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Contents

Long Title

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II ESTABLISHMENT, INCORPORATION AND CONSTITUTION OF AUTHORITY

Part III FUNCTIONS AND POWERS OF AUTHORITY

Part IV PROVISIONS RELATING TO STAFF

Part V FINANCIAL PROVISIONS

Part VI TRANSFER OF PROPERTY, ASSETS, LIABILITIES AND EMPLOYEES

Part VII MISCELLANEOUS

FIRST SCHEDULE Constitution and Proceedings of Authority

SECOND SCHEDULE Written Laws Administered and Enforced by Authority

THIRD SCHEDULE Financial Provisions

Legislative History

Comparative Table

 
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Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority Act
(CHAPTER 2A)

(Original Enactment: Act 3 of 2004)

REVISED EDITION 2005
(31st July 2005)
An Act to establish and incorporate the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, to provide for its functions and powers, and for matters connected therewith.
[1st April 2004]
PART I
PRELIMINARY
Short title
1.  This Act may be cited as the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority Act.
Interpretation
2.  In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires —
“Authority” means the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority established under section 3;
“Chairman” means the Chairman of the Authority appointed under section 5(1)(a) and includes any temporary Chairman of the Authority;
“Chief Executive” means the Chief Executive of the Authority appointed under section 10 and includes any person acting in that capacity;
“debenture” includes debenture stock;
“Deputy Chairman” means any person who is appointed under section 5(3)(a) to be the Deputy Chairman of the Authority;
“member” means a member of the Authority;
“Public Accountants Board” means the Public Accountants Board established under section 3 of the Accountants Act (Cap. 2, 2001 Ed.) repealed by the Accountants Act (Cap. 2, 2005 Ed.);
“Registry of Companies and Businesses” means the Government department known as the Registry of Companies and Businesses;
“securities”, in relation to a company, includes shares, debentures, bonds and other securities of the company, whether or not constituting a charge on the assets of the company;
“shares” includes stocks.