Montana Code Annotated 2021



Part 2. Formation -- Articles of Incorporation -- Bylaws

Amendment Of Articles Of Incorporation -- Fee

35-15-205. Amendment of articles of incorporation -- fee. At any time after the filing of the certificate of complete organization, the articles of incorporation may be amended. Any amendment of the articles of incorporation must be first approved by two-thirds of the directors and then adopted by a vote of not less than two-thirds of those stockholders voting on the issue at any regular meeting of the stockholders or at a special meeting of the stockholders called for that purpose. A certificate setting forth the amendment must be executed on behalf of the association by its president or vice president and attested to by its secretary. The certificate must be filed in the office of the secretary of state, who shall issue a certificate of amendment of the articles of incorporation, for which the secretary of state must receive a fee that is set and deposited in accordance with 2-15-405.

History: En. Sec. 873, Civ. C. 1895; re-en. Sec. 4213, Rev. C. 1907; re-en. Sec. 6378, R.C.M. 1921; re-en. Sec. 6378, R.C.M. 1935; amd. Sec. 3, Ch. 273, L. 1955; amd. Sec. 3, Ch. 117, L. 1961; R.C.M. 1947, 14-204(part); amd. Sec. 33, Ch. 174, L. 1983; amd. Sec. 6, Ch. 109, L. 2001; amd. Secs. 26, 29(2), Ch. 396, L. 2001.