Companies Act 2006

2The Companies ActsE+W+S+N.I.

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(1)In this Act “the Companies Acts” means—

(a)the company law provisions of this Act,

(b)Part 2 of the Companies (Audit, Investigations and Community Enterprise) Act 2004 (c. 27) (community interest companies), and

(c)the provisions of the Companies Act 1985 (c. 6) and the Companies Consolidation (Consequential Provisions) Act 1985 (c. 9) that remain in force.

(2)The company law provisions of this Act are—

(a)the provisions of Parts 1 to 39 of this Act, and

(b)the provisions of Parts 45 to 47 of this Act so far as they apply for the purposes of those Parts.

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I1S. 2 partly in force; s. 2 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 1300; s. 2 in force for certain purposes at 1.1.2007 (subject to art. 5, Sch. 1) (with arts. 6, 8, Sch. 5) and s. 2 in force for certain further purposes at 20.1.2007 by S.I. 2006/3428, arts. 2(2), 3(2) (subject to art. 5, Sch. 1) (with arts. 6, 8, Sch. 5)