1. SHORT TITLE, EXTENT AND COMMENCEMENT
(1) This Act may be called the Company Secretaries Act, 1980.
(2) It extends to the whole of India.
(3) It shall come into force on such date as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint.
1. Came into force on 1st January, 1981, vide S.O. 989(E), dated 27th December, 1980.