Maine Revised Statutes

§1401. Appeal from denial of reinstatement of domestic limited partnership

1. Denial of reinstatement.  If the Secretary of State denies a domestic limited partnership's application for reinstatement following administrative dissolution, the Secretary of State shall serve the limited partnership as required by section 1399, subsection 10 with a written notice that explains the reason or reasons for denial.
[ 2007, c. 323, Pt. F, §26 (AMD); 2007, c. 323, Pt. G, §4 (AFF) .]
2. Appeal.  A domestic limited partnership may appeal a denial of reinstatement under subsection 1 to the Superior Court of the county where the limited partnership's principal office is located or, if there is no principal office in this State, in Kennebec County within 30 days after the date of the notice of denial. The limited partnership appeals by petitioning the court to set aside the dissolution and attaching to the petition copies of the Secretary of State's notice of administrative dissolution, the limited partnership's application for reinstatement and the Secretary of State's notice of denial.
[ 2005, c. 543, Pt. C, §2 (NEW) .]
3. Court action.  The court may summarily order the Secretary of State to reinstate an administratively dissolved domestic limited partnership or may take other action the court considers appropriate.
[ 2005, c. 543, Pt. C, §2 (NEW) .]
4. Final decision.  The court's final decision in an appeal under this section may be appealed as in other civil proceedings.
[ 2005, c. 543, Pt. C, §2 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2005, c. 543, §C2 (NEW). 2007, c. 323, Pt. F, §26 (AMD). 2007, c. 323, Pt. G, §4 (AFF).