Growth Fund of America Inc Sample Contracts

FORM OF AMENDMENT OF SHAREHOLDER SERVICES AGREEMENT
Shareholder Services Agreement • October 31st, 2003 • Growth Fund of America Inc
THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA AMENDED AND RESTATED agreement and declaration of trust
Agreement and Declaration of Trust • October 31st, 2017 • Growth Fund of America • Delaware

WHEREAS, the Trustees of The Growth Fund of America entered into an Amended and Restated Agreement and Declaration of Trust dated as of December 6, 2012; and

AMENDED AND RESTATED SHAREHOLDER SERVICES AGREEMENT
Shareholder Services Agreement • October 29th, 2021 • Growth Fund of America • California
AMENDED AND RESTATED PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT
Principal Underwriting Agreement • October 29th, 2021 • Growth Fund of America • California

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT is between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, a Delaware statutory trust (the “Fund”), and AMERICAN FUNDS DISTRIBUTORS, INC., a California corporation (the “Distributor”).

AMENDED AND RESTATED PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT
Capital World • October 31st, 2017 • Growth Fund of America • California

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT, is between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, a Delaware statutory trust (the “Fund”), and AMERICAN FUNDS DISTRIBUTORS, INC., a California corporation (the “Distributor”).

FUND OF FUNDS INVESTMENT AGREEMENT
Fund of Funds Investment Agreement • October 31st, 2022 • Growth Fund of America • California

THIS FUND OF FUNDS INVESTMENT AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), dated as of January 19, 2022, by and among [ ], a [ ] life insurance company (the “Insurance Company”), on behalf of itself and certain of its separate accounts; [ ], an open-end management investment company organized under the laws of [ ] (the “Trust”), on behalf of itself and each fund, severally and not jointly, listed on Attachment A under the heading “Acquiring Funds,” as such Attachment A shall be amended from time to time (each such fund, an “Acquiring Fund”, and together, the “Acquiring Funds”); [ ], a corporation organized under the laws of [ ] (the “Adviser”); Capital Research and Management Company, a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Delaware (“CRMC”); each fund, severally and not jointly, listed on Attachment B under the heading “Retail Funds”, as such Attachment B shall be amended from time to time (each such fund listed under the heading “Retail Funds”, a “Retail Fund” or an “Acquired Fund”,

PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT
Principal Underwriting Agreement • April 25th, 2013 • Growth Fund of America • California

THIS PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT, is between [FUND], a Delaware statutory trust (the "Fund"), and AMERICAN FUNDS DISTRIBUTORS, INC., a California corporation (the "Distributor").

FUND] SHAREHOLDER SERVICES AGREEMENT
Indemnification Agreement • April 25th, 2013 • Growth Fund of America • Delaware

No annual fee will be charged for a participant account underlying a 401(k) or other defined contribution plan where the plan maintains a single account on AFS’ books and responds to all participant inquiries.

THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA AMENDED AND RESTATED ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES AGREEMENT
Administrative Services Agreement • October 31st, 2018 • Growth Fund of America • California

WHEREAS, THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA (the “Fund”), is a Delaware statutory trust registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the “1940 Act”), as an open-end management investment company that offers Class A shares; Class C shares; Class T shares; Class F-1 shares, Class F-2 shares and Class F-3 shares (“Class F shares”); Class 529-A shares, Class 529-C shares, Class 529-E shares, Class 529-T shares, Class 529-F-1 shares (“Class 529 shares”); and Class R-1 shares, Class R-2 shares, Class R-2E shares, Class R-3 shares, Class R-4 shares, Class R-5E shares, Class R-5 shares and Class R-6 shares (“Class R shares”) of beneficial interest (Class A shares, Class C shares, Class T shares, Class F shares, Class 529 shares and Class R shares, collectively, the “shares”);

GLOBAL CUSTODY AGREEMENT
Global Custody Agreement • October 31st, 2007 • Growth Fund of America Inc • New York

This AGREEMENT is effective as of December 14, 2006, and is between STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST COMPANY ("Bank") and each of the investment companies and other pooled investment vehicles (which may be organized as corporations, business or other trusts, limited liability companies, partnerships or other entities) managed by Capital Research and Management Company and listed on Appendix A hereto, as such Appendix may be amended from time to time (each a "Customer").

AMENDMENT OF AMENDED SHAREHOLDER SERVICES AGREEMENT
Shareholder Services Agreement • April 8th, 2009 • Growth Fund of America Inc • California

This Amendment to the Amended Shareholder Services Agreement (the "Agreement") by and between American Funds Service Company (hereinafter, "AFS") and The Growth Fund of America, Inc. (hereinafter, the "Fund") is dated as of the 1st day of November, 2008.

