Indian Bare Acts

THE BURMAH SHELL (ACQUISITION OF UNDERTAKINGS IN INDIA) ACT, 1976

Title : THE BURMAH SHELL (ACQUISITION OF UNDERTAKINGS IN INDIA) ACT, 1976

Year : 1976

ACT NO. 2 OF 1976.

[24th January, 1976.]

An Act to provide for the acquisition and transfer of the right, title and interest of the Burmah Shell Oil Storage and Distributing Company of India Limited in relation to its undertakings in India with a view to ensuring coordinated distribution and utilisation of petroleum products distributed and marketed in India by the said company and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY



This Act may be called the Burmah Shell (Acquisition of Under takings in India) Act, 1976.


In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-

(a) "Appointed day" means the date of commencement of this Act;

(b) "Burmah Shell" means the Burmah Shell Oil Storage and Distributing Company of India Limited, a foreign company within the meaning of section 591 of the Companies Act, 1956, (1 of 1956.) incorporated in England in 1928.and having its registered office at Burmah House, Pipers Way, Swindon, Wiltshire, England;

(c) "Government company" means a Government company as defined in section 617 of the Companies Act, 1956; (1.of 1956.)

(d) "Notification" means a notification published in the Official Gazette;

(e) "Prescribed" means prescribed by rules made under this Act.

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