Section 12-21-201

When proof of incorporation necessary.

In the trial of criminal cases it shall not be necessary for the state to prove the incorporation of any corporation mentioned in the indictment, complaint or information unless the defendant, within 30 days after indictment if the defendant is under bond or within 30 days after arrest on capias, denies the existence of such corporation by a sworn plea.

(Code 1907, §6876; Code 1923, §4022; Code 1940, T. 15, §315.)