Indian Bare Acts

The Companies Act, 1956

Title : The Companies Act, 1956

Year : 1956


Sec167    -     Power of Company Law Board to call annual general meeting.

    (1) If default is made in holding an annual general meeting in accordance with section 166, the Company Law Board may, notwithstanding anything in this Act or in the articles of the company, on the application of any member of the company, call, or direct the calling of, a general meeting of the company and give such ancillary or consequential directions as the Company Law Board thinks expedient in relation to the calling, holding and conducting of the meeting.

      Explanation: The directions that may be given under this sub-section may include a direction that one member of the company present in person or by proxy shall be deemed to constitute a meeting.

    (2) A general meeting held in pursuance of sub-section (1) shall, subject to any directions of the Company Law Board, be deemed to be an annual general meeting of the company.

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