SB 0504 Amends MO Not-for-Profit Act by allowing a church to amend bylaws/articles by approval of 2/3 of votes cast by members
LR Number:S1069.02I Fiscal Note:1069-02
Committee:Financial and Governmental Organization
Last Action:03/29/99 - Hearing Conducted S Financial & Governmental Journal page:
Organizations Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1999
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SB 504 - This act amends the Missouri Not for Profit Act to remove the requirement that a church's article of incorporation or bylaws must be amended by the corporation's board. Under this act, a church that wants to amend its bylaws or articles will simply have to get the bylaws or articles of incorporation approved by 2/3 of the votes cast by its members and by a specified person or persons if the articles require it.