(1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—
application for reregistration means an application for registration of an existing company under this Act
director, in relation to an existing company, includes—
existing company means a body corporate registered under Part 2 or Part 8 or Part 10 of the Companies Act 1955, or under the Companies Act 1933, the Companies Act 1908, the Companies Act 1903, the Companies Act 1882, or the Joint Stock Companies Act 1860; but does not include a body corporate that is being wound up or in liquidation
member, in relation to an existing company, means a member of the company who is entitled to exercise voting rights in relation to a proposed application to reregister the company
specified person, in relation to an existing company, means—
transition period, in relation to an existing company, means the period beginning on 1 July 1994 and ending with the close of 30 June 1997 or with the close of such later date as may be specified in relation to the company by the court under section 10.