2018 South Dakota Codified Laws
Title 47 - CORPORATIONS
Chapter 14A - South Dakota Business Trust Act
§ 47-14A-64 Merger or consolidation of business trusts.

47-14A-64. Merger or consolidation of business trusts. Pursuant to an agreement of merger or consolidation, a business trust may merge or consolidate with or into one or more business trusts or other business entities formed or organized or existing under the laws of the state or any other state or the United States or any foreign country or other foreign jurisdiction, with such business trust or other business entity as the agreement shall provide being the surviving or resulting business trust or other business entity. Unless otherwise provided in the governing instrument of a business trust, a merger or consolidation shall be approved by each business trust which is to merge or consolidate by all of the trustees and the beneficial owners of such business trust. In connection with a merger or consolidation hereunder, rights or securities of, or interests in, a business trust or other business entity which is a constituent party to the merger or consolidation may be exchanged for or converted into cash, property, rights, or securities of, or interests in, the surviving or resulting business trust or other business entity or, in addition to or in lieu thereof, may be exchanged for or converted into cash, property, rights, or securities of, or interests in, a business trust or other business entity which is not the surviving or resulting business trust or other business entity in the merger or consolidation. Notwithstanding prior approval, an agreement of merger or consolidation may be terminated or amended pursuant to a provision for such termination or amendment contained in the agreement of merger or consolidation.

Source: SL 2001, ch 245, ยง 64.

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