Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 11, 2012
RARE ELEMENT RESOURCES LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (720) 278-2460
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Rare Element Resources Ltd. (the Company) held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the Annual Meeting) on December 11, 2012. Of the 44,824,245 common shares issued and outstanding as of the record date, 26,258,084 common shares (approximately 58.58%) were present or represented by proxy at the Annual Meeting. The results of the voting on the matters submitted to the shareholders are as follows:
(1) Election of Donald E. Ranta, Randall J. Scott, M. Norman Anderson, Mark T. Brown, Norman W. Burmeister, Gregory E. McKelvey, Paul Schlauch and Paul Zink to the Companys Board of Directors.
(2) Ratification of the appointment of Ehrhardt Keefe Steiner & Hottman PC, Certified Public Accountants as our independent registered public accounting firm.
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.
Date: December 13, 2012
Rare Element Resources Ltd.
/s/ David Suleski
Name: David Suleski
Title: Chief Financial Officer