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Canada Business Corporations Act

Version of section 156 from 2018-05-01 to 2024-02-06:


Marginal note:Application for exemption

 On the application of a corporation, the Director may exempt the corporation, on any terms that the Director thinks fit, from any requirement set out in section 155 or any of sections 157 to 160, if the Director reasonably believes that the detriment that may be caused to the corporation by the requirement outweighs its benefit to the shareholders or, in the case of a distributing corporation, to the public.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-44, s. 156
  • 2001, c. 14, s. 74
  • 2018, c. 8, s. 21

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