351.270. Whenever with respect to any action to be taken by the shareholders of a corporation the articles of incorporation or provisions of the bylaws adopted by the shareholders require the vote or concurrence of the holders of a greater portion of the shares, or of any class or series thereof, than required by this chapter with respect to such action, the provisions of the articles of incorporation or such provisions of the bylaws adopted by the shareholders shall control.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 351.270

  • Articles of incorporation: includes the original articles of incorporation and all amendments thereto, and includes articles of merger or consolidation. See Missouri Laws 351.015
  • Corporation: or "domestic corporation" includes corporations organized under this chapter or subject to some or all of the provisions of this chapter except a foreign corporation. See Missouri Laws 351.015
  • Shares: are the units into which the shareholders' rights to participate in the control of the corporation, in its surplus or profits, or in the distribution of its assets, are divided. See Missouri Laws 351.015

(L. 1943 p. 410 § 168, A.L. 1975 S.B. 14)