number of directorships
Section 166 - Duties of directors
Section 167 - Vacation of office of director
Section 168 - Resignation of director
Section 169 - Removal of directors
Section 170 - Register of directors and key managerial personnel and their shareholding
Section 171 - Members' right to inspect
Section 172 - Punishment
Chapter XII - MEETINGS OF BOARD AND ITS POWERS
Section 173 - Meetings of Board
Section 174 - Quorum for meetings of Board
Section 175 - Passing of resolution by circulation
Section 176 - Defects in appointment of directors not to invalidate actions taken
Section 177 - Audit Committee
Section 178 - Nomination and Remuneration Committee and Stakeholders Relationship Committee
Section 179 - Powers of Board
Section 180 - Restrictions on powers of Board
Section 181 - Company to contribute to bona fide and charitable funds, etc.
Section 182 - Prohibitions and restrictions regarding political contributions
Section 183 - Power of Board and other persons to make contributions to national defence fund, etc.
Section 184 - Disclosure of interest by director
Section 185 - Loan to directors, etc.
Section 186 - Loan and investment by company
Section 187 - Investments of company to be held in its own name
Section 188 - Related party transactions
Section 189 - Register of contracts or arrangements in which directors are interested
Section 190 - Contract of employment with managing or whole
Section 191 - Payment to director for loss of office, etc., in connection with transfer of undertaking, property or shares
Section 192 - Restriction on non
Section 193 - Contract by One Person Company
Section 194 - Prohibition on forward dealings in securities of company by director or key managerial personnel
Section 195 - Prohibition on insider trading of securities
Chapter XIII - APPOINTMENT AND REMUNERATION OF MANAGERIAL PERSONNEL
Section 196 - Appointment of managing director, whole
Section 197 - Overall maximum managerial remuneration and managerial remuneration in case of absence or inadequacy of profits
Section 198 - Calculation of profits
Section 199 - Recovery of remuneration in certain cases
Section 200 - Central Government or company to fix limit with regard to remuneration
Section 201 - Forms of, and procedure in relation to, certain applications
Section 202 - Compensation for loss of office of managing or whole
Section 203 - Appointment of key managerial personnel
Section 204 - Secretarial audit for bigger companies
Section 205 - Functions of company secretary
Chapter XIV - INSPECTION, INQUIRY AND INVESTIGATION
Section 206 - Power to call for information, inspect books and conduct inquiries
Section 207 - Conduct of inspection and inquiry
Section 208 - Report on inspection made
Section 209 - Search and seizure
Section 210 - Investigation into affairs of company
Section 211 - Establishment of Serious Fraud Investigation Office
Section 212 - Investigation into affairs of Company by Serious Fraud Investigation Office
Section 213 - Investigation into company's affairs in other cases
Section 214 - Security for payment of costs and expenses of investigation
Section 215 - Firm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector
Section 216 - Investigation of ownership of company
Section 217 - Procedure, powers, etc., of inspectors
Section 218 - Protection of employees during investigation
Section 219 - Power of inspector to conduct investigation into affairs of related companies, etc.
Section 220 - Seizure of documents by inspector
Section 221 - Freezing of assets of company on inquiry and investigation
Section 222 - Imposition of restrictions upon securities
Section 223 - Inspector's report
Section 224 - Actions to be taken in pursuance of inspector's report
Section 225 - Expenses of investigation
Section 226 - Voluntary winding up of company, etc., not to stop investigation proceedings
Section 227 - Legal advisers and bankers not to disclose certain information
Section 228 - Investigation, etc., of foreign companies
Section 229 - Penalty for furnishing false statement, mutilation, destruction of documents
Chapter XV - COMPROMISES, ARRANGEMENTS AND AMALGAMATIONS
Section 230 - Power to compromise or make arrangements with creditors and members
Section 231 - Power of Tribunal to enforce compromise or arrangement
Section 232 - Merger and amalgamation of companies
Section 233 - Merger or amalgamation of certain companies
Section 234 - Merger or amalgamation of company with foreign company
Section 235 - Power to acquire shares of shareholders dissenting from scheme or contract approved by majority
Section 236 - Purchase of minority shareholding
Section 237 - Power of Central Government to provide for amalgamation of companies in public interest
Section 238 - Registration of offer of schemes involving transfer of shares
Section 239 - Preservation of books and papers of amalgamated companies
Section 240 - Liability of officers in respect of offences committed prior to merger, amalgamation, etc.
Chapter XVI - PREVENTION OF OPPRESSION AND MISMANAGEMENT
Section 241 - Application to Tribunal for relief in cases of oppression, etc.
