Yesterday late evening, I posted here about press release issued by Ministry of Corporate Affairs. Soon thereafter, two files uploaded on Official Gazette website with two notifications in each. In earlier post here today, we discussed establishment and jurisdiction of various NCLT benches.
In this post, we will have a bird’s eye view on Sections notified on 1st June 2016 related to NCLT.
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A gazette notification posted here on official website of the Gazette of India and posted on website of Ministry of Corporate Affairs says that Section 13 and Section 14 of the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015 came into force with effect from 14th December 2015. The official language of notification read, “The Central Government hereby appoints the 14th day of December, 2015 as the date on which the provisions of section 13 and 14 of the said Act shall come into force.”
I am regular user of portal of Ministry of Company Affairs. This is one government site which update regularly. I have a small suggestion. This is related to “Act and Rules” section.
I find Ministry update it immediately, whenever there is any new Rules, Notification, General Circular or order issued by Ministry and send for publication of Official Gazette of India. As you aware; most of these rules, notifications and orders come into force on the date of publication in the Official Gazette and until publication in Official Gazette, copies of these rules, notifications and orders are just a piece of information, not of Law of land.
I would like to suggest you, when these rules, notification and order published in Official gazette, Ministry may please replace its pre – publication copies with copies published in Official Gazette. This will help stakeholders to know date of publication in official gazette as well as date from which these rules, notification and orders.
I understand, this may increase workload a little bit but help stakeholders a lot and improve image of Ministry also.
Ministry of Corporate Affairs issued another “the Companies (Removal of Difficulties) Order, 2015” in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 470 of the Companies Act, 2013 o remove the difficulties form (a) Definition of Small Companies under Section 2(85) and (b) for that purpose also inserted forth item in sub – section (11) of Section 186.
Ministry of Corporate Affairs issued another “the Companies (Removal of Difficulties) Order, 2015” in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 470 of the Companies Act, 2013 to remove the difficulties form (a) Definition of Small Companies under Section 2(85) and (b) for that purpose also inserted forth item in sub – section (11) of Section 186.
As we have already discussed earlier here, original definition of small company is: