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Date: 02/07/2012
Notification as amended upto June 30, 2012 – “Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1977”

RBI/2012-13/35
DNBS (PD) CC No.284/03.02.001/2012-13

July 2, 2012

To

The Chairman/CEOs of all Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies

Dear Sir,

Notification as amended upto June 30, 2012 – “Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1977”

As you are aware, in order to have all current instructions on the subject at one place, the Reserve Bank of India issues updated Circulars / notifications. The instructions contained in the Notification No.DNBC.39/DG(H)-77 dated 20th June 1977 updated as on June 30, 2012 is enclosed. The updated notification has also been placed on the RBI web-site (http://www.rbi.org.in).

Yours sincerely,

(Uma Subramaniam)
Chief General Manager-in-Charge


Table of Contents

Para No.

Particulars

 

PART I-PRELIMINARY

1.

Short title and commencement of the directions

2.

Extent of the directions

3.

Definitions

4.

Non-applicability of the directions to certain types of deposits of money

 

PART II - ACCEPTANCE OF DEPOSITS

5.

Acceptance of deposits by miscellaneous non-banking companies

6.

Particulars to be specified in application form soliciting deposit

7.

Furnishing of receipts to depositors

8.

Register of deposits

9.

Information to be included in the Board's report

 

PART III- MISCELLANEOUS

10.

Copies of balance sheet and accounts together with the Directors' report to be furnished to the Reserve Bank

11.

Returns to be submitted to the Reserve Bank

12.

Balance sheet, returns etc. to be submitted to the Department of Supervision

13.

Advertisement and statement in lieu of advertisement

14.

Exemption

15.

Non-applicability of certain other directions

16.

Saving of action taken or that may be taken for contravention of the Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1973

 

Annexure

RESERVE BANK OF INDIA
DEPARTMENT OF NON-BANKING SUPERVISION
CENTRAL OFFICE
CENTRE I, WORLD TRADE CENTRE,
CUFFE PARADE, COLABA,
MUMBAI 400 005.

Notification No.DNBC.39/DG(H)-77 dated 20th June 1977

The Reserve Bank of India having considered it necessary in the public interest and being satisfied that for the purpose of enabling the Bank to regulate the credit system to the advantage of the country, it is necessary to give the directions set out below, hereby, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 45J, 45K and 45L of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934, (2 of 1934) and of all the powers enabling it in this behalf, and in supersession of the earlier Directions contained in Notification No.DNBC.21/DG(S)-73 dated the 23rd August 1973 as amended from time to time gives to every miscellaneous non-banking company the directions hereinafter specified.

PART I - PRELIMINARY

1.Short title and commencement of the directions

These directions shall be known as the Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1977. They shall come into force with effect from the 1st July 1977 and any reference in these directions to the date of commencement thereof shall be deemed to be a reference to that date.

2. Extent of the directions

1[These directions shall apply to every financial institution which is a company and which carries on, in any place in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, any of the following types of business and to every financial institution which is a company and which carries on, in any place in India, any of the types of business referred to in sub-paragraph (2) to (4) below :-

(1) Collecting whether as a  promoter, foreman, agent or in any other capacity monies in one lump sum or in instalments by way of contributions or subscriptions or by sale of units, certificates or other instruments or in any other manner or as membership fees or admission fees or service charges to or in respect of any savings, mutual benefit, thrift, or any other scheme or arrangement by whatever name called, and utilising the monies so collected or any part thereof or the income accruing from investment or other use of such monies for all or any of the following purposes -

(a) giving or awarding periodically or otherwise to a specified number of subscribers as determined by lot, draw or in any other manner, prizes or gifts in cash or in kind, whether or not the recipient of the prize or gift is under a liability to make any further  payment in respect of such scheme or arrangement;

(b) refunding to the subscribers or such of them as have not won any prize or gift, the whole or part of the subscriptions, contributions or other monies collected, with or without any bonus, premium, interest or other advantage, howsoever called, on the termination of the scheme or arrangement, or, on or after the expiry of  the period stipulated therein;

(2) managing, conducting or supervising as a promoter, foreman or agent of any transaction or arrangement by which the company enters into an agreement with a specified number of subscribers that every one of them shall subscribe a certain sum in instalments over a definite period and that every one of such subscribers shall in his turn, as determined by lot or by auction or by tender or in such other manner as may be provided for in the agreement be entitled to the prize amount;

