296. Acts done by person in dual capacity

(1) A provision requiring or authorising a thing to be done by or to a director and the secretary of a private company may be satisfied by its being done by or to the same person acting both as director and as, or in place of, the secretary.
(2) A provision requiring or authorising a thing to be done by or to a director and the secretary of a public company is not satisfied by its being done by or to the same person acting both as director and as, or in place of, the secretary.