Section – 40 of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016
[ Comes into Force w.e.f 15.12.2016 vide Notification No S.O. 3687(E) Dated 09.12.2016 ]
Admission or rejection of claims.
40. (1) The liquidator may, after verification of claims under section 39, either admit or reject the claim, in whole or in part, as the case may be:
Provided that where the liquidator rejects a claim, he shall record in writing the reasons for such rejection.
(2) The liquidator shall communicate his decision of admission or rejection of claims to the creditor and corporate debtor within seven days of such admission or rejection of claims.