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Canada Business Corporations Act

Version of section 23 from 2011-11-29 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Corporate seal

  •  (1) A corporation may, but need not, adopt a corporate seal, and may change a corporate seal that is adopted.

  • Marginal note:Validity of unsealed documents

    (2) A document executed or, in Quebec, signed on behalf of a corporation is not invalid merely because a corporate seal is not affixed to it.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-44, s. 23
  • 2001, c. 14, s. 12
  • 2011, c. 21, s. 18(E)

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