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Section 427 Of Companies Act 2013: President, Members, Officers, Etc., To Be Public Servants

Corporate Law (Country: India)

SECTION-427 (President, Members, officers, etc., to be public servants) under CHAPTER-XXVII (National Company Law Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal) of the Companies Act, 2013


The President, Members, officers and other employees of the Tribunal and the Chairperson, Members, officers and other employees of the Appellate Tribunal shall be deemed to be public servants within the meaning of section 21 of the Indian Penal Code.








Extra Notes for Readers

(1) The Companies Act, 2013 received the assent of the President on the 29th August, 2013 (Published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II - Section 1 by Ministry of Law and Justice, Legislative Department on 30th August, 2013) - link

(2) Section 427 of the Companies Act, 2013 was notified by MCA Notification S.O. 1934(E) dated 1st June 2016 (w.e.f. 1st June 2016) - link


(3) Also refer:
  • National Company Law Tribunal Rules, 2016 (notified on 21st July 2016) link
  • National Company Law Appellate Tribunal Rules, 2016 (notified on 21st July 2016) link
Note: Please check MCA site for any further amendments to the Rules.

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