2004 Florida Statutes
Statement of merger.
(1) After a merger, the surviving partnership or limited partnership may file a statement that one or more partnerships or limited partnerships have merged into the surviving entity.
(2) A statement of merger must contain:
(a) The name of each partnership or limited partnership, as identified in the records of the Department of State, that is a party to the merger;
(b) The name of the surviving entity into which the partnerships or limited partnerships were merged;
(c) The street address of the surviving entity's chief executive office and of an office in this state, if any; and
(d) Whether the surviving entity is a partnership or a limited partnership.
(3) If a statement of merger presented for filing discloses that one or more parties to the merger is a limited partnership, as a condition to filing the statement of merger, there must be prior compliance by each such limited partnership with the filing requirements of s. 620.108, s. 620.109, s. 620.116, or s. 620.169, as applicable.
(4) For the purposes of s. 620.8302, personal property of a surviving partnership or limited partnership which before the merger was held in the name of another party to the merger is property held in the name of the surviving entity upon filing a statement of merger.
(5) A filed and, if appropriate, recorded statement of merger, executed and affirmed to be accurate pursuant to s. 620.8105(6), stating the name of a partnership or limited partnership that is a party to the merger in whose name property was held before the merger and the name of the surviving entity, but not containing all of the other information required by subsection (2), operates with respect to the partnerships or limited partnerships named to the extent provided in subsection (4).
History.--s. 13, ch. 95-242; s. 22, ch. 99-285.