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Companies Act 2006


Section 354: Power to limit or extend the types of company to which provisions of this Chapter apply

602.At present the provisions of this Chapter apply to quoted companies as defined in section 385, which replaces the definition of “quoted company” in section 262 of the 1985 Act. This section confers on the Secretary of State a power to make regulations to limit or extend the types of company to which the provisions of this Chapter apply. The Parliamentary procedure that will apply to such regulations depends on whether they extend or limit the application of the Chapter.

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