Search OpenLegislation Statutes

This entry was published on 2014-09-22
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.
Religious Corporations (RCO) CHAPTER 51, ARTICLE 14
§ 274. Incorporation. An unincorporated church of the Nazarene may
become incorporated as a church, by executing, acknowledging and filing
a certificate of incorporation, stating the corporate name by which such
church shall be known, and the county, town, city or village where its
principal place of worship is or is intended to be located.

A certificate of incorporation of unincorporated churches of the
Nazarene, shall be executed and acknowledged by the district
superintendent of the district in which its principal place of worship
is located, or in case of his absence or inability to act, by one of the
general superintendents of the church of the Nazarene of the United
States, and by the laymen, members of such church, who shall be selected
as the first trustees thereof by said official.

In filing the said certificate, said church shall be a corporation by
the name stated in the certificate.