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Companies Act 1989

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39Compliance orders

(1)If at any time it appears to the Secretary of State—

(a)in the case of a recognised supervisory body, that any requirement of Schedule 11 is not satisfied,

(b)in the case of a recognised professional qualification, that any requirement of Schedule 12 is not satisfied, or

(c)that a recognised supervisory or qualifying body has failed to comply with an obligation to which it is subject by virtue of this Part,

he may, instead of revoking the relevant recognition order, make an application to the court under this section.

(2)If on such application the court decides that the subsection or requirement in question is not satisfied or, as the case may be, that the body has failed to comply with the obligation in question it may order the supervisory or qualifying body in question to take such steps as the court directs for securing that the subsection or requirement is satisfied or that the obligation is complied with.

(3)The jurisdiction conferred by this section is exercisable by the High Court and the Court of Session.

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