FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Secretary of State
May 17, 2000
Mr. George L. Diamond
Halter Financial Group, Inc.
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Suite 250
Irving, TX 75063
The Articles of Merger were filed on May 15, 2000, for RAS ACQUISITION CORP., the surviving Delaware
corporation not authorized to transact business in Florida.
Should you have any further questions regarding this matter, please feel free to call (850) 487-6050, the
Amendment Filing Section.
Senior Section Administrator
Division of Corporations Letter Number: 90OA00027828
Division of Corporations - P.O. Box 6327 - Tallahassee, Florida 32314
ARTICLES OF MERGER
The following articles of merger are submitted in accordance with the Florida Business Corporation Act, pursuant
to section 607.1105,F.S.
FIRSt: The name and jurisdiction of the SURVIVING corporation is:
SECOND: The name and Jurisdiction of each MERGING corporation is:
THIRD: The Plan of Merger is attached.
FOURTH: The merger shall become effective on the date the Articles of Merger are filed with the Florida
Department of State.
FIFTH: The Plan of Merger was adopted by the board of directors of the surviving corporation on May 10,
2000 and shareholder approval was not required.
SIXTH: The Plan of Merger was not approved by either the shareholders or the board of directors of the
merging corporation as it was ordered and approved by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern
District of Florida, Miami Division pursuant to that Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization (the "Bankruptcy
Plan") dated February 10, 1999 and confirmed on April 22, 1999. The Bankruptcy Plan is attached.
SIGNATURE PAGE FOLLOWS
RAS ACQUISITION CORP. DELAWARE