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Companies Amendment Act, No. 37 of 1999

Long title


To amend the Companies Act, 1973, so as to provide for a company to acquire its own shares; to provide for the disclosure of a beneficial interest in securities; to provide for the mandatory appointment of a secretary for a public company; to further provide for the disclosure of directors’ emoluments, pension and details in respect of their service contracts; and to provide for certain penalties; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE
1.  Amendment of ‘‘Arrangement of Act’’ of Act 61 of 1973...
2.  Amendment of section 1 of Act 61 of 1973...
3.  Amendment of section 38 of Act 61 of 1973
4.  Amendment of section 39 of Act 61 of 1973...
5.  Amendment of heading to Chapter V of Act 61 of 1973
6.  Amendment of section 76 of Act 61 of 1973...
7.  Substitution of heading before section 83 of Act 61 of 1973
8.  Repeal of sections 83 and 84 of Act 61 of 1973
9.  Substitution of section 85 of Act 61 of 1973
10.  Substitution of section 86 of Act 61 of 1973
11.  Substitution of section 87 of Act 61 of 1973
12.  Substitution of section 88 of Act 61 of 1973
13.  Substitution of section 89 of Act 61 of 1973
14.  Substitution of section 90 of Act 61 of 1973
15.  Amendment of section 98 of Act 61 of 1973...
16.  Insertion of section 140A in Act 61 of 1973
17.  Amendment of section 227 of Act 61 of 1973...
18.  Insertion of Chapter IXA in Act 61 of 1973
19.  Amendment of section 297 of Act 61 of 1973...
20. Repeal of section 440G of Act 61 of 1973
21.  Amendment of section 441 of Act 61 of 1973...
22.  Short title and commencement

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