Section 44 Nature of shares or debentures – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 44 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to nature of shares or debentures.

Amended and updated notes on section 44 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to nature of shares or debentures.

Chapter IV (Sections 4372) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to share capital and debentures. Section 44 of CA 2013 provides for nature of shares or debentures.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 43 (Kinds of share capital) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 44 of Companies Act 2013 read with the Companies (Share Capital and Debentures) Rules, 2014.

Section 44 of the Companies Act, 2013 has been notified by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) vide Notification No. S.O. 2754(E) issued dated 12.09.2013. This notification was come into force from 12th September, 2013 i.e. the commencement date of section 44 is 12-9-2013.

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.IV
Chapter NameShare Capital and Debentures
Section No.44
Section NameNature of shares or debentures
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Section 44 of Companies Act 2013: Nature of shares or debentures

Section 44 shall come into force on 12th September, 2013 vide Notification No. S.O. 2754(E) dated 12.09.2013.

The shares or debentures or other interest of any member in a company shall be movable property transferable in the manner provided by the articles of the company.


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