The State Bank of Hyderabad Act,1956
Section 10. Issued capital
(1) Out of the amount in the capital account of the Hyderabad State Bank on the appointed day,
(a) A sum of fifty lakhs of rupees shall be retained as the issued capital of the Hyderabad Bank and such capital shall on that day stand allotted to the Reserve Bank in lieu of the compensation payable by it under section 6;
(b) Any amount in excess of the sum of rupees fifty lakhs aforesaid shall on that day stand transferred to the Reserve Fund Account of the Hyderabad Bank.
1[(1-A) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (1), the issued capital of the Hyderabad Bank, shall consist of such amount as the State Bank may, with the approval of the Reserve Bank, fix, and shall be divided into fully paid-up shares of such denomination in accordance with sub-section (2) of Section 9.]
(2) The Reserve Bank may, with the previous sanction of the Central Government, authorise an increase in the issued capital of the Hyderabad Bank, and such increased capital shall be provided by the Reserve Bank.
2[(3)(3) The Hyderabad Bank may, from time to time, with the approval of the State Bank and the Reserve Bank, increase, whether by public issue or by preferential allotment or private placement in accordance with the procedure as may be specified by regulations made under Section 63 of the State Bank of India (Subsidiary Banks) Act,1959 (38 of 1959), its issued capital by issue of equity or preference shares.
(3-A) The issued capital of the Hyderabad Bank shall consist of equity shares or equity and preference shares :
Provided that the issue of preference shares shall be in accordance with the guidelines framed by the Reserve Bank specifying the class of preference shares, the extent of issue of each class of such preference shares (whether perpetual of irredeemable or redeemable) and the terms and conditions subject to which, each class of preference shares may be issued.
(3-B) The Hyderabad Bank may, with the approval of the State Bank and the Reserve Bank, increase from time to time by way of issuing bonus shares to existing equity shareholders, its issued capital in such manner as the State Bank, with the approval of the Reserve Bank, direct.
(3-C) No increase or reduction in the issued capital of the Hyderabad Bank shall be made in such a manner that the State Bank holds at any time less than fifty-one per cent of the issued capital consisting of equity shares of the Hyderabad Bank.
(3-D) The Hyderabad Bank may accept the money in respect of shares issued towards increase in issued capital in instalments, make calls and forfeit unpaid shares and re-issue them, in the manner as may be specified by regulations made under Section 63 of the State Bank of India (Subsidiary Banks) Act,1959 (38 of 1959).]
1. Inserted by Act No. 30 of 2007 w.e.f. 18-6-2007.
2. Subs. by Act No. 30 of 2007 w.e.f. 18-6-2007.