Section 228 Investigation of foreign companies – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 228 of Companies Act 2013. Discussion on provisions and rules related to investigation, etc., of foreign companies.

Amended and updated notes on section 228 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to investigation, etc., of foreign companies.

Chapter XIV (Sections 206229) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to Inspection, Inquiry and Investigation. Section 228 of CA 2013 provides for investigation, etc., of foreign companies.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 227 (Legal advisers and bankers not to disclose certain information) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 228 of Companies Act 2013.

The provisions of section 228 are effective from 1-April-2014. You may refer Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27-03-2014. In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 228 of the Companies Act 2013.

Name of ActThe Companies Act 2013
Enacted byParliament of India
Administered byMinistry of Corporate Affairs (MCA)
Number of Chapters29
Number of Sections484 (470-43+57)
Number of Schedules7
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Chapter No.XIV
Chapter NameInspection, Inquiry and Investigation
Section No.228
Section NameInvestigation, etc., of foreign companies
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Section 228 of Companies Act 2013: Investigation, etc., of foreign companies

Section 228 shall come into force on 1st April, 2014 vide Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27.03.2014.

The provisions of this Chapter shall apply mutatis mutandis to inspection, inquiry or investigation in relation to foreign companies.


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