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‘Repeals

 

Company law repeals (Great Britain)

 

Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Companies Act 1985 (c. 6)

Sections 1 to 430F.

 
  

In section 437—

 
  

(a)    

in subsection (1), the second sentence, and

 
  

(b)    

subsections (1B) and (1C).

 
  

Section 438.

 
  

In section 439—

 
  

(a)    

in subsection (2), “, or is ordered to pay the

 
  

whole or any part of the costs of proceedings

 
  

brought under section 438”,

 
  

(b)    

subsections (3) and (7), and

 
  

(c)    

in subsection (8), “; and any such liability

 
  

imposed by subsection (2) is (subject as

 
  

mentioned above) a liability also to

 
  

indemnify all persons against liability under

 
  

subsection (3)”.

 
  

Section 442(2).

 
  

Section 446.

 
  

In section 448(7), the words “and liable to a fine.” to

 
  

the end.

 
  

Section 449(7).

 
  

Section 450(4).

 
  

Section 451(3).

 
  

In section 453(1A)—

 
  

(a)    

paragraph (b), and

 
  

(b)    

paragraph (d) and the word “and” preceding

 
  

it.

 
  

Section 453A(6).

 
  

Sections 458 to 461.

 
 

Companies Act 1985 (c. 6)—cont.

Sections 651 to 746.

 
  

Schedules 1 to 15B.

 
  

Schedules 20 to 25.

 
 

Insolvency Act 1985 (c. 65)

Schedule 6.

 
 

Insolvency Act 1986 (c. 45)

In Schedule 13, in Part 1, the entries relating to the

 
  

following provisions of the Companies Act

 
  

1985—

 
  

(a)    

section 13(4),

 
  

(b)    

section 44(7),

 
  

(c)    

section 103(7),

 
  

(d)    

section 131(7),

 
  

(e)    

section 140(2),

 
  

(f)    

section 156(3),

 
  

(g)    

section 173(4),

 
  

(h)    

section 196,

 
  

(i)    

section 380(4),

 
  

(j)    

section 461(6),

 
  

(k)    

section 462(5),

 
  

(l)    

section 463(2),

 
  

(m)    

section 463(3),

 
  

(n)    

section 464(6),

 
  

(o)    

section 657(2),

 
  

(p)    

section 658(1), and

 
  

(q)    

section 711(2).

 
 

Building Societies Act 1986 (c. 53)

Section 102C(5).

 
 

Finance Act 1988 (c. 39)

In section 117(3), from the beginning to “that

 
  

section”;”.

 
  

In section 117(4), the words “and (3)”.

 
 

Water Act 1989 (c. 15)

In Schedule 25, paragraph 71(3).

 
 

Companies Act 1989 (c. 40)

Sections 1 to 22.

 
  

Section 56(5).

 
  

Sections 57 and 58.

 
  

Section 64(2).

 
  

Section 66(3).

 
  

Section 71.

 
  

Sections 92 to 110.

 
  

Sections 113 to 138.

 
  

Section 139(1) to (3).

 
  

Sections 141 to 143.

 
  

Section 144(1) to (3) and (6).

 
  

Section 207.

 
  

Schedules 1 to 9.

 
  

In Schedule 10, paragraphs 1 to 24.

 
  

Schedules 15 to 17.

 
  

In Schedule 18, paragraphs 32 to 38.

 
  

In Schedule 19, paragraphs 1 to 9 and 11 to 21.

 
 

Age of Legal Capacity (Scotland)

In Schedule 1, paragraph 39.

 
 

Act 1991 (c. 50)

  
 

Water Consolidation

In Schedule 1, paragraph 40(2).

 
 

(Consequential Provisions) Act

  
 

1991 (c. 60)

  
 

Charities Act 1992 (c. 41)

In Schedule 6, paragraph 11.

 
 

Charities Act 1993 (c. 10)

In Schedule 6, paragraph 20.

 
 

Criminal Justice Act 1993 (c. 36)

In Schedule 5, paragraph 4.

 
 

Welsh Language Act 1993 (c. 38)

Section 30.

 
 

Pension Schemes Act 1993 (c. 48)

In Schedule 8, paragraph 16.

 
 

Trade Marks Act 1994 (c. 26)

In Schedule 4, in paragraph 1(2), the reference to the

 
  

Companies Act 1985.

 
 

Deregulation and Contracting Out

Section 13(1).

 
 

Act 1994 (c. 40)

Schedule 5.

 
  

In Schedule 16, paragraphs 8 to 10.

 
 

Requirements of Writing

In Schedule 4, paragraphs 51 to 56.