Explanation

For the purposes of this sub-paragraph, the expression "prize amount" shall mean the amount,  by whatever name it be called, arrived at by deduction from out of the total amount subscribed at each instalment by all subscribers,

(a) the commission charged by the company or service charges as a promoter or a foreman or an agent; and

(b) any sum which a subscriber agrees to forego, from out of the total subscriptions of each instalment, in consideration of the balance being paid to him;

(3) Conducting any other form of chit or kuri which is different from the type of business referred to in sub-paragraph (2) above;

(4) undertaking or carrying on or engaging in or executing any other business similar to the business referred to in sub-paragraph (1) to (3).]

3. Definitions

(1) In these directions, unless the context otherwise requires,

(a) "banking company" means a banking company as defined in section 5(c) of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 (10 of 1949);

(b) "company" means a company as defined in section 45 I(a) of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 (2 of 1934) but            does not include a company which is being wound up  under any law for the time being in force;

(c) "deposit" shall have the same meaning as assigned to it in section 45 I(bb) of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 (2 of 1934)";

(d) "depositor" means any person who has made a deposit with the company;

(e) "foreman" means a person who under the chit or kuri agreement or any other scheme or arrangement is responsible for the conduct of the chit or kuri or such scheme or arrangement;

(f) "free reserves" shall include the balance in the share premium account, capital and debenture redemption reserves and any other reserve shown or published in the balance sheet of a company and created through an allocation of profits, not being (i) a reserve created for repayment of any future liability or for depreciation in assets or for bad debts; or (ii) a reserve created by revaluation of the assets of the company;

(g) "miscellaneous non-banking company" means a company carrying on all or any of the types of business referred to in paragraph 2 of these directions;

(h) words or expressions used but not defined herein and defined in the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 (2 of 1934) shall have the same meaning as assigned to them in that Act. Any other words or expressions not defined herein or in the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 (2 of 1934) shall have the same meaning as assigned to them in the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956).

4. Non-applicability of the directions to certain types of deposits of money

Nothing contained in paragraphs 5 to 2[9B] and 13 of these directions shall apply to the following types of deposits received by a miscellaneous non-banking company, namely:-

i) Any money received or collected under a transaction or arrangement referred to in sub-paragraph (2) of paragraph 2;

ii) any money received from the Central Government or a State Government or any money received from any other source and the repayment of which is guaranteed by the Central Government or a State Government or any  money received from a local authority or a foreign Government or any other foreign citizens, authority or person;

iii) any money received from a banking company or from  the State Bank of India or from a banking institution notified by the Central Government under section 51 of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 (10 of 1949) or a corresponding new bank as defined in section 2 of the Banking Companies (Acquisition and Transfer of Undertakings) Act, 1970 (5 of 1970) or from a co-operative Bank as defined in 3[Section 5 (cci) of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 (10 of 1949)] ;

iv) any loan received from the Industrial Development Bank of India established under the Industrial Development Bank of India Act, 1964 (18 of 1964) or the Industrial Credit & Investment Corporation of India Ltd., established under the Indian Companies Act, 1913 (7 of 1913) or the Industrial Finance  Corporation of India established under the Industrial Finance Corporation Act, 1948 (15 of 1948) or the Industrial Reconstruction Bank of India Ltd., or the  Life Insurance Corporation of India established under the Life Insurance Corporation Act, 1956 (31 of 1956) or  4[the Small Industries Development Bank of India  established under the Small Industries Development Bank of India Act, 1989 (39 of 1989) or] a State Financial Corporation established under the State Financial Corporation Act, 1951 (63 of 1951) or Unit Trust of India established under the Unit Trust of  India Act, 1963 (52 of 1963) or the General Insurance Corporation of India and its subsidiaries or the Tamil Nadu Industrial Investment Corporation Ltd., or the National Industrial Development Corporation of India Ltd., or the 5[SCICI Ltd.], or the Rehabilitation Industries Corporation of India Ltd., or any Electricity Board constituted under the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1948 or the State Trading Corporation of India Ltd. or the Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd., or the Minerals and Metals Trading Corporation of India Ltd., or the Agricultural Finance Corporation Ltd., or the State Industrial and Investment Corporation of Maharashtra Ltd., or the Gujarat Industrial and Investment Corporation Ltd. or 6[ the Asian Development Bank, or International Finance Corporation, or] any other financial institution wholly owned by the Central Government or a State Government or any other financial institution that may be notified by the Reserve Bank in this behalf;

v) Deleted7

vi) Deleted [7]

