(a) When an employee cooperative revokes its election in accordance with Section 10A-11-1.04, the certificate of amendment shall provide for conversion of membership shares and internal capital accounts or their conversion to securities or other property in a manner consistent with Chapter 2.

Terms Used In Alabama Code 10A-11-1.12

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • cooperative: Includes an employee cooperative as defined in Chapter 11. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • corporation: Includes a domestic or foreign business corporation as defined in Chapter 2, a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation as defined in Chapter 3, a domestic or foreign professional corporation as defined in Chapter 4, and those entities specified in Chapter 20 as corporate. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • EMPLOYEE COOPERATIVE: A corporation which has elected to be governed by this chapter. See Alabama Code 43-2-747
  • INTERNAL CAPITAL ACCOUNTS: A system of accounts on the books of an employee cooperative that reflects the book value of the corporation. See Alabama Code 43-2-747
  • property: Includes all property, whether real, personal, or mixed, or tangible or intangible, or any right or interest therein. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06

(b) An employee cooperative which has not revoked its election under this chapter may not consolidate or merge with another corporation other than an employee cooperative. Two or more employee cooperatives may consolidate or merge in accordance with Article 11 of Chapter 2.

(Act 97-949, p. 524, §12; §10-14-12; amended and renumbered by Act 2009-513, p. 967, §312.)