Section 242 - Powers of Tribunal
Section 243 - Consequence of termination or modification of certain agreements
Section 244 - Right to apply under section 241
Section 245 - Class action
Section 246 - Application of certain provisions to proceedings under section 241 or section 245
Chapter XVII - REGISTERED VALUERS
Section 247 - Valuation by registered valuers
Chapter XVIII - REMOVAL OF NAMES OF COMPANIES FROM THE REGISTER OF COMPANIES
Section 248 - Power of Registrar to remove name of company from register of companies
Section 249 - Restrictions on making application under section 248 in certain situations
Section 250 - Effect of company notified as dissolved
Section 251 - Fraudulent application for removal of name
Section 252 - Appeal to Tribunal
Chapter XIX - REVIVAL AND REHABILITATION OF SICK COMPANIES
Section 253 - Determination of sickness
Section 254 - Application for revival and rehabilitation
Section 255 - Exclusion of certain time in computing period of limitation
Section 256 - Appointment of interim administrator
Section 257 - Committee of creditors
Section 258 - Order of Tribunal
Section 259 - Appointment of administrator
Section 260 - Powers and duties of company administrator
Section 261 - Scheme of revival and rehabilitation
Section 262 - Sanction of scheme
Section 263 - Scheme to be binding
Section 264 - Implementation of scheme
Section 265 - Winding up of company on report of company administrator
Section 266 - Power of Tribunal to assess damages against delinquent directors, etc.
Section 267 - Punishment for certain offences
Section 268 - Bar of jurisdiction
Section 269 - Rehabilitation and Insolvency Fund
Chapter XX - WINDING UP
Section 270 - Modes of winding up
Part I - WINDING UP BY THE TRIBUNAL
Section 271 - Circumstances in which company may be wound up by Tribunal
Section 272 - Petition for winding up
Section 273 - Powers of Tribunal
Section 274 - Directions for filing statement of affairs
Section 275 - Company Liquidators and their appointments
Section 276 - Removal and replacement of liquidator
Section 277 - Intimation to Company Liquidator, provisional liquidator and Registrar
Section 278 - Effect of winding up order
Section 279 - Stay of suits, etc., on winding up order
Section 280 - Jurisdiction of Tribunal
Section 281 - Submission of report by Company Liquidator
Section 282 - Directions of Tribunal on report of Company Liquidator
Section 283 - Custody of company's properties
Section 284 - Promoters, directors, etc., to cooperate with Company Liquidator
Section 285 - Settlement of list of contributories and application of assets
Section 286 - Obligations of directors and managers
Section 287 - Advisory committee
Section 288 - Submission of periodical reports to Tribunal
Section 289 - Power of Tribunal on application for stay of winding up
Section 290 - Powers and duties of Company Liquidator
Section 291 - Provision for professional assistance to Company Liquidator
Section 292 - Exercise and control of Company Liquidator's powers
Section 293 - Books to be kept by Company Liquidator
Section 294 - Audit of Company Liquidator's accounts
Section 295 - Payment of debts by contributory and extent of set
Section 296 - Power of Tribunal to make calls
Section 297 - Adjustment of rights of contributories
Section 298 - Power to order costs
Section 299 - Power to summon persons suspected of having property of company, etc.
Section 300 - Power to order examination of promoters, directors, etc.
Section 301 - Arrest of person trying to leave India or abscond
Section 302 - Dissolution of company by Tribunal
Section 303 - Appeals from orders made before commencement of Act
Part II - VOLUNTARY WINDING UP
Section 304 - Circumstances in which company may be wound up voluntarily
Section 305 - Declaration of solvency in case of proposal to wind up voluntarily
Section 306 - Meeting of creditors
Section 307 - Publication of resolution to wind up voluntarily
Section 308 - Commencement of voluntary winding up
Section 309 - Effect of voluntary winding up
Section 310 - Appointment of Company Liquidator
Section 311 - Power to remove and fill vacancy of Company Liquidator
Section 312 - Notice of appointment of Company Liquidator to be given to Registrar
Section 313 - Cesser of Board's powers on appointment of Company Liquidator
Section 314 - Powers and duties of Company Liquidator in voluntary winding up
Section 315 - Appointment of committees
Section 316 - Company Liquidator to submit report on progress of winding up
Section 317 - Report of Company Liquidator to Tribunal for examination of persons
Section 318 - Final meeting and dissolution of company
Section 319 - Power of Company Liquidator to accept shares, etc., as consideration for sale of property of company
Section 320 - Distribution of property of company
Section 321 - Arrangement when binding on company and creditors
Section 322 - Power to apply to Tribunal to have questions determined, etc.
