ACT 125
COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973)
PART X - WINDING UP
DIVISION 2 - WINDING UP BY THE COURT
Subdivision (4) - General Powers of Court

 
Section 251. Power to arrest absconding contributory.
 
Section 251. Power to arrest absconding contributory. (COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973) - ACT 125) The Court, at any time before or after making a winding up order, on proof of probable cause for believing that a contributory, director or former director of the company is in hiding or had absconded or is about to quit Malaysia or otherwise to abscond or to remove or conceal any of his property for the purpose of evading payment of calls or of avoiding examination respecting the affairs of the company, or otherwise avoiding, delaying or embarrassing proceedings in the winding up, may cause the contributory, director or former director to be arrested and his books and papers and movable personal property to be seized and him and them to be safely kept until such time as the Court orders.