(1) Anyone may apply to the Secretary of State to furnish a certificate of existence for a domestic professional corporation or a certificate of authorization for a foreign professional corporation.
(2) A certificate of existence or authorization when issued means that:
(a) The domestic professional corporationís corporate name or the foreign professional corporationís corporate name is registered in this state;
(b) The domestic professional corporation is duly incorporated under the law of this state, or the foreign professional corporation is authorized to transact business in this state;
(c) All fees payable to the Secretary of State under this chapter have been paid, if nonpayment affects the existence or authorization of the domestic or foreign professional corporation;
(d) An annual report required by ORS 58.225 has been filed by the Secretary of State within the preceding 14 months; and
(e) Articles of dissolution or an application for withdrawal have not been filed by the Secretary of State.
(3) A person may apply to the Secretary of State to issue a certificate covering any fact of record. [1987 c.94 §12]Section: Previous 58.381 58.383 58.385 58.387 58.389 58.400 58.410 58.420 58.430 58.440 58.450 58.460 58.470 58.480 58.490 Next
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