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Section 450.2531

Act 162 of 1982

450.2531 Officers of corporation; election or appointment; person holding 2 or more offices; term of office; authority and duties.

Sec. 531.

(1) The officers of a corporation shall consist of a president, secretary, treasurer, and, if desired, a chairperson of the board, 1 or more vicepresidents, and such other officers as may be prescribed by the bylaws or determined by the board. Unless otherwise provided in the articles of incorporation or bylaws, the officer shall be elected or appointed by the board.

(2) Two or more offices may be held by the same person, but an officer shall not execute, acknowledge, or verify an instrument in more than 1 capacity if the instrument is required by law or the articles or bylaws to be executed, acknowledged, or verified by 2 or more officers.

(3) An officer elected or appointed as herein provided shall hold office for the term for which the officer is elected or appointed and until a successor is elected or appointed and qualified, or until the resignation or removal of the officer.

(4) An officer, as between that officer, other officers, and the corporation, has such authority and shall perform such duties in the management of the corporation as may be provided in the bylaws, or as may be determined by resolution of the board not inconsistent with the bylaws.

History: 1982, Act 162, Eff. Jan. 1, 1983

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