The Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956


Act ID: 195642
Act Number: 42
Enactment Date: 1956-09-04
Act Year: 1956
Short Title: The Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956
Long Title: An Act to prevent undesirable transactions in securities by regulating the business of dealing therein, by providing for certain other matters connected therewith.
Ministry: Ministry of Finance
Department: Department of Economic Affairs
Enforcement Date: 20-02-1957
Notification: 20th February, 1957, vide notification No. S.R.O. 528, dated 16th February, 1957, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3.

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21.02.1957 the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Rules, 1957.
22.10.1985 the Securities Contracts (Reference to the Company Law Board) Rules, 1986.
01.01.2000 the Securities Contracts (Regulation) (Appeal to Securities Appellate Tribunal) Rules, 2000.
01.01.2005 the Securities Contracts (Regulation) (Procedure for Holding Inquiry and Imposing Penalties by Adjudicating Officer) Rules, 2005.
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20.06.2012 the Securities Contracts (Regulation) (Stock Exchanges and Clearing Corporations) Regulations, 2012.
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27.09.2016 List of goods specified in the Schedule for the purposes of clause (bc) of section 2 of the Principal Act,
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