[Section 431 notified w.e.f. 01.06.2016 vide Notification No. S. O. 1934 (E) dated 01.06.2016]
Section 431- Vacancy in Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal not to invalidate acts or proceedings. [Corresponds to Section 10GC of the Companies Act,1956]
No act or proceeding of the Tribunal or the Appellate Tribunal shall be questioned or shall be invalid merely on the ground of the existence of any vacancy or defect in the constitution of the Tribunal or the Appellate Tribunal, as the case may be.