The Company Secretaries Act, 1980


Act ID: 198056
Act Number: 56
Enactment Date: 1980-12-10
Act Year: 1980
Short Title: The Company Secretaries Act, 1980
Long Title: An Act to make provision for the regulation and development of the profession of Company Secretaries.
Ministry: Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Enforcement Date: 01-01-1981
Notification: 1st January, 1981, vide notification No. S.O. 989(E), dated 27th December, 1980, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

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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
09.04.2018 Procedure of Investigation of Professional and Other Misconduct and Conduct of Cases, 2018
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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.
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08.08.2006 Company Secretaries Act,2006
18.08.2006 Company Secretaries Act,1980,18/08/2006
05.09.2006 Company Secretaries (Election to Council) Rules 2006
05.09.2006 Company Secretaries Act(Amendment),2006
17.11.2006 Company Secretaries Act,1980,17/11/2006
17.11.2006 Company Secretaries Act,1980,17/11/2006
27.11.2006 Company Secretaries Act,1980,27/11/2006
28.02.2007 Framing of Rules under Section 38(A), sub section 2, clause c and d of the Company Secretaries Act 1980
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,
13.07.2007 (Company Secretaries Act,1980) the company Secretaries 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
24.07.2008 Company Secretaries Act,1980, 24/07/2008
20.03.2009 Appointment of Appellate Authority by central Government in accordance with the power conferred under section 22A The Chartered Accountants Act, 1949,Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959 and The Company Secretaries Act, 1980
25.02.2011 Amendment to the Company Secretaries (Election to the Council ) Rules, 2006
15.03.2011 Amendments in notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, number S.O. 789(E), dated 20th March, 2009
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 Company Secretaries (Amendment) Act, 2011 (No. 4 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 notification of the Government of India Ministry of Corporate Affairs, published in the Gazette of India vide G.S.R. 490(E) dated the 13th July 2007
23.04.2015 Establishment of Tribunal under Company Secretaries(Election Tribunal) Rules, 2006
23.04.2015 Company Secretaries (Procedure of Investigations of Professional and Other Misconduct and Conduct of Cases) Amendment Rules, 2015
24.04.2015 Amendment to the notification no. GSR 490 (E) dated 13.07.2007
17.08.2015 Amendment to the notification no. GSR 315 (E) dated 23.04.2015
03.11.2015 Constitution Of Appellate Authority
15.12.2015 Amendment in notification G.S.R 490 (E) dated 13th July, 2007
23.03.2016 Amendment in notification G.S.R 490 (E) dated 13th July, 2007
23.05.2016 In exercise of the powers conferred by section 29A of the Company Secretaries Act, 1980(56 of 1980)
13.12.2016 Appointment of Chairperson in the Appellate under section 22A of CA, CS, CWA Act.
11.10.2017 Notification dated: 11.10.2017 - In exercise of the powers conferred by section 29A of the Company Secretaries Act, 1980(56 of 1980)
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