Section 323 - Costs of voluntary winding up
Part III - PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO EVERY MODE OF WINDING UP
Section 324 - Debts of all descriptions to be admitted to proof
Section 325 - Application of insolvency rules in winding up of insolvent companies
Section 326 - Overriding preferential payments
Section 327 - Preferential payments
Section 328 - Fraudulent preference
Section 329 - Transfers not in good faith to be void
Section 330 - Certain transfers to be void
Section 331 - Liabilities and rights of certain persons fraudulently preferred
Section 332 - Effect of floating charge
Section 333 - Disclaimer of onerous property
Section 334 - Transfers, etc., after commencement of winding up to be void
Section 335 - Certain attachments, executions, etc., in winding up by Tribunal to be void
Section 336 - Offences by officers of companies in liquidation
Section 337 - Penalty for frauds by officers
Section 338 - Liability where proper accounts not kept
Section 339 - Liability for fraudulent conduct of business
Section 340 - Power of Tribunal to assess damages against delinquent directors, etc.
Section 341 - Liability under sections 339 and 340 to extend to partners or directors in firms or companies
Section 342 - Prosecution of delinquent officers and members of company
Section 343 - Company Liquidator to exercise certain powers subject to sanction
Section 344 - Statement that company is in liquidation
Section 345 - Books and papers of company to be evidence
Section 346 - Inspection of books and papers by creditors and contributories
Section 347 - Disposal of books and papers of company
Section 348 - Information as to pending liquidations
Section 349 - Official Liquidator to make payments into public account of India
Section 350 - Company Liquidator to deposit monies into scheduled bank
Section 351 - Liquidator not to deposit monies into private banking account
Section 352 - Company Liquidation Dividend and Undistributed Assets Account
Section 353 - Liquidator to make returns, etc.
Section 354 - Meetings to ascertain wishes of creditors or contributories
Section 355 - Court, tribunal or person, etc., before whom affidavit may be sworn
Section 356 - Powers of Tribunal to declare dissolution of company void
Section 357 - Commencement of winding up by Tribunal
Section 358 - Exclusion of certain time in computing period of limitation
Part IV - OFFICIAL LIQUIDATORS
Section 359 - Appointment of Official Liquidator
Section 360 - Powers and functions of Official Liquidator
Section 361 - Summary procedure for liquidation
Section 362 - Sale of assets and recovery of debts due to company
Section 363 - Settlement of claims of creditors by Official Liquidator
Section 364 - Appeal by creditor
Section 365 - Order of dissolution of company
Chapter XXI - CHAPTER XXI
Part I - COMPANIES AUTHORISED TO REGISTER UNDER THIS ACT
Section 366 - Companies capable of being registered
Section 367 - Certificate of registration of existing companies
Section 368 - Vesting of property on registration
Section 369 - Saving of existing liabilities
Section 370 - Continuation of pending legal proceedings
Section 371 - Effect of registration under this Part
Section 372 - Power of Court to stay or restrain proceedings
Section 373 - Suits stayed on winding up order
Section 374 - Obligations of companies registering under this Part
Part II - WINDING UP OF UNREGISTERED COMPANIES
Section 375 - Winding up of unregistered companies
Section 376 - Power to wind up foreign companies, although dissolved
Section 377 - Provisions of Chapter cumulative
Section 378 - Saving and construction of enactments conferring power to wind up partnership firm, association or company, etc., in certain cases
Chapter XXII - COMPANIES INCORPORATED OUTSIDE INDIA
Section 379 - Application of Act to foreign companies
Section 380 - Documents, etc., to be delivered to Registrar by foreign companies
Section 381 - Accounts of foreign company
Section 382 - Display of name, etc., of foreign company
Section 383 - Service on foreign company
Section 384 - Debentures, annual return, registration of charges, books of account and their inspection
Section 385 - Fee for registration of documents
Section 386 - Interpretation
Section 387 - Dating of prospectus and particulars to be contained therein
Section 388 - Provisions as to expert's consent and allotment
Section 389 - Registration of prospectus
Section 390 - Offer of Indian Depository Receipts
Section 391 - Application of sections 34 to 36 and Chapter XX
Section 392 - Punishment for contravention
Section 393 - Company's failure to comply with provisions of this Chapter not to affect validity of contracts, etc.
