New COMPANIES ACT, 2013 (Act No. 18 of 2013)
The Companies Act, 2013 (Act No. 18 of 2013) has received Presidential assent. Hon’ble President Pranab Mukherjee gave his assent to this Bill on 29th August, 2013
With this move, India has now got a new company law that has replaced the erstwhile Companies Act 1956.
The Corporate Affairs Ministry is expected to in the next few weeks come up with draft rules for public comments.