—(1) The books referred to in section 188(1) and (3A) shall be kept by the company at the registered office or the principal place of business in Singapore of the company, and shall be open to the inspection of any member without charge.
(2) Any member shall be entitled to be furnished within 14 days after he has made a request in writing in that behalf to the company with a copy of any minutes specified in section 188(1) or (3A) at a charge not exceeding $1 for every page thereof.
(2A) Subsection (1) shall not apply to books containing minutes of proceedings of meetings of a company’s directors and of its managers, or (as the case may be) books containing minutes of the passing of resolutions and the making of declarations by the director of a company that has only one director; and subsection (2) shall not apply to any of those minutes.
(3) If any copy required under this section is not so furnished the company and every officer of the company who is in default shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $400 and also to a default penalty.
[UK, 1948, s. 146; Aust., 1961, s. 149]