COMPANIES ACT - 1963 (ACT 179)

    Section - 299 - Voting for Directors of a Public Company

    (1) At a general meeting of a public company, other than a company limited by guarantee, a resolution for the appointment of two or more persons as directors of the company by a single resolution shall not be moved unless a resolution that it shall be so moved has first been agreed to by the meeting without any vote being given against it.

    (2) A resolution moved in contravention of this section shall be void, whether or not its being so moved was objected to at that time.

    (3) For the purposes of this section, a resolution approving appointments or nominating persons for appointment shall be treated as a resolution for appointment.

    (4) This section shall not apply where the company's Regulations provide for cumulative voting in accordance with section 300 of this Code.