Companies Act 2014

751.

Order for inspection of books or documents of company in liquidation

751. (1) On the application of the F438[Authority, the court may make an order for the inspection by the Authority] of any books or documents in the possession of a company that is in the course of being wound up.

(2) The company, every officer of the company and the liquidator shall—

(a) give the F438[Authority such access to the books or documents and facilities as are necessary for inspecting or taking copies of the books or documents as the Authority] may require, and

(b) give all assistance to the F438[Authority as it or he and she is reasonably able to give in connection with the Authority’s] inspection of the books or documents.

(3) Nothing in this section shall be taken as excluding or restricting any statutory rights of the Government or a Minister of the Government or a person acting under the authority of the Government or a Minister of the Government.

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F438

Substituted (6.07.2022) by Companies (Corporate Enforcement Authority) Act 2021 (48/2021), s. 12(1) and sch. 2 ref. nos. 118-120, S.I. No. 335 of 2022.