The Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959


Act ID: 195923
Act Number: 23
Enactment Date: 1959-05-19
Act Year: 1959
Short Title: The Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959
Long Title: An Act to make provision for the regulation of the profession of cost and works accountants.
Ministry: Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Enforcement Date: 28-05-1959
Notification: 28th May, 1959, vide notification No. G.S.R. 610, dated 25th May, 1959, see Gazette of India, Extraordinry, Part II, sec. 3(i).

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01.01.2001 Procedure of Investigation ( English & Hindi version)
01.01.2006 Procedure of Meetings ( English & Hindi version))
22.03.2016 Appellate Authority (Allowances payable to, and other terms and conditions of service of Chairperson and members and the manner of meeting expenditure of the Authority) Rules, 2006
11.05.2016 In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section(1) of section 10B of the cost and works Accountants Act, 1959(23 of 1959)
09.04.2018 Procedure of Investigation of Professional and Other Misconduct and Conduct of Cases, 2018
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20.01.1982 Submission of cost audit report
15.02.1982 Additional information to be furnished along with the Cost Audit Reports.
13.12.2010 Members of professional institutes arrested by law enforcement agencies for criminal offences - Deirections of Central Government - issue of.
04.04.2011 Interpretation of the word “Partnership” for the purpose of Chartered Accountants Act, 1949, Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959 and Company Secretaries Act, 1980.
30.11.2011 Cost Accounting Records and Cost Audit – clarifications about coverage of certain sectors thereunder
30.11.2011 Cost Accounting Records and Cost Audit – clarifications regarding applicability and compliance requirements
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08.08.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 2006.
08.08.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 2006.
18.08.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 1959.
17.11.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 1959.
17.11.2006 Change of designation of the Presiding Officer of the Election Tribunal of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India
17.11.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 2006.
17.11.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 1959
27.11.2006 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 1959.
27.02.2007 Framing of Rules under Section 38(A), sub section 2, clause c and d of the Cost and Works Accountants Act 1959
22.03.2007 Amendment in Notifications GSR 734(E) dated 27.11.2006, GSR 708(E) dated 17.11.2006, GSR 710(E) dated 17.11.2006 and GSR 709(E) dated 17.11.2006,
03.10.2007 Under section 29A of the Cost and works Accountants Act,1959(23 of 1959), constitution of a Quality review board
07.12.2007 Constitution of a Tribunal for settlement of disputes under section,10A of the Cost and Works Accountants Act, in the matter of election to the Council of the Institute of cost and works Accountants of india held in june2007
23.07.2008 Regulations made to amend Cost and Works Accountants Regulations , 1959 , in exercise of powers conferred by cl(a) of sub-section (2) of Section 38A read with cl(a) of sub-section (2) of Section 9 of the Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959 (23 of 1959)
14.11.2008 Investor Education and Protection Fund (Awareness and Protection of Investors)(Amendment) Rules, 2008 (Notification of revised Form 1)
17.11.2008 Regulations made to further amend Cost and Works Accountants Regulations , 1959 , in exercise of powers conferred by sub-section (1) Section 39 of the Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959 (23 of 1959)
06.04.2009 Amendment in Cost and Works Accountants Regulation, 1959, in exercise of powers conferred by sub-section (1) of Section 39 of Cost and Works Accountants Acts,1959 (23 of 1959)
21.02.2011 Amendment to Cost and Works Accountants(Election to Council) Rules, 2006
25.02.2011 Amendment to Cost and Works Accountants(Election to Council) Rules, 2006
08.03.2011 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act
15.03.2011 Amendments in notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, number S.O. 789(E), dated 20th March, 2009
15.03.2011 Amendments in Cost and Works Accountants Procedures of Meetings of Quality Review Board, and Terms and Conditions of Service and Allowances of the Chairpersons and Members of the Board Rules, 2006
17.06.2011 Amendments in the Appellate Authority(Allowances payable to,and other terms and conditions of service of Chairperson and Members and manner of meeting expenditure of the Authority)Rules,2006
30.01.2012 The Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act, 2011 (No. 3, 4 and 10 of 2012) the Central Government hereby appoints the 1st day of February, 2012 as the date on which the provision of the said Act shall come into force.
06.02.2012 Amendments in the Official Gazette, hereby makes the following amendments in the notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Published in the Gazette of India vide No. G.S.R. 1693(E), dated the 3rd October, 2007
24.09.2012 Amendment to SO 789 (E) dated 20th March, 2009
24.09.2012 In exercise of the powers conferred by section 38A of the Cost and Work Accountants Act,1959
03.11.2015 Constitution Of Appellate Authority
16.11.2015 Notification for amendment in G.S.R.787(E)dated 15.10.2015
30.11.2015 Amendment in notification G.S.R 1693 (E) dated 3rd October, 2007
11.05.2016 In excercise of the powers conferred by sub-section(1) of Section 10B of the Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959(23 and 1959)
06.09.2016 Member on QRB of Institute of Cost Accountants of India.
28.09.2016 Appointment of Member on Election Tribunal of Institute of Cost Accountants of India.
17.11.2016 Change of designation of the Presiding Officer of the Election Tribunal of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India
13.12.2016 Appointment of Chairperson in the Appellate under section 22A of CA, CS, CWA Act.
19.04.2017 Nomination of Members on Tribunal of IcoAI
12.10.2017 Nomination of Members on Tribunal of IcoAI
12.10.2017 Nomination of Members on Tribunal of IcoAI
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