SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 14, 2018
DOLLAR TREE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
500 Volvo Parkway, Chesapeake, Virginia
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Item 5.03. Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
Effective June 14, 2018, the Board of Directors of the Company (“the Board”) amended Article III, Section 2 of the Company’s bylaws to decrease the number of directors from thirteen (13) to twelve (12). The action eliminated a vacancy created by the retirement of H. Ray Compton at the completion of his term as a director.
The text of the bylaws as amended is attached as Exhibit 3.1 to this report and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders was held on June 14, 2018. The following items were voted on by shareholders and listed below are the final voting results:
The shareholders elected the following individuals to the Board of Directors:
Arnold S. Barron
Gregory M. Bridgeford
Mary Anne Citrino
Conrad M. Hall
Lemuel E. Lewis
Jeffrey G. Naylor
Gary M. Philbin
Thomas A. Saunders III
Stephanie P. Stahl
Thomas E. Whiddon
Carl P. Zeithaml
The shareholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the named executive officers disclosed pursuant to the compensation disclosure rules of the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Compensation Discussion and Analysis, the compensation tables and related narrative discussion set forth in the Proxy Statement filed on May 3, 2018.
The shareholders ratified the appointment, by the Audit Committee, of KPMG LLP as Dollar Tree, Inc.’s Independent Registered Public Accounting firm for 2018.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
3.1 Bylaws of Dollar Tree, Inc. (as amended, effective June 14, 2018)
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
DOLLAR TREE, INC.
Date: June 18, 2018
/s/ Kevin S. Wampler
Kevin S. Wampler
Chief Financial Officer