8[ vii) any money received from an employee of the company by way of security deposit for due performance of his duties :

Provided that the amount of such security deposit is deposited with a scheduled bank or a post office in the joint names of the employee and the company on the conditions, that, -

(a) it shall not be withdrawn without the consent in writing of the employee; and

(b) it shall be repayable to the employee  in accordance with the terms of his employment along with interest paid by  bank/post office on the deposit account; ]

9[viii) any money raised by issue of debentures or bonds with predetermined terms of conversion without any  option given, either to the issuer or the holder  for conversion of the said debentures or bonds  into equity share capital;]  

ix) any money received by way of subscription to any  share  or stock pending the allotment of such shares or stock or any money received by way of subscription to debentures or bonds of the type specified in clause (viii) of this paragraph pending the allotment of such debentures or bonds and any money received by way of calls in advance on shares in accordance with the company's articles of association so long as such money is  not repayable to the shareholders under the  articles of association of the company.

10[4A. Joint Deposit

Where so desired, deposits may be accepted in joint  names not exceeding three, with or without any of the clauses namely, "Either or Survivor/s","Number one or Survivor/s", "Any one or Survivor/s".]

PART II - ACCEPTANCE OF DEPOSITS

5. Acceptance of deposits by miscellaneous non-banking companies

On and from the 1st July 1977, no miscellaneous non- banking company shall :-

(a) receive any deposit repayable on demand or on notice, or repayable after a period of less than six months and more than thirty six months from the date of receipt of such deposit or renew any deposit received by it, whether before or after the aforesaid date unless such deposit, or renewal, is repayable not earlier than six months and not later than thirty six months from the date of such renewal:

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(b)  receive or renew :-

  1. "any deposit from a shareholder,  if the amount of such deposit already received and outstanding in the books of the company as on the date of acceptance or renewal of such deposits, exceeds fifteen per cent of its net owned funds"13

  2. "any other deposit, including non-convertible bonds or debentures".14

{“Provided that where a miscellaneous non-banking company is holding any deposit accepted from any person other than its shareholders, the same shall be repaid on maturity and shall not be eligible for renewal”}.15

16[ Deleted]
17[ [Deleted ]

18[Explanation

Net owned fund means  -

(a) the aggregate of the paid up equity capital and free reserves  as disclosed in the latest balance sheet of the company after deducting therefrom  -

                                    (i) accumulated balance of loss;

                                    (ii) deferred revenue expenditure; and
 
                                    (iii) other intangible assets; and

(b) further reduced by the amounts representing

                        (1) investments of such company in shares of

                                   (i) its subsidiaries;

                                   (ii) companies in the same group;

                                   (iii) all other non-banking financial companies; and

                        (2) the book value of debentures, bonds, outstanding
                           loans and advances (including hire purchase and
                           lease finance) made to, and deposits with
 
                                   (i) subsidiaries of such company; and

                                   (ii) companies in the same group

to the extent such amount exceeds ten per cent of (a) above.]

6. Particulars to be specified in application form soliciting deposit

On and from the 1st July 1977, no miscellaneous non-banking company shall accept, renew or convert any deposit except on a written application from the depositor in the  form to be supplied by the company, which form shall contain all the particulars specified in the Non-Banking Financial Companies and Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Advertisement) Rules, 1977, made under section 58A of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956).

7. Furnishing of receipts to depositors

(1) Every miscellaneous non-banking company shall furnish to every depositor 19[or group of  joint depositors] or his agent, unless it has done so already, a receipt for every amount which has been or which may be received by the company by way of deposit before or after the date of commencement of these Directions.

(2) The said receipt shall be duly signed by an officer entitled to act for the company in this behalf and shall state the date of deposit, the name of the depositor, the amount in words and figures received by the company by way of deposit, the rate of interest  payable thereon and the date on which the deposit is repayable.

