Upon receiving the approval required by section 302A.685, articles of conversion must be prepared that contain:
(1) the plan of conversion;
(2) the name of the converting organization immediately before the filing of the articles of conversion and the name to which the name of the converting organization is to be changed, which shall be a name that satisfies the laws applicable to the converted organization;
(3) the type of organization that the converted organization will be;
(4) a statement that the plan of conversion has been approved by the converting organization under section 302A.685; and
(5) a copy of the articles of incorporation or the articles of organization of the converted organization.
The articles of conversion must be signed on behalf of the converting organization and filed with the secretary of state. Filing of the articles of conversion is also deemed to be a filing with the secretary of state of the articles of incorporation or the articles of organization of the converted organization.
The secretary of state shall issue a certificate of conversion and a certificate of incorporation or a certificate of organization to the converted organization or its legal representative.