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: November 16, 2012
(Date of earliest event reported)
DONALDSON COMPANY, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 1-7891
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
1400 West 94th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55431
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Donaldson Company, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on November 16, 2012, at the Company’s Corporate Offices, Campus West, 2001 West 94th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55431. The Company’s Stockholders voted on each of the two proposals detailed in the Company’s 2012 Proxy Statement.
The Company’s Stockholders elected two individuals to the Board of Directors as set forth below:
|William M. Cook||114,121,428||4,681,958||16,946,274|
|Paul David Miller||114,516,724||4,286,662||16,946,274|
The Company’s Stockholders ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm to audit the Company’s financial statements for the fiscal year ending July 31, 2013, as set forth below:
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
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.
|DONALDSON COMPANY, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Norman C. Linnell|
|Norman C. Linnell|
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Date: November 21, 2012