8. Register of deposits

(1) Every miscellaneous non-banking company shall keep one or more registers in which shall be entered separately in the case of each depositor the following particulars, namely-

                        (a)  name and address of the depositor,
                        (b)  date and amount of each deposit,
                        (c)  duration and the due date of each deposit,
                        (d)  date and amount of accrued interest or premium on each deposit,
                        (e)   date and amount of each repayment, whether of principal, interest or premium,
                        (f)   any other particulars relating to the deposit.

(2) The register or registers aforesaid shall be kept at the registered office of the company and shall be preserved in good order for a period of not less than eight calendar years following the financial year in which the latest entry is made of the  repayment or renewal of any deposit of which particulars are contained in the register:

Provided that  if the company keeps the books of  account referred  to in sub-section (1) of section 209 of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) at any place other other than its registered office in accordance with the proviso to that sub-section, it shall be sufficient compliance with this sub-paragraph if the register aforesaid is kept at such other place, subject to the condition that the company delivers to the Reserve Bank a copy of the notice filed with the Registrar under the proviso to the said sub-section within seven days of such filing.

9. Information to be included in the Board's report

(1) In every report of the Board of Directors laid before the company in general meeting under sub-section (1) of section 217 of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) after the date of commencement of these directions, there shall be included in the case of miscellaneous non-banking company, the following particulars or information, namely :

(a) the total number of depositors of the company whose deposits have not been claimed by the depositors or paid by the company after the date on which the deposit became due for repayment or renewal as the case may be according to the contract with the depositor or the provisions of these directions, whichever may be applicable, and

(b) the total amount due to the depositors and  remaining unclaimed or unpaid beyond the dates referred to in clause (a) as aforesaid.

(2) The said particulars or information shall be furnished with reference to the position as on the last date of the financial year to which the report relates and if the amounts remaining unclaimed or undisbursed as referred to in clause (b) of the preceding  sub-paragraph exceed in the aggregate the sum of rupees five lakhs, there shall also be included in the report a statement on the steps taken or proposed to be taken by the Board of Directors for the repayment of the amounts due to the depositors and remaining unclaimed or undisbursed.

20[Ceiling on the rate of interest and brokerage

9A 21[(1)] On and from 22[April 24, 2007], no miscellaneous non-banking company shall :-

(a) invite or accept or renew deposit on a rate of  interest exceeding 23[twelve and a half] per cent per annum.  Interest may be paid or compounded at rests which shall not be shorter than monthly rests:

24[Deleted]

                        [25(b) pay to any broker for deposits collected by or
                             through him, brokerage in excess of the rates
                             specified below :-

                       (i)  where a deposit is for       : one percent of such
                            a period not exceeding       deposit
                            one year

                      (ii)  where a deposit is for       :  one and a quarter
                            a period exceeding one      per cent (not per
                            year but not exceeding      annum) of such
                            two years                         deposit

                     (iii)   where a deposit is for      :  one and a half per-
                            a period exceeding two      cent (not per annum)
                            years.                               of such deposit.]

26[Deleted]

Intimation of maturity of deposits to depositors

27[9AA. It shall be the obligation of the miscellaneous non-banking company to intimate the details of maturity of the deposits to the depositors at least two months before the date of maturity of the deposit.]

Renewal of deposits before maturity

28[ 29[9AB.] Where any miscellaneous non-banking company permits an existing depositor “being a shareholder, 30”to renew his deposit before maturity for availing the benefit of higher rate of interest, such company shall pay the depositor the increase in the rate of interest provided

(i)   the deposit is renewed in accordance with the other provisions of these directions and for a period longer than the remaining period of the original contract; and

(ii)   the interest on the expired period of the deposit is reduced by one percentage point from 31[the rate which the company would have ordinarily paid , had the deposit been accepted for the period for which such deposit has run] and/or paid earlier and recovered/adjusted.]

Renewal of overdue deposits

32[25[9AC] A miscellaneous non-banking company may, at its discretion, allow interest on an overdue deposit or a portion of the said overdue deposit from the date of maturity of the deposit provided that :

a) the total amount of overdue deposit or the part thereof is renewed from the date of its maturity  till some future date in accordance with the other provisions of these directions; and

b) the interest allowed shall be at the appropriate  rate operative on the date of the maturity of such  overdue deposit which shall be payable only on the amount of deposit so renewed.]

