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New Jersey Statutes Title 14A. Corporations, General 14A § 7-15

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(1) Subject to any restrictions contained in the certificate of incorporation and to the provisions of section 14A:7-14.1, a corporation may, from time to time, by resolution of its board, pay dividends on its shares in cash, in its own shares, in its bonds or in other property, including the shares or bonds of other corporations.

(2) (Deleted by amendment, P.L. 1988, c. 94).

(3) (Deleted by amendment, P.L. 1988, c. 94).

(4) (Deleted by amendment, P.L. 1988, c. 94).

(5) Unless the certificate of incorporation otherwise provides, a dividend may be paid in shares having a preference in the assets of the corporation upon liquidation, whether or not the net assets at the time of the share dividend are less than the aggregate amount of such prior and newly created preferences.

(6) (Deleted by amendment, P.L.1988, c. 94).

Federal reserve notes, to be issued at the discretion of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the purpose of making advances to Federal reserve banks through the Federal reserve agents as hereinafter set forth and for no other purpose, are authorized.  The said notes shall be obligations of the United States and shall be receivable by all national and member banks and Federal reserve banks and for all taxes, customs, and other public dues.  They shall be redeemed in lawful money on demand at the Treasury Department of the United States, in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, or at any Federal Reserve bank.

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