3 Principal Act amended
4 Commencement of liquidation
6 Section 361 repealed
The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:
This Act is the Companies Amendment Act 2012.
This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.
This Act amends the Companies Act 1993.
(1) Section 241(2)(c) is amended by adding the following subparagraph:
“(viii) in the case of a company that has been removed from the New Zealand register, the Registrar or a person who, immediately before the company was removed from the New Zealand register, was a person described in subparagraph (ii), (iii), (iv), or (vii); or”.
(2) Section 241 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (2):
“(2A) However, the court must not appoint a liquidator under subsection (2)(c)(viii) unless the company is restored to the New Zealand register under section 328 or 329.”
Section 360 is amended by repealing subsections (2) and (3).
Section 361 is repealed.
This Act is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.