 
 

(Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 7)

  
 

Criminal Procedure (Consequential

In Schedule 4, paragraph 56(3) and (4).

 
 

Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1995

  
 

(c. 40)

  
 

Disability Discrimination Act 1995

In Schedule 6, paragraph 4.

 
 

(c. 50)

  
 

Financial Services and Markets Act

Section 143.

 
 

2000 (c. 8)

Section 263.

 
 

Limited Liability Partnerships Act

In the Schedule, paragraph 1.

 
 

2000 (c. 12)

  
 

Political Parties, Elections and

Sections 139 and 140.

 
 

Referendums Act 2000 (c. 41)

Schedule 19.

 
  

In Schedule 23, paragraphs 12 and 13.

 
 

Criminal Justice and Police Act

Section 45.

 
 

2001 (c. 16)

In Schedule 2, paragraph 17.

 
 

Enterprise Act 2002 (c. 40)

In Schedule 17, paragraphs 3 to 8.

 
 

Companies (Audit, Investigations

Sections 7 to 10.

 
 

and Community Enterprise) Act

Section 11(1).

 
 

2004 (c. 27)

Sections 12 and 13.

 
  

Sections 19 and 20.

 
  

Schedule 1.

 
  

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 5 to 10, 22 to 24 and 26.

 
  

In Schedule 6, paragraphs 1 to 9.

 
 

Civil Partnership Act 2004 (c. 33)

In Schedule 27, paragraphs 99 to 105.

 
 

Constitutional Reform Act 2005

In Schedule 11, in paragraph 4(3), the reference to

 
 

(c. 4)

the Companies Act 1985.

 

 
 

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Repeals and revocations relating to Northern Ireland

 

Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal or revocation

 
 

Companies (Northern Ireland)

The whole Order.

 
 

Order 1986 (S.I. 1986/1032

  
 

(N.I. 6))

  
 

Companies Consolidation

The whole Order.

 
 

(Consequential Provisions)

  
 

(Northern Ireland) Order 1986

  
 

(S.I. 1986/1035 (N.I. 9))

  
 

Business Names (Northern Ireland)

The whole Order.

 
 

Order 1986 (S.I. 1986/1033

  
 

(N.I. 7))

  
 

Industrial Relations (Northern

Article 3.

 
 

Ireland) Order 1987 (S.I. 1987/

  
 

936 N.I. 9))

  
 

Finance Act 1988 (c. 39)

In section 117(3), the words from “and for” to the

 
  

end.

 
 

Companies (Northern Ireland)

The whole Order.

 
 

Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/2404

  
 

(N.I. 18))

  
 

Insolvency (Northern Ireland)

In Schedule 7, in the entry relating to Article 166(4),

 
 

Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/2405

the word “office”.

 
 

(N.I. 19))

In Schedule 9, Part I.

 
 

European Economic Interest

The whole Regulations.

 
 

Groupings Regulations

  
 

(Northern Ireland) 1989 (S.R.

  
 

1989/216)

  
 

Companies (Northern Ireland)

The whole Order.

 
 

Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/593 (N.I.

  
 

5))

  
 

Companies (No. 2) (Northern

Parts II to IV.

 
 

Ireland) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/

Part VI.

 
 

1504 (N.I. 10))

Schedules 1 to 6.

 
 

Criminal Justice Act 1993 (c. 36)

In Schedule 5, Part 2.

 
  

Schedule 6.

 
 

Financial Provisions (Northern

Article 15.

 
 

Ireland) Order 1993 (S.I. 1993/

  
 

1252 (N.I. 5))

  
 

Deregulation and Contracting Out

Section 13(2).

 
 

Act 1994 (c. 40)

Schedule 6.

 
 

Pensions (Northern Ireland) Order

In Schedule 3, paragraph 7.

 
 

1995 (S.I. 1995/3213 (N.I. 22))

  
 

Deregulation and Contracting Out

Article 11.

 
 

(Northern Ireland) Order 1996

Schedule 2.

 
 

(S.I. 1996/1632 (N.I. 11))

In Schedule 5, paragraph 4.

 
 

Youth Justice and Criminal

In Schedule 4, paragraph 18.

 
 

Evidence Act 1999 (c. 23)

  
 

Limited Liability Partnerships Act

The whole Act.

 
 

(Northern Ireland) 2002 (c. 12

  
 

(N.I.))

  
 

Open-Ended Investment

The whole Act.

 
 

Companies Act (Northern

  
 

Ireland) 2002 (c. 13)

  
 

Company Directors

In Schedule 3, paragraphs 3 to 5.