General Provisions regarding  repayment of deposits

33[Minimum lock- in period and Repayment in the event of death of the depositor

9B. (i) No miscellaneous non-banking company  shall grant any loan against deposits or make premature repayment of deposit within a period of three months (lock-in period) from the date of its acceptance:

Provided that in the event of death of a depositor, a miscellaneous non-banking company  may repay the deposit prematurely, even within the lock – in period, to the surviving depositor/s in the case of joint holding with survivor clause, or to the nominee or the legal heir/s of the deceased depositor, on the request of the surviving depositor/s/nominee/legal heir, and only against submission of proof of death, to the satisfaction of the company.

Repayment of [Deleted34] deposits  by  a miscellaneous non-banking company not being  a problem miscellaneous non-banking company

(ii) Subject to the provisions contained in sub-paragraph (i), a miscellaneous non-banking company not being a problem miscellaneous non-banking company may,

(a) with effect from October 5, 2004, permit premature repayment of a deposit at its sole discretion:

Provided that in the case of a deposit accepted prior to the aforesaid date, such miscellaneous non-banking company  may, if so permitted by the terms and conditions of acceptance of such deposit, repay it prematurely at the request of the depositor, after the expiry of three months from the date of deposit;

(b) grant a loan up to seventy-five percent of the amount of deposit to a depositor after the expiry of three months from the date of deposit at a rate of interest two percentage points above the interest rate payable on the deposit.

Repayment of Deleted 35[] deposits by a problem miscellaneous non-banking company

(iii)  Subject to the provisions contained in sub-paragraph (i), in order to enable a depositor to meet expenses of an emergent nature, a problem miscellaneous non-banking company  may make premature prepayment of, or grant a loan against, a deposit in the following cases only, namely:

(a) repay a tiny deposit in entirety or repay any other deposit up to  an amount not exceeding Rs. 10,000/-; or

(b) grant a loan against a tiny deposit or up to an amount not exceeding Rs. 10,000/- against any other deposit at a rate of interest two percentage points above the interest rate payable on the deposit.

36[Clubbing of deposits by a problem miscellaneous non-banking company

(iv) All deposit accounts standing to the credit of sole/first named depositor in the same capacity shall be clubbed and treated as one deposit account for the purpose of premature repayment or grant of loan  by a problem miscellaneous non-banking company;

Provided that this clause shall not apply to premature repayment in the event of death of depositor as provided in sub-paragraph (i).]

Rate of interest on premature repayment of deposits

(v) Where a miscellaneous non-banking company, whether at its sole discretion or at the request of the depositor, as the case may be, repays a deposit after three months from the date of its acceptance, but before its maturity (including premature repayment in the case of death of the depositor), it shall pay interest at the following rates:

After 3 months but before 6 months

No interest

After 6 months but before the date of maturity

The interest payable shall be 2 per cent lower than the interest rate applicable to a deposit for the period for which the deposit has run or if no rate has been specified for that period, then 3 per cent lower than the minimum rate at which deposits are accepted by the miscellaneous non-banking company.

Explanation: For the purpose of this paragraph,

(a) 'problem miscellaneous non-banking company’ means a miscellaneous non-banking company which -

(i) has refused or failed to meet within five working days any lawful demand for  repayment of the matured deposits ; or

(ii) intimates the CLB under section 58AA of the Companies Act, 1956, about its default to a small depositor in repayment of any deposit or part thereof or any interest thereupon; or

(iii) approaches the Bank for withdrawal of the liquid asset securities to meet its deposit obligations; or

(iv) approaches the Bank for any relief or relaxation or exemption from the provisions of Miscellaneous Non-Banking Company (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1977  for avoiding default in meeting deposit or other obligations; or

(v) has been  identified by the Bank to be a problem miscellaneous non-banking company  either suo moto or based on the complaints from the depositors about non-repayment of deposits or on complaints from the company’s lenders about non-payment of dues.

(b) ‘tiny deposit’ means the aggregate amount of deposits not exceeding Rs. 10,000/- standing in the name of the sole or the first named depositor in the same capacity in all the branches of the miscellaneous non-banking company.]

PART III- MISCELLANEOUS

Copies of balance sheet and accounts together with the Directors' report to be furnished to the Reserve Bank

10. Every miscellaneous non-banking company shall deliver to the Reserve Bank unless it has done so already, an audited balance sheet as on the last date of each financial year and an audited profit and loss account in respect of that year as passed by the company in general meeting together with a copy of the report of the Board of Directors laid before the company in such meeting in terms of section 217(1) of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) within fifteen days of such meeting.

