Indian Bare Acts

The Companies Act,1956

Title : The Companies Act,1956

Year : 1956



The memorandum shall-

(a) Be printed,

(b) Be divided into paragraphs numbered consecutively, and

(c) Be signed by each subscriber (who shall add his address, description and occupation, if any,) in the presence of at least one witness who shall attest the signature and shall likewise add his address, description and occupation, if any.
 
15A -1* Special provision as to alteration of memorandum consequent on alteration of name of State of Madras

Where, in the memorandum of association of a company in existence immediately before the commencement of the Madras State (Alteration of Name) Act, 1968 (53 of 1968) it is stated that Madras is the State in which the registered office of that company is situate, then, notwithstanding anything contained in this Act, the said memorandum shall, as from such commencement, be deemed to have been altered by substitution of a reference to the State of Tamil Nadu for the reference to the State of Madras, and the Registrar of the State of Tamil Nadu shall make necessary alterations in the memorandum of association and the certificate of incorporation of the said company.]

15B - Special provision as to alteration of memorandum consequent on alteration of name of State of Mysore

2* Where, in the memorandum of association of a company in existence immediately before the commencement of the Mysore State (Alteration of Name) Act, 1973 (31 of 1973), it is stated that Mysore is the State in which the registered office of that company is situate, then notwithstanding anything contained in this Act, the said memorandum shall as from such commencement, be deemed to have been altered by substitution of a reference to the State of Karnataka for the reference to the State of Mysore, and the Registrar of the State of Karnataka shall make necessary alterations in the memorandum of association and the certificate of incorporation of the said company.]

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1. Inserted by the Madras State (Alteration of Name) (Adaption of Laws on Union Subjects) Order, 1970 (w.r.e.f. 14-1-1969).

2. Inserted by the Mysore State (Alteration of Name) (Adaption of Laws on Union Subjects) Order, 1974 (w.r.e.f. 1-11-1973).

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