Laws and Bare Acts of India at MyNation.net

MyNation Foundation Online Law Library

Section 10 – The Spirituous Preparations (Inter-State Trade and Commerce) Control Act,1955

The Spirituous Preparations (Inter-State Trade and Commerce) Control Act,1955

Section 10. Offences by companies

(1) If the person committing an offence under section 5 is a company, every person who at the time the contravention was committed was in charge of, and was responsible to the company for the conduct of the business of the company as well as the company, shall be deemed to be guilty of the contravention and shall be liable to be proceeded against and punished accordingly.

Provided that nothing contained in this subsection shall tender any such person liable to any punishment provided in this Act if he proves was committed without his knowledge or that he exercised all due diligence to prevent the commission of such offence.

(2) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (1) where any offence under this act has been committed by a company and it is proved that the offence has been committed with the consent or connivance of or is attributable to any neglect on the part of any director, manager, secretary or other officer of the company, such director, manager, secretary or other officer shall also be deemed to be guilty of that offence and shall be liable to be proceeded against and punished accordingly. Explanation. – For the purposes of this section,-

(a) “Company” means any body corporate and includes a firm or other association of individuals; and

(b) “Director” in relation to a firm means a partner in the firm.

Previous | Next

The Spirituous Preparations (Inter-State Trade and Commerce) Control Act,1955

Indian Laws – Bare Acts

MyNation

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2021 Laws and Bare Acts of India at MyNation.net
×

Free Legal Help, Just WhatsApp Away

MyNation HELP line

We are Not Lawyers, but No Lawyer will give you Advice like We do

Please read Group Rules – CLICK HERE, If You agree then Please Register CLICK HERE and after registration  JOIN WELCOME GROUP HERE

We handle Women Centric biased laws like False Section 498A IPC, Domestic Violence(DV ACT), Divorce, Maintenance, Alimony, Child Custody, HMA 24, 125 CrPc, 307, 312, 313, 323, 354, 376, 377, 406, 420, 497, 506, 509; TEP, RTI and many more…

MyNation FoundationMyNation FoundationMyNation Foundation