Chapter XXIII - GOVERNMENT COMPANIES
Section 394 - Annual reports on Government companies
Section 395 - Annual reports where one or more State Governments are members of companies
Chapter XXIV - REGISTRATION OFFICES AND FEES
Section 396 - Registration offices
Section 397 - Admissibility of certain documents as evidence
Section 398 - Provisions relating to filing of applications, documents, inspection, etc., in electronic form
Section 399 - Inspection, production and evidence of documents kept by Registrar
Section 400 - Electronic form to be exclusive, alternative or in addition to physical form
Section 401 - Provision of value added services through electronic form
Section 402 - Application of provisions of Information Technology Act, 2000
Section 403 - Fee for filing, etc.
Section 404 - Fees, etc., to be credited into public account
Chapter XXV - COMPANIES TO FURNISH INFORMATION OR STATISTICS
Section 405 - Power of Central Government to direct companies to furnish information or statistics
Chapter XXVI - NIDHIS
Section 406 - Power to modify Act in its application to Nidhis
Chapter XXVII - NATIONAL COMPANY LAW TRIBUNAL AND APPELLATE TRIBUNAL
Section 407 - Definitions
Section 408 - Constitution of National Company Law Tribunal
Section 409 - Qualification of President and Members of Tribunal
Section 410 - Constitution of Appellate Tribunal
Section 411 - Qualifications of chair
Section 412 - Selection of Members of Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal
Section 413 - Term of office of President, chairperson and other Members
Section 414 - Salary, allowances and other terms and conditions of service of Members
Section 415 - Acting President and Chairperson of Tribunal or Appellate Tribunal
Section 416 - Resignation of Members
Section 417 - Removal of Members
Section 418 - Staff of Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal
Section 419 - Benches of Tribunal
Section 420 - Orders of Tribunal
Section 421 - Appeal from orders of Tribunal
Section 422 - Expeditious disposal by Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal
Section 423 - Appeal to Supreme Court
Section 424 - Procedure before Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal
Section 425 - Power to punish for contempt
Section 426 - Delegation of powers
Section 427 - President, Members, officers, etc., to be public servants
Section 428 - Protection of action taken in good faith
Section 429 - Power to seek assistance of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, etc.
Section 430 - Civil court not to have jurisdiction
Section 431 - Vacancy in Tribunal or Appellate Tribunal not to invalidate acts or proceedings
Section 432 - Right to legal representation
Section 433 - Limitation
Section 434 - Transfer of certain pending proceedings
Chapter XXVIII - SPECIAL COURTS
Section 435 - Establishment of Special Courts
Section 436 - Offences triable by Special Courts
Section 437 - Appeal and revision
Section 438 - Application of Code to proceedings before Special Court
Section 439 - Offences to be non
Section 440 - Transitional provisions
Section 441 - Compounding of certain offences
Section 442 - Mediation and Conciliation Panel
Section 443 - Power of Central Government to appoint company prosecutors
Section 444 - Appeal against acquittal
Section 445 - Compensation for accusation without reasonable cause
Section 446 - Application of fines
Chapter XXIX - MISCELLANEOUS
Section 447 - Punishment for fraud
Section 448 - Punishment for false statement
Section 449 - Punishment for false evidence
Section 450 - Punishment where no specific penalty or punishment is provided
Section 451 - Punishment in case of repeated default
Section 452 - Punishment for wrongful withholding of property
Section 453 - Punishment for improper use of "Limited" or "Private Limited"
Section 454 - Adjudication of penalties
Section 455 - Dormant company
Section 456 - Protection of action taken in good faith
Section 457 - Non
Section 458 - Delegation by Central Government of its powers and functions
Section 459 - Powers of Central Government or Tribunal to accord approval, etc., subject to conditions and to prescribe fees on applications
Section 460 - Condonation of delay in certain cases
Section 461 - Annual report by Central Government
Section 462 - Power to exempt class or classes of companies from provisions of this Act
Section 463 - Power of court to grant relief in certain cases
Section 464 - Prohibition of association or partnership of persons exceeding certain number
Section 465 - Repeal of certain enactments and savings
Section 466 - Dissolution of Company Law Board and consequential provisions
Section 467 - Power of Central Government to amend Schedules
Section 468 - Powers of Central Government to make rules relating to winding up
Section 469 - Power of Central Government to make rules
Section 470 - Power to remove difficulties
Schedule - SCHEDULE I
Schedule - SCHEDULE II
Schedule - SCHEDULE III
Schedule - SCHEDULE IV
Schedule - SCHEDULE V
Schedule - SCHEDULE VI
Schedule - SCHEDULE VII


Save Judgments// Add Notes // Store Search Result sets // Organizer Client Files //