2019 Mississippi Code
Title 79 - Corporations, Associations, and Partnerships
Chapter 29 - Revised Mississippi Limited Liability Company Act
Article 2 - Formation, Certificate of Formation.
§ 79-29-219. Certificate of existence

Universal Citation: MS Code § 79-29-219 (2019)
  • (1) The Secretary of State, upon request and payment of the requisite fee, shall furnish to any person a certificate of existence for a limited liability company if the records filed in the Office of the Secretary of State show that the limited liability company has been formed under Section 79-29-201 and a certificate of dissolution or certificate of administrative dissolution pertaining to the limited liability company has not been filed that has become effective. A certificate of existence must state:

    • (a) The name of the limited liability company;

    • (b) That the limited liability company was duly formed under the laws of this state and the date of formation;

    • (c) Whether all fees due under this chapter to the Secretary of State have been paid;

    • (d) Whether the limited liability company’s most recent annual report required by Section 79-29-215 has been filed with the Secretary of State;

    • (e) Whether a certificate of administrative dissolution has been filed;

    • (f) Whether a certificate of dissolution has been filed; and

    • (g) Other facts of record in the Office of the Secretary of State which are specified by the person requesting the certificate.

  • (2) Subject to any qualification stated in the certificate, a certificate of existence issued by the Secretary of State is conclusive evidence that the limited liability company is in existence.

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