Trust and Loan Companies Act (S.C. 1991, c. 45)

Act current to 2014-09-29 and last amended on 2013-12-12. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Re-election of directors

 A director who has completed a term of office is, if otherwise qualified, eligible for re-election.

Incomplete Elections and Director Vacancies

Marginal note:Void election or appointment
  •  (1) If, immediately after the time of any purported election or appointment of directors, the board of directors would fail to comply with subsection 163(2) or 167(1) or section 168, the purported election or appointment of all persons purported to be elected or appointed at that time is void unless the directors, within forty-five days after the discovery of the non-compliance, develop a plan, approved by the Superintendent, to rectify the non-compliance.

  • Marginal note:Failure to elect minimum

    (2) Where, at the close of a meeting of shareholders of a company, the shareholders have failed to elect the number or minimum number of directors required by this Act or the by-laws of a company, the purported election of directors at the meeting

    • (a) is valid if the directors purported to be elected and those incumbent directors, if any, whose terms did not expire at the close of the meeting, together constitute a quorum; or

    • (b) is void if the directors purported to be elected and those incumbent directors, if any, whose terms did not expire at the close of the meeting, together do not constitute a quorum.

  • (3) and (4) [Repealed, 1997, c. 15, s. 353]

  • 1991, c. 45, s. 174;
  • 1997, c. 15, s. 353.
Marginal note:Directors where elections incomplete or void
  •  (1) Notwithstanding subsections 170(2) and (3) and paragraphs 172(1)(f) and 176(1)(a), where subsection 174(1) or (2) applies at the close of any meeting of shareholders of a company, the board of directors shall, until their successors are elected or appointed, consist solely of

    • (a) where paragraph 174(2)(a) applies, the directors referred to in that paragraph; or

    • (b) where subsection 174(1) or paragraph 174(2)(b) applies, the persons who were the incumbent directors immediately before the meeting.

  • Marginal note:Where there is no approved rectification plan

    (2) Notwithstanding subsections 170(2) and (3) and paragraphs 172(1)(f) and 176(1)(a), where a plan to rectify the non-compliance referred to in subsection 174(1) has not been approved by the Superintendent by the end of the forty-five day period referred to in that subsection, the board of directors shall, until their successors are elected or appointed, consist solely of the persons who were the incumbent directors immediately before the meeting at which the purported election or appointment referred to in that subsection occurred.

  • Marginal note:Directors to call meeting

    (3) Where subsection (1) or (2) applies, the board of directors referred to in that subsection shall without delay call a special meeting of shareholders to fill the vacancies, where paragraph 174(2)(a) applies, or elect a new board of directors, where subsection 174(1) or paragraph 174(2)(b) applies.

  • Marginal note:Shareholder may call meeting

    (4) Where the directors fail to call a special meeting required by subsection (3), the meeting may be called by any shareholder.

  • 1991, c. 45, s. 175;
  • 1997, c. 15, s. 354.