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Bank Act

Version of section 311 from 2003-01-01 to 2011-05-31:

Marginal note:Distribution of annual statement

  •  (1) A bank shall, not later than twenty-one days before the date of each annual meeting or before the signing of a resolution under paragraph 152(1)(b) in lieu of the annual meeting, send to each shareholder at the shareholder’s recorded address a copy of the documents referred to in subsections 308(1) and (3), unless that time period is waived by the shareholder.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) A bank is not required to comply with subsection (1) with respect to a shareholder who has informed the bank, in writing, that the shareholder does not wish to receive the annual statement.

  • Marginal note:Effect of default

    (3) Where a bank is required to comply with subsection (1) and the bank does not comply with that subsection, the annual meeting at which the documents referred to in that subsection are to be considered shall be adjourned until that subsection has been complied with.

  • 1991, c. 46, s. 311
  • 1997, c. 15, s. 34

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