Returns to be submitted to the Reserve Bank

11. (1) Without prejudice to the provisions of paragraph 10, every miscellaneous non-banking company 37[holding or accepting deposits] shall submit to the Reserve Bank a return furnishing the information specified in the First Schedule hereto, with reference to its position as on the dates specified in the said Schedule.

(2)(i) Every miscellaneous non-banking company shall, not later than one month from the coming into force of these directions or from the commencement of business, whichever is later, deliver to the Reserve Bank, a written statement containing a list of :-

     (a) the names and the official designations of its  principal officers;

     (b) the names and residential addresses of the directors of the company; and

     (c) the specimen signature of the officers authorised to sign on behalf of the company, returns specified in sub-paragraph (1)

(ii)  any change in the list referred to in clause (i) of this sub-paragraph shall be intimated to the Reserve Bank within one month from the occurrence of such change. 

Balance sheet, returns etc. to be submitted to the
38[Department of Supervision]

12. Any balance sheet, returns or information required to be submitted or furnished to the Reserve Bank in pursuance of these directions shall be submitted or furnished to the Regional Office of the 39[Department of Supervision] of the Reserve Bank within whose jurisdiction the registered office of the company is situated, as specified in the Second Schedule hereto.

40[Advertisement and statement in lieu of advertisement

13.(1) Every miscellaneous non-banking company shall comply with the provisions of the Non-Banking Financial Companies and Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Advertisement) Rules, 1977 and shall also specify in every advertisement to be issued thereunder, the following :

(a) the actual rate of return by way of interest, premium, bonus or other advantage to the depositor;

(b) the mode of payment to depositor;
 
(c) maturity period of deposit;

(d) the interest payable on a specified deposit;

(e) the rate of interest which will be payable to the depositor in case the depositor withdraws the deposit  prematurely, the terms and conditions subject to  which a deposit will be renewed; and

(f) any other special features relating to the terms and conditions subject to which the deposits are accepted/renewed; and

41[(g) that the deposits solicited by it are not insured]

(2) Where a company intends to accept deposits without inviting or allowing or causing any other person to invite such deposits, it shall before accepting deposits, deliver to the Regional Office of the 42[Department of Supervision] of the Reserve Bank, within whose jurisdiction its registered office is situated, for registration, a statement in lieu of advertisement containing all the particulars required to be included in the advertisement pursuant to the Non-Banking Financial Companies and Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Advertisement) Rules, 1977 as also the particulars stated in sub-paragraph (1) hereinabove, duly signed in the manner provided in the aforesaid Rules.

(3) A statement delivered under sub-paragraph (2) shall be valid till the expiry of six months from the date of closure of the financial year in which it is so delivered  or  until the date on which the balance sheet is laid before the company in general meeting or where the annual general meeting for any year has not been held, the latest day on which that  meeting should have been held in accordance with the provisions of the Companies Act 1956 (1 of 1956), whichever is earlier, and a fresh statement shall be delivered in each succeeding financial year before accepting deposits in that financial year.

14. Exemption

The Reserve Bank may, if it considers it necessary for avoiding any hardship or for any other just and sufficient reason, grant extension of time to comply with or exempt any company or class of companies, from all or any of the provisions of these directions either generally or for any specified period subject to such conditions as the Reserve Bank may impose.

15. Non-applicability of certain other directions

Nothing contained in the Non-Banking Financial Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1977 shall apply to a financial institution of the type referred to in paragraph 2 of these Directions.

16. Saving of action taken or that may be taken for contravention of the Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1973

It is hereby clarified that the supersession of Miscellaneous Non-Banking Companies (Reserve Bank) Directions, 1973 as amended from time to time, shall not in any way affect

(i) any right, obligation or liability acquired, accrued or incurred thereunder;

(ii) any penalty, forfeiture, or punishment incurred in respect of any contravention committed thereunder;

(iii) any investigation, legal proceeding or remedy in respect of any such right, privilege, obligation, liability, penalty, forfeiture or punishment as aforesaid,

and any such investigation, legal proceeding or remedy may be instituted, continued, or enforced and any such penalty, forfeiture or punishment may be imposed as if those directions had not been superseded.