 
 

Disqualification (Northern

  
 

Ireland) Order 2002 (S.I. 2002/

  
 

3150 (N.I. 4))

  
 

Companies (Audit, Investigations

Section 11(2).

 
 

and Community Enterprise) Act

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 11 to 15.

 
 

Law Reform (Miscellaneous

Article 4(2).

 
 

Provisions) (Northern Ireland)

  
 

Order 2005 (S.I. 2005/1452

  
 

(N.I. 7))

  
 

Companies (Audit, Investigations

The whole Order.

 
 

and Community Enterprise)

  
 

(Northern Ireland) Order 2005

  
 

(S.I. 2005/1967 (N.I. 17))

  

 
 

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Other repeals

 

Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal or revocation

 
 

Limited Partnerships Act 1907

In section 16(1)—

 
 

(c. 24)

(a)    

the words “, and there shall be paid for such

 
  

inspection such fees as may be appointed by

 
  

the Board of Trade, not exceeding 5p for

 
  

each inspection”;

 
  

(b)    

the words from “and there shall be paid for

 
  

such certificate” to the end.

 
  

In section 17—

 
  

(a)    

the words “(but as to fees with the

 
  

concurrence of the Treasury)”;

 
  

(b)    

paragraph (a).

 
 

Business Names Act 1985 (c. 7)

The whole Act.

 
 

Companies Act 1989 (c. 40)

Sections 24 to 54.

 
  

Schedules 11 to 13.

 
 

Criminal Procedure (Consequential

In Schedule 4, paragraph 74(2).

 
 

Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1995

  
 

(c. 40)

  
 

Companies (Audit, Investigations

Sections 1 to 6.

 
 

and Community Enterprise) Act

In Schedule 2, Part 1.

 
 

Civil Partnership Act 2004 (c. 33)

In Schedule 27, paragraph 128.’.

 
 


 

AMENDMENTS TO SCHEDULES

 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  199

 

Page  623,  line  6  [Schedule  3],  leave out paragraphs 1 to 33.

 



 
 

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Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  200

 

Page  636,  line  7  [Schedule  3],  leave out paragraphs 41 to 44.

 


 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  565

 

Page  637,  line  29  [Schedule  4],  leave out paragraph 1 and insert—

 

‘1  (1)  

This Schedule applies to documents or information sent or supplied to a

 

company.

 

      (2)  

It does not apply to documents or information sent or supplied by another

 

company (see section 1109(3) and Schedule 5).’.

 

Mr Alan Duncan

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

Charles Hendry

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

James Brokenshire

 

Justine Greening

 

Not called  122

 

Page  637,  line  30  [Schedule  4],  leave out ‘1109(4)’ and insert ‘1109(3)’.

 


 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Mr Alan Duncan

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

Charles Hendry

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

James Brokenshire

 

Agreed to  123

 

Page  638,  line  5  [Schedule  4],  leave out ‘prepays and posts an’ and insert ‘posts a

 

prepaid’.

 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  566

 

Page  638,  line  19  [Schedule  4],  leave out sub-paragraph (2).

 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  567

 

Page  638,  line  31  [Schedule  4],  leave out ‘in electronic form’.

 


 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  568

 

Page  639,  line  6  [Schedule  4],  leave out sub-paragraph (2).


 
 

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Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  569

 

Page  639,  line  14  [Schedule  5],  leave out ‘companies that are not traded

 

companies’ and insert ‘a company’.

 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Mr Alan Duncan

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

Charles Hendry

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

James Brokenshire

 

Agreed to  124

 

Page  639,  line  27  [Schedule  5],  leave out ‘prepays and posts an’ and insert ‘posts a

 

prepaid’.

 


 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  570

 

Page  640,  line  13  [Schedule  5],  leave out sub-paragraph (2).

 


 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  571

 

Page  641,  line  1  [Schedule  5],  leave out sub-paragraph (2).

 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  450

 

Page  641,  line  16  [Schedule  5],  leave out paragraph (b) and insert—

 

‘(b)    

as a person nominated by a member in accordance with the company’s

 

articles to enjoy or exercise all or any specified rights of the member

 

in relation to the company, or

 

(c)    

as a person nominated by a member under section 146 to enjoy

 

information rights.’.

 

Mr Alan Duncan

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

Charles Hendry

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

James Brokenshire

 

Justine Greening

 

Not called  125

 

Page  641,  line  17  [Schedule  5],  leave out ‘made under section 137’.

 

Mr Secretary Darling

 

Agreed to  451

 

Page  641,  line  25  [Schedule  5],  leave out ‘member of the company or entitled’.


 
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