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Rationalisation of Corporate Laws Act 45 of 1996

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45 of 1996

The Rationalisation of Corporate Laws Act 45 of 1996 intends:

  • to provide that certain corporate laws shall apply throughout the Republic;
  • to repeal certain other corporate laws; 
  • to provide for the retrospective incorporation of certain putative close corporations; and
  • to provide for matters connected therewith.


4 October 1996