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Title 10 – Corporations and Associations

Chapter 19 – Not for Profit Corporations and associations, Cooperatives and Fraternal and Benevolent societies

Article 2 – Electric Cooperative Nonprofit Membership Corporations

  • Each incorporator of a cooperative shall be a member of the cooperative, but no other person may become a member unless the person agrees to use electric energy or other services furnished by the cooperative as the cooperative establishes in its bylaws. A husband and wife may hold a joint membership in a cooperative. Membership in a cooperative is not transferable, except as provided in the bylaws. The bylaws may prescribe additional qualifications, limitations, classifications and rights concerning membership.