Legislation

Search OpenLegislation Statutes
This entry was published on 2020-10-16
The selection dates indicate all change milestones for the entire volume, not just the location being viewed. Specifying a milestone date will retrieve the most recent version of the location before that date.
SECTION 204
Certificate of payment of stock
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law (PML) CHAPTER 47-A, ARTICLE 2
§ 204. Certificate of payment of stock. Except as provided in this
article, no business corporation hereafter organized under this article
or heretofore organized in pursuance of law for any purpose authorized
by this article, shall have any of the powers conferred by section two
hundred three of this article until such corporation shall have filed in
the office or offices where its certificate of incorporation was filed,
a further certificate stating that its capital stock has been fully paid
in cash, and if claiming the right to conduct running race meetings,
that, except as may be authorized by the commission, it actually
maintains a racetrack of not less than five-eighths of one mile in
length or circumference, the location of which shall be specified in
such certificate. Such certificate shall be executed and acknowledged by
such corporation's president or vice-president and such corporation's
treasurer or secretary, and verified by them to the effect that the
statements contained in such certificate are true. In the case of racing
courses to be used for running races or steeplechases, a license from
the commission must also be obtained in the manner hereinafter provided,
and such license be filed with such certificate.