2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 1052
Business corporations; provide for benefit corporations; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 14 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to business corporations, so as to provide for benefit corporations; to provide for definitions; to provide for the application of the business corporation Code; to provide for naming; to provide for stock certificates; to provide for amendments and transactions; to provide for duties and limitations of liability of directors of benefit corporations; to provide for annual benefit reports; to change provisions relating to definitions for foreign corporation; to change provisions relating to the right to dissent; to change provisions relating to the corporate name of a foreign corporation; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/25/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/22/2016 - House Second Readers
Feb/19/2016 - House First Readers
Feb/18/2016 - House Hopper