348. Right of proxy to demand a poll

(1) The appointment of a proxy to vote on a matter at a meeting of a company authorises the proxy to demand, or join in demanding, a poll on that matter.
(2) In applying the provisions of section 338(2)(requirements for effective demand), a demand by a proxy counts—
(a) for the purposes of subsection(2)(a), as a demand by the member,
(b) for the purposes of subsection(2)(b), as a demand by a member representing the voting rights that the proxy is authorised to exercise,
(c) for the purposes of subsection(2)(c), as a demand by a member holding the shares to which those rights are attached.