Corporation Law of Maryland

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G.W. King Printing Company, 1908 - Corporation law - 350 pages
 

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Contents

Corporation not dissolved by failure to hold election
21
Fiduciaries and pledgors may vote
22
Notice of meetings may be waived
23
Scope and vote required
24
Procedure
25
Increase of stock
26
Reduction of stock
27
Reducing the number of shares
28
What corporations may be consolidated agreement of con solidation
29
When agreement takes effect
30
Rights of dissenting stockholder
31
Sale lease or exchange of property as an entirety dissent ing stockholders
32
Certificates
33
Classification of stock
34
Associations affected by these provisions shall be subject
35
Stock issued for service of propert
36
Transfer
37
ARTICLE
38
SECTION PAGE
41
SECTION PAGE
46
SECTION
47
Counties shall not lend credit to corporations unless author
54
Bills of Lading Storage and Elevator Receipts
58
PUBLIC GENERAL LAWS 1904
67
EXECUTION OR ATTACHMENT OF SHARES SECTION PAGE 43 Shares liable thereto proceedings
70
Penalty for failure to transfer
71
Execution or attachment by justice of the peace 46 Effective execution or attachment STOCKHOLDERS RIGHTS
72
Demanding statements 48 Inspection of books DUTIES AND LIABILITY OF DIRECTORS 49 Duty to keep accounts and statements 50 Liability of ...
73
Voluntary dissolution
74
Procedure
75
Involuntary dissolution 54 Powers of receivers
76
Dissolution otherwise than by judicial proceedings
77
FORFEITURE OF CHARTER 57 By the Attorney General States Attorney and the consent of the Governor
78
Procedure 59 Procedure 60 Procedure
79
FOREIGN CORPORATIONS 65 Definition
81
Qualification
83
Penalty
84
SECTION PAGE SECTION 111 Wages payment of by certain
98
Limitation of such deposit
100
Revision of tolls report to County Commissioners
101
Authority to charge tolls from County Commissioners or Governor
102
BUILDING OR HOMESTEAD ASSOCIATIONS 122 Special powers of
103
Unpaid instalments secured by mortgage
104
Members competent witnesses
105
Securities that may be deposited with Treasurer by life
106
Loans to be made in money
107
CEMETERY COMPANIES 132 May hold one hundred acres not in city without its authority
108
Lots held only for burial
109
GAS AND ELECTRIC LIGHT COMPANIES 142 Powers of gas light companies
110
Of electric light companies
111
What branches of insurance business company may engage
112
Insurance of wifes and minors property
118
Special duties particular enumeration of 22130
130
SECTION PAGE 169 Policies to be valid must be signed by authorized officer or agent resident in this State proviso as to rolling stock and movable ...
136
License of authority must be obtained by certain surety or guaranty companies
137
Penalty for noncompliance with requirements
138
Penalty for acting without license insurance company de nned fined
139
Mutual cooperative assessment or stock plan insurance companies
141
Such organizations may make contract of insurance upon adults and infants
142
Assumption of misleading corporate name
143
Time for furnishing and publishing such statements
144
Proceedings to vacate charter
146
Publication of abstract of annual statement
147
SECTION
177
SECTION PAGE 300 Penalty for violation
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RAILROAD CORPORATIONS
200
300J Right to use electricity
201
RELIGIOUS CORPORATIONS 301 Trustees of to be body politic
203
Succession to be kept up how
204
Plan of church organization tobe determined at first meet ing
205
To be recorded by clerk of Circuit or Superior Court
206
Conveyance to church by trustees
207
Powers of such corporations
208
Trusts gifts etc how conveyed to such corporations
209
SAVINGS INSTITUTIONS 318 Power to receive and invest deposits
210
Inspection of State Treasurer
211
Ascertainment of such damages
212
Return and confirmation of inquisition
213
Transmission of despatches penalty
214
Injury to property punishment
215
State Tax Commissioner to issue certificate of qualifica
221
To what societies orders or associations these provisions
225
Inquisition
228
WATER COMPANIES SECTION PAGE 358 May acquire and bold property not to apply to Baltimore city
230
Jury how selected
231
Oath to jurors
232
Compensation to be first paid or tendered
233
Police for railroad and other corporations
234
Shall wear metallic shield police
235
Board of Police Commissioners may appoint officers for cor poration in Baltimore city
236
ARTICLE VII
237
Conversion of bill of lading 238 119 Conversion of bill of lading 134 Forging statement by corporation
239
Employment of children by manufacturing companies
241
Railroad companies may be formed
242
Heating passenger cars
243
Collection of unpaid instalments
248
Penalty
249
Change of location or grade
254
ARTICLE LXXXI
255
96
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Franchise taxes
260
SECTION PAGE SECTION
261
Penalty
262
Purposes
266
ASSESSMENT OF CORPORATE STOCK OWNED BY NonRESIDENTS
267
Sale of live stock
268
Elevated roads not to be built without special
274
Time allowed to finish road
280
May cross other railroads when and
286
Taxation of
290
May own steamships
292
COUNTY TAXATION OF RAILROAD PROPERTY
293
Stopover privilege shall be permitted
298
Certificate of incorporation
305
Agreement of consolidation
311
Election of directors
312
Corporate acknowledgments
317
Annual certificate to be filed with Secretary of State by for
323
3839
331
Failure to pay calls
335
When corporation may be proceeded against as nonresident
342
192
343
Real estate
344
40 41 41a 413 Liiability of stockholders
345
Lost certificates 65
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Page 94 - ... shall be held individually responsible, equally and ratably, and not one for another, for all contracts, debts, and engagements of such association to the extent of the amount of their stock therein at the par value thereof, in addition to the amount invested in such shares...
Page 117 - No life insurance company doing business in this state shall make or permit any distinction or discrimination in favor of individuals between insurants (the insured) of the same class and equal expectation of life in the amount or payment of premiums...
Page 2 - The Legislature shall pass general laws providing for the cases enumerated in this section, and for all other cases which in its judgment may be provided for by general laws.
Page 83 - ... before any officer authorized by the laws of this state to take acknowledgments of deeds to be the respective...
Page 4 - The General Assembly shall not remit the forfeiture of the charter of any corporation now existing, or alter or amend the same, or pass any other general or special law for the benefit of such corporation, except upon the condition that such corporation shall thereafter hold its charter subject to the provisions of this Constitution.
Page 15 - And, also, to make, have, and use, a common seal, and the same to break, alter, and renew, at...
Page 315 - He shall disburse the funds of the Corporation as may be ordered by the Board, taking proper vouchers for such disbursements, and shall render to the President and Directors, at the regular meetings of the Board, or whenever they may require it, an account of all his transactions as treasurer and of the financial condition of the Corporation.
Page 117 - ... nor shall any such company or agent thereof make any contract of insurance or agreement as to such contract other than as plainly expressed in the policy issued thereon...
Page 55 - ... the corporation shall not for that reason be dissolved, but it shall be lawful on any other day to hold an election for...
Page 3 - Corporations may be formed under general laws; but shall not be created by special act, except for municipal purposes, and in cases where, in the judgment of the Legislature, the objects of the corporation cannot be attained under general laws. All general laws and special acts passed pursuant to this section, may be altered from time to time or repealed.

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