2018 South Dakota Codified Laws
Title 47 - CORPORATIONS
Chapter 22 - Nonprofit Corporations--Formation And General Powers
§ 47-22-16 Resolution of amendment--Submission to members at meeting--Notice of meeting--Contents of notice--Written notice of adoption required--Majority vote required.
47-22-16. Resolution of amendment--Submission to members at meeting--Notice of meeting--Contents of notice--Written notice of adoption required--Majority vote required. If the members are entitled to vote on an amendment to the articles of incorporation, the board of directors or the members shall adopt a resolution setting forth the proposed amendment and directing that it be submitted to a vote at a meeting of members entitled to vote thereon, which may be either an annual or a special meeting. Written notice setting forth the proposed amendment or a summary of the changes to be effected thereby shall be given to each member entitled to vote at such meeting within the time and in the manner provided in chapter 47-23 for the giving of notice of meetings of members. If the members adopt a resolution setting forth a proposed amendment, written notice shall also be provided to the board of directors. The proposed amendment shall be adopted upon receiving at least a majority of the vote entitled to be cast by members present or represented by proxy at any meeting of the members.
Source: SL 1965, ch 24, § 36 (1); SL 2000, ch 221, § 1.