TITLE XXVII
CORPORATIONS, ASSOCIATIONS, AND PROPRIETORS OF COMMON LANDS

CHAPTER 293-A
NEW HAMPSHIRE BUSINESS CORPORATION ACT

Dissolution

Section 293-A:14.02

    293-A:14.02 Dissolution by Board of Directors and Shareholders. –
(a) A corporation's board of directors may propose dissolution for submission to the shareholders.
(b) For a proposal to dissolve to be adopted:
(1) The board of directors must recommend dissolution to the shareholders unless (i) the board of directors determines that because of conflict of interest or other special circumstances it should make no recommendation or (ii) RSA 293-A:8.26 applies. If (i) or (ii) applies, it must communicate to the shareholders the basis for so proceeding; and
(2) The shareholders entitled to vote must approve the proposal to dissolve as provided in RSA 293-A:14.02(b)(5).
(3) The board of directors may condition its submission of the proposal for dissolution on any basis.
(4) The corporation shall notify each shareholder, whether or not entitled to vote, of the proposed shareholders' meeting. The notice must also state that the purpose, or one of the purposes, of the meeting is to consider dissolving the corporation.
(5) Unless the articles of incorporation or the board of directors acting pursuant to RSA 293-A:14.02(b)(3) require a greater vote, a greater number of shares to be present, or a vote by voting groups, adoption of the proposal to dissolve shall require the approval of the shareholders at a meeting at which a quorum consisting of at least a majority of the votes entitled to be cast exists.

Source. 2013, 142:1, eff. Jan. 1, 2014.