ACT 125
COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973)
PART VIII - RECEIVERS AND MANAGERS

 
Section 192. Enforcement of duty of receiver, etc., to make returns.
 
Section 192. Enforcement of duty of receiver, etc., to make returns. (COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973) - ACT 125) (1) If any receiver or manager of the property of a company who has made default in making or lodging any return, account or other document or in giving any notice required by law fails to make good the default within fourteen days after the service on him by any member or creditor of the company or trustee for debenture holders of a notice requiring him to do so the Court may, on an application made for the purpose by the person who has given the notice, make an order directing him to make good the default within such time as is specified in the order.

(2) If it appears that any receiver or manager of the property of a company has misapplied or retained or become liable or accountable for any money or property of the company or being guilty of any misfeasance or breach of trust or duty in relation to the company, the Court may, on the application of any creditor or contributory or of the liquidator, examine into the conduct of the receiver or manager and compel him to repay or restore the money or property or any part thereof with interest at such rate as the Court thinks just or to contribute such sum to the assets of the company by way of compensation in respect of the misapplication, retainer, misfeasance or breach of trust or duty as the Court thinks just.

(3) This section shall have effect notwithstanding that the offence is one for which the offender is criminally liable.