2015 Wyoming Code
TITLE 17 - CORPORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
CHAPTER 19 - WYOMING NONPROFIT CORPORATION ACT
ARTICLE 10 - AMENDMENT OF ARTICLES OF - INCORPORATION AND BYLAWS
SECTION 17-19-1006. - Restated articles of incorporation.

WY Stat § 17-19-1006. (2015) What's This?

17-19-1006. Restated articles of incorporation.

(a) A corporation's board of directors may restate its articles of incorporation at any time with or without approval by members or any other person.

(b) The restatement may include one (1) or more amendments to the articles. If the restatement includes an amendment requiring approval by the members or any other person, it shall be adopted as provided in W.S. 17-19-1003.

(c) If the restatement includes an amendment requiring approval by members, the board shall submit the restatement to the members for their approval.

(d) If the board seeks to have the restatement approved by the members at a membership meeting, the corporation shall notify each of its members of the proposed membership meeting in writing in accordance with W.S. 17-19-705. The notice shall also state that the purpose, or one (1) of the purposes, of the meeting is to consider the proposed restatement and contain or be accompanied by a copy or summary of the restatement that identifies any amendments or other change it would make in the articles.

(e) If the board seeks to have the restatement approved by the members by written ballot or written consent, the material soliciting the approval shall contain or be accompanied by a copy or summary of the restatement that identifies any amendments or other change it would make in the articles.

(f) A restatement requiring approval by the members shall be approved by the same vote as an amendment to articles under W.S. 17-19-1003.

(g) If the restatement includes an amendment requiring approval pursuant to W.S. 17-19-1030, the board shall submit the restatement for approval.

(h) A corporation restating its articles shall deliver to the secretary of state articles of restatement setting forth the name of the corporation and the text of the restated articles of incorporation together with a certificate setting forth:

(i) Whether the restatement contains an amendment to the articles requiring approval by the members or any other person other than the board of directors and, if it does not, that the board of directors adopted the restatement; or

(ii) If the restatement contains an amendment to the articles requiring approval by the members, the information required by W.S. 17-19-1005; and

(iii) If the restatement contains an amendment to the articles requiring approval by a person whose approval is required pursuant to W.S. 17-19-1030, a statement that the approval was obtained.

(j) Duly adopted restated articles of incorporation supersede the original articles of incorporation and all amendments to them.

(k) The secretary of state may certify restated articles of incorporation, as the articles of incorporation currently in effect, without including the certificate information required by subsection (h) of this section.

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