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     § 1.   Special corporation laws prohibited--State-controlled corporations excepted. No corporation shall be created or have its charter extended, changed or amended by special laws, except those for charitable, educational, penal or reformatory purposes, which are to be and remain under the patronage and control of the state; but the Legislature shall provide, by general laws, for the organization of all corporations hereafter to be created.

History: Amendment proposed by SL 2012, ch 264, § 2 rejected Nov. 6, 2012.


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