55-14-03. Articles of dissolution.

(a) At any time after dissolution is authorized pursuant to G.S. 55-14-02, the corporation may dissolve by delivering to the Secretary of State for filing articles of dissolution setting forth:

(1) The name of the corporation;

(1a) The names and addresses of its officers;

(1b) The names and addresses of its directors;

(2) The date dissolution was authorized;

(3) A statement that shareholder approval was obtained as required by this Chapter.

(4) Repealed by Session Laws 1991, c. 645, s. 10(c).

(b) A corporation is dissolved upon the effective date of its articles of dissolution.

(c) For purposes of this Chapter, a dissolved corporation is a corporation whose articles of dissolution have become effective and includes a successor entity to which the remaining assets of the corporation are transferred subject to its liabilities for purposes of a liquidation. (1901, c. 2, s. 34; Rev., s. 1195; C.S., s. 1182; 1941, c. 195; G.S., s. 55-121; 1951, c. 1005, s. 4; 1955, c. 1371, s. 1; 1989, c. 265, s. 1; 1991, c. 645, s. 10(c); 2005-268, s. 31.)