Companies Act 2014


Application of Act to unlimited companies re-registered as limited companies under certain former enactments

1335. (1) Subject to subsection (2), this Act shall apply to every unlimited company registered (in a register kept in the State) as a limited company in pursuance of—

(a) the Companies Act 1879, or

(b) section 57 of the Companies (Consolidation) Act 1908,

in the same manner as it applies to an unlimited company re-registered in pursuance of this Act as a limited company.

(2) In this Act a reference, express or implied, to the date of registration shall, in the case of an unlimited company registered as a limited company in pursuance of an enactment referred to in paragraph (a) or (b), as the case may be, of subsection (1), be read as a reference to the date on which it was registered as such in pursuance of the enactment referred to in that paragraph.