ACT 125
COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973)
PART III - CONSTITUTION OF COMPANIES
DIVISION 2 - POWERS

 
Section 29. Articles of association.
 
Section 29. Articles of association. (COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973) - ACT 125) (1) There may in the case of a company limited by shares and there shall in the case of a company limited by guarantee or limited both by shares and guarantee or an unlimited company be registered with the memorandum, articles signed by the subscribers to the memorandum prescribing regulations for the company.

(2) Articles shall be—

    (a) printed;

    (b) divided into numbered paragraphs; and

    (c) signed by each subscriber to the memorandum in the presence of at least one witness (not being another subscriber) who must attest the signature and add his address.

(3) In the case of an unlimited company the articles, if the company has a share capital, shall state the amount of share capital with which the company proposes to be registered and the division thereof into shares of a fixed amount.

(4) In the case of an unlimited company or a company limited by guarantee or a company limited both by shares and guarantee the articles shall state the number of members with which the company proposes to be registered.

(5) Where a company to which subsection (4) applies increases the number of its members beyond the registered number it shall, within one month after the increase was resolved on or took place, lodge with the Registrar notice of the increase.

(6) Every company which makes default in complying with subsection (5) and every officer of the company who is in default in complying with that subsection shall be guilty of an offence against this Act.

Penalty: One thousand ringgit. Default penalty .