Government Securities Act 2006
4. Subsidiary general ledger account. -
1. A subsidiary general ledger account including a constituents' subsidiary general ledger account and a bond ledger account may be opened and maintained by the Bank subject to such conditions and restrictions as may be specified and in such form and on payment of such fee as may be prescribed.
2. Notwithstanding anything contained in the Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Act, 1988, or any other law for the time being in force, the Government securities may be held on behalf of a constituent in a constituents' subsidiary general ledger account under sub-section (1) and the holder of such account shall be deemed to be the holder of the securities held in that account: Provided that the constitutent as a beneficial owner of the Government security shall be entitled to claim from the holder all the benefits and be subjected to all the liabilities in respect of the Government securities held in the constituents' subsidiary general ledger account.
3. The holder of a constituents' subsidiary general ledger account shall maintain such records and adopt such procedure for safeguarding the interests of the constituents as may be specified.