Section 426 Delegation of powers – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 426 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to delegation of powers.

Amended and updated notes on section 426 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to delegation of powers.

Chapter XXVII (Sections 407434) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to National Company Law Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal i.e. NCLT and NCLAT. Section 426 of CA 2013 provides for delegation of powers.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 425 (Power to punish for contempt) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 426 of the Companies Act 2013.

The provisions of section 426 are effective from 1st June, 2016. You may refer Notification No. S.O. 1934(E) dated 1-06-2016. In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 426 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.XXVII
Chapter NameNational Company Law Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal
Section No.426
Section NameDelegation of powers
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Section 426 of Companies Act 2013: Delegation of powers

Section 426 shall come into force on 1st June, 2016 vide Notification No. S.O. 1934(E) issued dated 01.06.2016.

The Tribunal or the Appellate Tribunal may, by general or special order, direct, subject to such conditions, if any, as may be specified in the order, any of its officers or employees or any other person authorised by it to inquire into any matter connected with any proceeding or, as the case may be, appeal before it and to report to it in such manner as may be specified in the order.


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