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Form 8-K for DUPONT E I DE NEMOURS & CO


28-Apr-2014

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders


Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

On April 23, 2014, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (the "company") held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders. As of the close of business on February 26, 2014, the record date for the annual meeting, 916,275,513 shares of common stock, par value $.30 per share, of the company were outstanding and entitled to vote. A total of 766,807,675 shares of common stock were voted in person or by proxy, representing 83.69 percent of the shares entitled to be voted. The following are the final voting results on proposals considered and voted upon at the meeting, all of which are described in the company's 2014 Proxy Statement.

Proposal 1 - Election of Directors. The company's stockholders elected the following 12 nominees to serve on the Board of Directors until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors have been duly elected or appointed.

   Director        For      Against   Abstentions Broker Non-Votes
L. Andreotti   594,848,118 4,231,914   1,619,615    166,108,028
R. H. Brown    590,342,592 8,743,405   1,613,650    166,108,028
R. A. Brown    595,797,313 3,269,641   1,632,693    166,108,028
B. P. Collomb  590,932,446 8,162,807   1,604,394    166,108,028
C. J. Crawford 586,584,320 12,493,806  1,621,521    166,108,028
A. M. Cutler   534,772,369 64,316,893  1,610,385    166,108,028
E. I. du Pont  595,848,954 3,328,374   1,522,319    166,108,028
M. A. Hewson   591,025,088 8,095,522   1,579,037    166,108,028
L. D. Juliber  590,928,333 8,173,783   1,597,531    166,108,028
E. J. Kullman  581,264,674 16,794,211  2,640,762    166,108,028
L. M. Thomas   595,667,116 3,301,761   1,730,770    166,108,028
P.J. Ward      596,175,552 2,919,357   1,604,738    166,108,028

Proposal 2 - Ratification of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company's Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm. The company's stockholders ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2014.

For Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 754,997,513 9,635,213 2,174,949 -

Proposal 3 - Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation. The company's stockholders approved, by advisory vote, the compensation of its named executive officers.

For Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 582,379,137 14,028,594 4,291,916 166,108,028

Proposal 4 - Stockholder Proposal on Political Spending. The company's stockholders did not approve the stockholder proposal regarding the adoption of a policy to refrain from using corporate funds to influence any political election.

For Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 19,703,334 552,235,222 28,761,091 166,108,028


Proposal 5 - Stockholder Proposal on Herbicide Use. The company's stockholders did not approve a stockholder proposal regarding a report on how the company is monitoring herbicide utilization with its seed products.

For Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 34,210,151 527,711,964 38,777,532 166,108,028

Proposal 6 - Stockholder Proposal on Plant Closure. The company's stockholders did not approve a stockholder proposal regarding the creation of a committee with members from employees, union leadership, management and consultants to report on, among other things, the impact of layoffs and plant closures.

For Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 19,106,115 551,565,437 30,028,095 166,108,028

Proposal 7 - Stockholder Proposal on Acceleration of Equity Awards. The company's stockholders did not approve a stockholder proposal regarding the adoption of a policy providing that in the event of a change in control, there be no acceleration of vesting of any outstanding equity awards granted to senior executives.

For Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 167,963,425 426,404,612 6,331,610 166,108,028


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