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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.