Corporations, Associations, and Partnerships
Rhode Island Nonprofit Corporation Act
§ 7-6-82 Amended certificate of authority.
(a) A foreign corporation authorized to conduct affairs in this state shall
procure an amended certificate of authority by making application for one with
the secretary of state if it changes its corporate name or desires to pursue in
this state other or additional purposes than those set forth in its prior
application for a certificate of authority.
(b) The requirements as to the form and contents of the
application, the manner of its execution, the filing of the original with the
secretary of state, the issuance of an amended certificate of authority and its
effect, are the same as in the case of an original application for a
certificate of authority.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1984, ch. 380, § 1; P.L. 1984, ch. 444, § 1; P.L. 1999, ch.
354, § 19; P.L. 2005, ch. 36, § 4; P.L. 2005, ch. 72, §