(R.K. HAZARI)
DEPUTY GOVERNOR


LIST OF AMENDING NOTIFICATIONS

 

Notification No.

Date

[1]

74

April 19, 1994

[2]

79

December 31, 1994

[3]

81

October 28, 1995

[4]

87

July 24, 1996

[5]

94

January 1, 1997

[6]

101

March 29, 1997

[7]

104

March 31, 1997

[8]

145

June 30, 2000

[9]

147

March 31, 2001

[10]

150

June 27, 2001

[11]

152

October 31, 2001

[12]

181

October 5, 2004

[13]

184

December 9, 2005

[14]

185

December 27, 2005

[15]

191

January 4, 2007

[16]

196

April 24, 2007

[17]

207

August 28, 2009


1Substituted, vide Notification No. DNBC 41/ED(T)-79 dated May 9, 1979

2Substituted, vide Notification No. 44/ED(B)-81 dated April 15, 1981

3Substituted, vide Notification No. DFC (COC) 74 ED(S)-94 dated  April  19, 1994

4Inserted  vide Notification No.DFC(COC) 65 DG(T)/91-92 dated June 17, 1992

5Substituted, vide Notification No. DFC(COC) 71ED (S)/93 dated  May 12, 1993

6Inserted, vide Notification No. DFC(COC)87 ED(JRP)/96 dated July 24, 1996

7Omitted, vide Notification No. DFC(COC) 67 ED(S)-93  dated April 10, 1993

8Substituted vide Notification No.DFC(COC) 62 DG(J)-91 dated September 19, 1991

9Substituted, vide Notification No.DFC(COC) 87 ED(JRP)-96 dated July 24, 1996

10Inserted, vide Notification No.DFC(COC) 65 DG(T)-92 dated June 17, 1992

11Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS. 207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

12Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS. 207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

13Substituted vide Notification No. DNBS.207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009

14Substituted vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

15Inserted vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

16Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

17Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

18Substituted, vide Notification No .DFC(COC) 104-ED(JRP)/97 dated March 31, 1997 

19Inserted, vide Notification No.DFC(COC) 65 DG(T)-92 dated June 17, 1992

20Inserted, vide Notification No.DNBC.43 ED(S)-81 dated March 30, 1981

21Paragraph 9A renumbered as 9A(1) vide Notification No. DNBS 175/CGM(OPA)-2003 dated September 17, 2003

22Substituted, vide Notification No. .DNBS 196/CGM(PK)-2007 dated April 24, 2007

23Substituted, vide Notification No. .DNBS 196/CGM(PK)-2007 dated April 24, 2007
 
24Proviso deleted, vide  Notification No. DNBS.207/CGM(ANR)-2009 dated August 17, 2009

25Inserted, vide  Notification No. DNBC 46/ED(B)/87 dated February 24, 1982

26Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009   

27Inserted, vide Notification No. 181 dated October 5, 2004

28Inserted, vide Notification No. DFC (COC) 62/ DG(J) dated September 19, 1991

29Renumbered, vide Notification No. 181 dated October 5, 2004

30Inserted vide Notification No. DNBS.207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009

31Substituted, vide Notification No.94.ED(JRP)/96 dated January 1, 1997

32Inserted, vide Notification No. 79 DG(T)/94 dated 31-12-1994 ,

33Substituted, vide Notification No.181 dated October 5, 2004

34Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

35Deleted  vide Notification No. DNBS.  207/ CGM (ANR)-2009 dated August 28, 2009 

36Substituted by Notification No. DNBS184/CGM(PK)-2005 dated  December 9, 2005

37Inserted vide Notification No.DNBS.185/CGM(PK)-2005 dated December 27, 2005

38Substituted vide Notification No. DFC (COC) 87 ED(JRP)/96 dated July 24, 1996

39Substituted vide Notification No. DFC (COC) 87 ED(JRP)/96 dated July 24, 1996

40Substituted vide Notification No. DFC (COC) 62 DG(J)-91 dated September 19, 1991

41Inserted  vide Notification No. DNBS 162/CGM(CSM)-2002 dated October 1, 2002

42Substituted vide Notification No. DFC (COC) 94 ED(JRP)/96 dated January 1, 1997

 
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