GUIDANCE NOTE ON GENERAL MEETINGS
The “Secretarial Standard on General Meetings” (SS-2), formulated by the Secretarial Standards Board (SSB) of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and issued by the Council of the ICSI, has been approved by the Central Government. Adherence to SS-2 is mandatory in terms of sub-section (10) of section 118 of the Companies Act, 2013 (the Act). SS-2 applies to all types of General Meetings, in respect of which Notices are issued on or after 1st July, 2015.
SS-2 prescribes a set of principles for convening and conducting General Meetings and matters related thereto.
This Guidance Note sets out the explanations, procedures and practical aspects in respect of the provisions contained in SS-2 to facilitate compliance thereof by the stakeholders.
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