The Companies Act, 2013
Section 107 : Voting by Show of Hands
Voting by Show of Hands.
107. (1) At any general meeting, a resolution put to the vote of the meeting shall, unless a poll is demanded under section 109 or the voting is carried out electronically, be decided on a show of hands.
(2) A declaration by the Chairman of the meeting of the passing of a resolution or otherwise by show of hands under sub-section (1) and an entry to that effect in the books containing the minutes of the meeting of the company shall be conclusive evidence of the fact of passing of such resolution or otherwise.
Exceptions/ Modifications/ Adaptations
1. In case of private company - Section 107 shall apply ,unless otherwise specified in respective sections or the articles of the company provide otherwise. - Notification dated 5th june, 2015.
2. In case of Specified IFSC Public Company - Section 107 shall apply in case of a Specified IFSC public company, unless otherwise specified in the articles of the company. Notification Date 4th January, 2017.