Form MNPCA-6-1 "Articles of Incorporation" - Maine

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Articles of Incorporation
pursuant to
13-B MRSA §403
to accompany the following:
(Check one box only.)
Articles of Nonprofit Conversion
(13-C MRSA
§933)
Statement of Conversion
(31 MRSA
§1645)
Restated Articles of Incorporation
(13-B MRSA
§805)
FIRST:
The name of the corporation:
________________________________________________________________________________
SECOND:
("X" one box only. Attach additional page(s) if necessary.)
The corporation is organized as a public benefit corporation for the following purpose or purposes:
The corporation is organized as a mutual benefit corporation for all purposes permitted under
13-B
MRSA, or,
if not for all such purposes, then for the following purpose or purposes:
THIRD:
The Registered Agent is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Registered Agent)
Commercial Registered Agent
CRA Public Number: ____________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial registered agent)
Noncommercial Registered Agent
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial registered agent)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
FOURTH:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the new commercial registered agent as listed above has consented to serve as the
registered agent for this nonprofit corporation.
Form No. MNPCA-6-1 (1 of 2)
Articles of Incorporation
pursuant to
13-B MRSA §403
to accompany the following:
(Check one box only.)
Articles of Nonprofit Conversion
(13-C MRSA
§933)
Statement of Conversion
(31 MRSA
§1645)
Restated Articles of Incorporation
(13-B MRSA
§805)
FIRST:
The name of the corporation:
________________________________________________________________________________
SECOND:
("X" one box only. Attach additional page(s) if necessary.)
The corporation is organized as a public benefit corporation for the following purpose or purposes:
The corporation is organized as a mutual benefit corporation for all purposes permitted under
13-B
MRSA, or,
if not for all such purposes, then for the following purpose or purposes:
THIRD:
The Registered Agent is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Registered Agent)
Commercial Registered Agent
CRA Public Number: ____________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial registered agent)
Noncommercial Registered Agent
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial registered agent)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
FOURTH:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the new commercial registered agent as listed above has consented to serve as the
registered agent for this nonprofit corporation.
Form No. MNPCA-6-1 (1 of 2)
FIFTH:
The number of directors (not less than 3) constituting the initial board of directors of the corporation, if the number has
been designated or if the initial directors have been chosen, is _________________________.
The minimum number of directors (not less than 3) shall be _________________________ and the maximum number
of directors shall be _________________________.
SIXTH:
Members: ("X" one box only.)
There shall be no members.
There shall be one or more classes of members and the information required by
13-B MRSA §402
is attached.
SEVENTH:
(Optional)
(Check if this article is to apply.)
No substantial part of the activities of the Corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to
influence legislation, and the Corporation shall not participate in or intervene in (including the publication or distribution
of statements) any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office.
EIGHTH:
(Optional)
(Check if this article is to apply.)
Other provisions of these articles including provisions for the regulation of the internal affairs of the corporation,
distribution of assets on dissolution or final liquidation and the requirements of the Internal Revenue Code section
501(c) are set out in Exhibit ____ attached hereto and made a part hereof.
Submit completed form to:
Secretary of State
Division of Corporations, UCC and Commissions
101 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0101
Telephone Inquiries: (207) 624-7752
Email Inquiries:
CEC.Corporations@Maine.gov
Form No. MNPCA-6-1 (2 of 2) Rev. 2/1/2018
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