Rights of proxies
(1) A proxy appointed to attend and vote for a member has the same rights as the member:
Proxy's right to vote
(2) A registered scheme's constitution (if any) may provide that a proxy is not entitled to vote on a show of hands.
Effect of member's presence on proxy's authority
(3) A registered scheme's constitution (if any) may provide for the effect that a member's presence at a meeting has on the authority of a proxy appointed to attend and vote for the member. However, if the constitution does not make such provision, a proxy's authority to speak and vote for a member at a meeting is suspended while the member is present at the meeting.