New Clarification issued by MCA on the Commencement Notification of 98 Sections of Companies Act 2013

Circular No. 16 /2013

F.No.01. / 12 /2013-CL-V
Government of lndia
Ministry of Corporate Affairs

5th Floor, ‘A’Wing, Shastri Bhawan,
Dr.Rajendra Prasad Road,
New Delhi-1

Dated 18 .09.2013


All Regional Directors,
All Registrar of Companies.

Subject: Clarification on the notification dated 12.9.2013


This Ministry had issued a notification on 12.09.2013 bringing into force to 98 sections or part thereof of the companies Act, 2013. The said notification is available on the Ministry’s website. This Ministry has been receiving requests for clarification as to whether the provisions of the companies Act, 1955 corresponding to such 98 sections would continue to apply or not.

lt is hereby clarified that with effect from 12.o9.2o1.g, the relevant provisions of the companies Act, 1956, which correspond to provisions of 9g sections of the companies Act, 2013 brought into force on 12.09.2013, cease to have effect from that date.

This issues with the approval of competent authority.

Yours faithfully,
(KMS Narayanan)
Assistant Director

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