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Unfinished agenda: Govt to introduce bill to decriminalise company law

The proposal to make violation of the requirements under Section 8 punishable only with fines is also being widely debated

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Companies Act | companies law

Geetika Srivastava 



Govt set to promulgate an Ordinance to bring amendments to Companies Act

The government is in the process of introducing in Parliament a new Bill to further decriminalise the Companies Act, 2013. Through a similar exercise in 2018, 16 non-compliances in the Act were changed from criminal offences to civil.

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First Published: Sun, December 08 2019. 20:51 IST

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