The Companies Act, 1956
10G. Power to punish for contempt.
1[10G. Power to punish for contempt.
The Appellate Tribunal shall have the same jurisdiction, powers and authority in respect of contempt of itself as the High Court has and may exercise, for this purpose under the provisions of the Contempt of Courts Act, 1971 (70 of 1971), shall have the effect subject to modifications that
(a)the reference therein to a High Court shall be construed as including a reference to the Appellate Tribunal;
(b)the reference to Advocate-General in section 15 of the said Act shall be construed as a reference to such law officers as the Central Government may specify in this behalf.]
1. Section 10G ins. by Act 11 of 2003, sec. 6 (w.e.f. 1-4-2003).