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Mar 6

March 6, 2017

Wyoming – Bill Allows State to Return Rejected Documents Within 15 Days Instead of 5 Days

Wyoming – Bill Allows State to Return Rejected Documents Within 15 Days Instead of 5 Days

House Bill 23 signed by the governor March 1 and effective July 1 permits the Secretary of State to return rejected documents within 15 days instead of 5 days; send notices by regular mail or e-mail instead of certified mail ; and cease publication of notices that LLP registration has lapsed.
May 16

May 16, 2016

Wyoming – Adopts the Uniform Securities Act

Wyoming – Adopts the Uniform Securities Act

House Bill 31 (Chapter 22) signed by the governor March 3 and effective July 1, 2017 adopts the Uniform Securities Act.
Mar 23

March 23, 2016

Wyoming – Amendment to LLC Act

Wyoming – Amendment to LLC Act

Senate Bill 36 (Chapter 54) signed by the governor and effective March 4 amends the Limited Liability Company act to specify standards for imposing liability on members and managers and repeal a related provision.
Mar 19

March 19, 2015

Wyoming – HB 235, Effective March 9, Relates to Reinstatement for Limited Liability Partnerships

Wyoming – HB 235, Effective March 9, Relates to Reinstatement for Limited Liability Partnerships

House Bill 235 (Chapter 156) signed by the governor and effective March 9 permits foreign LLPs and registered LLPs to apply for reinstatement within 2 years after the date of administrative revocation.
Mar 10

March 10, 2015

Wyoming – SB 36 Effective July 1, Updates Personal Identifying Information Definition

Wyoming – SB 36 Effective July 1, Updates Personal Identifying Information Definition

Senate Bill 36 (Chapter 63) signed by the governor March 2 and effective July 1 amends the definition relating to personal identifying information.
Oct 9

October 9, 2014

Wyoming – Conversion information

Wyoming – Conversion information

The Wyoming Secretary of State posted business entity conversion information.
Apr 8

April 8, 2014

Wyoming – HB 14 changes filing fees for application for certificate of authority and application of conversion

Wyoming – HB 14 changes filing fees for application for certificate of authority and application of conversion

House Bill 14 (Chapter 65) signed March 10 and effective July 1, 2014 increases the filing fee for an application for certificate of authority from $10 to $25 and sets the fee at $75 for application of conversion.  The bill text can be accessed at the Wyoming Legislature website.
Feb 18

February 18, 2013

Wyoming – New Wyoming Law Extends UCC Effectiveness to 10 Years

Wyoming – New Wyoming Law Extends UCC Effectiveness to 10 Years

Wyoming enacted a significant non-uniform provision to UCC Article 9 that will affect all secured parties and UCC searchers.  The governor signed House Bill 3 on February 14, 2013 to change the duration and effectiveness of UCC financing statements.  View details
Feb 13

February 13, 2013

Wyoming – UCC Article 9 2010 Amendments to UCC Article 9

Wyoming – UCC Article 9 2010 Amendments to UCC Article 9

Wyoming became the first state to enact the 2010 Amendments to UCC Article 9 during the 2013 legislative session.  The governor signed Senate Bill 13 on Monday, February 11, 2013. Senate Bill 13 provides the Alternative B “Safe Harbor” approach for individual debtor name sufficiency in § 9-503(a)(4).  It includes a non-uniform version of § 9-521 that requires filing offices to accept forms approved by the secretary of state.  The new law will take effect on July 1, 2013.  A…
Dec 5

December 5, 2012

Wyoming Introduces the 2010 Amendments to UCC Article 9

Wyoming Introduces the 2010 Amendments to UCC Article 9

The Wyoming legislature introduced a bill to enact the 2010 Amendments to UCC Article 9 on Tuesday, December 4, 2012.  Senate Bill 13 provides the Alternative B “Safe Harbor” approach for individual debtor name sufficiency in Section 9-503(a)(4), adopts a non-uniform version of Section 9-521 that requires filing offices to accept forms approved by the state, and adopts the uniform effective date of July 1, 2013. Any bill can be amended throughout the legislative process.  CSC will provide updates for…