Compilation of Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Department 590 - RULES OF OFFICE OF SECRETARY OF STATE
Chapter 590-7 - COMMISSIONER OF CORPORATIONS
Subject 590-7-18 - LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS-SERVICE OF PROCESS
Rule 590-7-18-.04 - Returned Documents
Current through Rules and Regulations filed through September 25, 2023
(1) Documents must be complete. The Secretary of State may return any documents that are not complete and appropriate for filing. The returned documents shall be accompanied by a Notice with an explanation of the rejection or any deficiencies and an acknowledgement of the receipt by the Secretary of State of the filing fee.
(2) Correcting deficient filings. The documents may be corrected and returned to the Secretary of State for processing. The filer must attach to the corrected and returned documents a copy of the Notice issued by the Secretary of State. If the documents are returned to the Secretary of State by the applicant within sixty (60) days of the date of the Notice, the filing date will be the date the corrected and completed filing is received by the Secretary of State.
(3) Abandoned filings. If the filing is not returned to and received by the Secretary of State within sixty (60) days of date of the Notice, it will be deemed abandoned and all records pertaining to the filing will be destroyed. A new filing, including the payment of filing fees to the Secretary of State, will be required to complete the filing.
O.C.G.A. §§ 14-5-23, 14-9-1102, 14-9-1103.
Original Rule entitled "Returned Documents" was filed on June 10, 1988; effective July 1, 1988, as specified by the Agency.
Amended: F. Nov. 26, 2018; eff. Dec. 16, 2018.