Government of India
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Dated the 29th May, 2015
G.S.R.442 (E). – In exercise of the powers conferred by section 7 read with sub-sections (1) and (2) of section 469 of the Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014, namely:-
1. (1) These rules may be called the Companies (Incorporation) Second Amendment Rules, 2015.
(2) They shall come into force from the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014,-
(a) in rule 12, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-
“Provided that in case pursuing of any of the objects of a company requires registration or approval from sectoral regulators such as Reserve Bank of India, Securities and Exchange Board, registration or approval, as the case may be, from such regulator shall be obtained by the company before pursuing such objects and a declaration in this behalf shall be submitted at the stage of incorporation of the company.”;
(b) rule 24 shall be omitted;
(c) in the Annexure, –
(i) for the existing Form INC-13 and Form INC-16, the following Form INC-13 and Form INC-16 shall respectively be substituted, namely:-
(ii) Form INC-21 shall be omitted.
(File No. 1/13/2013-CL-V)
(Amardeep Singh Bhatia)
Joint Secretary to the Government of India
Note :- The principal rules were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part-II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide number GSR 250 (E) dated the 31st March, 2014 and subsequently amended vide number G.S.R. 349(E) dated the 1st May, 2015.