Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Amendment Rules, 2016 notified by MCA

MCA Notification on Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Amendment Rules, 2016

The MCA has amended the¬†Companies (cost records and audit) Rules, 2014 through Notification dt 14 July 2016 on “Companies (cost records and audit) Amendment Rules, 2016”, as under:

MCA Notification dt. 14 July 2016

In exercise ofthe powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and(2) of section 469 and section 148 of the Companies Act, 2013 (1.8 of 201.3) (hereinafter referred as the Act), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Companies (cost records and audit) Rules, 2014, namely:-

1. (1) These rules may be called the Companies (cost records and audit) Amendment Rules, 2016. (2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the official Gazette.

2. In the Companies (cost records and audit) Rules, 2014 (hereinafter referred to as the Principal Rules).-

i) in rule 2, for clause (d), the following clause shall be substituted, namely:-

“(d) “cost audit report” means the duly signed cost auditor’s report on the cost records examined and cost statements which are prepared as per these rules, including attachment, annexure, qualifications or observations attached with or included in such report;”

ii) in rule 3, for Table (A) and Table (B), the following Tables shall be substituted, namely:- (contd…)

MCA Notification dt. 14 July 2016 Companies (cost records and audit) Amendment Rules, 2016

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