1036 Resignation, removal and replacement of inspectors
1036 Resignation, removal and replacement of inspectors
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

After section 446B of the Companies Act 1985 (c 6) (inserted by section 1035 above) insert—

“Resignation, removal and replacement of inspectors 446C Resignation and revocation of appointment

(1)     An inspector may resign by notice in writing to the Secretary of State.

(2)     The Secretary of State may revoke the appointment of an inspector by notice in writing to the inspector.

446D Appointment of replacement inspectors

(1)     Where—

(a)     an inspector resigns,

(b)     an inspector's appointment is revoked, or

(c)     an inspector dies,

the Secretary of State may appoint one or more competent inspectors to continue the investigation.

(2)     An appointment under subsection (1) shall be treated for the purposes of this Part (apart from this section) as an appointment under the provision of this Part under which the former inspector was appointed.