Selling Group Agreement
Smallcap World • October 31st, 2016 • Growth Fund of America • California

We have entered into a principal underwriting agreement with each Fund in The American Funds group (Funds) under which we are appointed exclusive agent for the sale of shares. As such agent we offer to sell to you as a member of a Selling Group, shares of the Funds as are qualified for sale in your state, on the terms set forth below. We are acting as an underwriter within the meaning of the applicable rules of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). In addition, we are the distributor of CollegeAmerica (Program), a college savings program as described in Section 529 of the Internal Revenue Code and The Recordkeeper Direct (multi-fund) Program which offers group fixed and variable annuity contracts (Contract or Contracts), using the Funds and certain other mutual funds as underlying investments. The Contracts are issued by Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company and First Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company (collectively, Great-West). Unless the context denotes

EXHIBIT E FORM OF [NAME OF FUND] AMENDED AND RESTATED PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT
Principal Underwriting Agreement • March 8th, 2001 • Growth Fund of America Inc

THIS PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT, between ______________ _______________________, a __________________ corporation/trust (the "Fund"), and AMERICAN FUNDS DISTRIBUTORS, INC., a California corporation (the "Distributor").

With respect to sales of shares of any tax-exempt fund, the commission schedule for sales of shares to retirement plans of organizations with assets of $100 million or more is inapplicable. 4. On sales of shares of Companies listed in Category 3 on...
Selling Group Agreement • October 31st, 1997 • Growth Fund of America Inc • California

PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT This PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT, between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, INC., a Maryland corporation (the "Fund"), and AMERICAN FUNDS DISTRIBUTORS, INC., a California corporation ("AFD"); W I T N E S S E T H: WHEREAS, the Fund is registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended to date (the "1940 Act"), as an open-end investment company and it is a part of the business of the Fund, and affirmatively in the interest of the Fund, to offer its shares for sale, either continuously, or from time to time by means of such arrangements as are determined by its Directors to be appropriate; and WHEREAS, AFD is engaged in the business of promoting the distribution of shares of investment companies through securities dealers; and WHEREAS, the Fund and AFD wish to enter into an Agreement with each other to promote the distribution of the Fund's shares; NOW, THEREFORE, the parties agree as follows: 1. (a) AFD shall be the exclusive principal underwr

FORM OF INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Form of Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • January 5th, 2000 • Growth Fund of America Inc
FORM OF AMENDED AND RESTATED PRINCIPAL UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT
Principal Underwriting Agreement • January 5th, 2000 • Growth Fund of America Inc • California
FORM OF [FUND NAME] ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES AGREEMENT
Shareholder Services Agreement • March 8th, 2001 • Growth Fund of America Inc

WHEREAS, _______________ (the "Fund"), is a [Maryland corporation/Massachusetts Business Trust] registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the "1940 Act"), as an open-end diversified investment company that offers Class C shares and Class F shares; and WHEREAS, Capital Research and Management Company (the "Investment Adviser"), is a Delaware corporation registered under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended, and is engaged in the business of providing investment advisory and related services to the Fund and to other investment companies; and WHEREAS, the Fund wishes to have the Investment Adviser arrange for and coordinate and monitor the provision of transfer agent and shareholder services ("transfer agent services") and certain other administrative services (other than those provided pursuant to any other agreement with the Fund), including but not limited to recordkeeping, transactional services, tax information returns and reports, fund communication

AMENDED INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • October 31st, 2007 • Growth Fund of America Inc

THIS AGREEMENT, dated and effective as of the 1st day of September, 2007, is made and entered into by and between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter called the "Fund"), and CAPITAL RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY, a Delaware corporation (hereinafter called the "Adviser"). The parties agree as follows:

By:____________________________ By:___________________________ Name: Paul Haaga, Jr. Name:_________________________ Title: Executive Vice President Title:__________________________ $ Pursuant to delegated authority. APPENDIX A FUNDS AND PORTFOLIOS...
Custodian Agreement • October 29th, 2001 • Growth Fund of America Inc

This Agreement is effective as of June 29, 2001, and between each of the investment companies and other pooled investment vehicles (which may be organized as corporations, business or other trusts, limited liability companies, partnerships or other entities) managed by Capital Research and Management Company and listed on APPENDIX A hereto, as such Appendix may be amended from time to time (each a "FUND"), and State Street Bank and Trust Company, a Massachusetts trust company with its principal place of business at 225 Franklin Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02110 (the "CUSTODIAN"). Whereas, each Fund is or may be organized with one or more series of shares, each of which shall represent an interest in a separate investment portfolio of cash, securities and other assets; Whereas, each Fund desires to appoint, in accordance with the provisions of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the "1940 ACT"), and the rules and regulations thereunder, the Custodian as custodian on behalf

THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • April 25th, 2013 • Growth Fund of America

THIS INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT, dated and effective as of the 1st day of May, 2013, is made and entered into by and between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, a Delaware statutory trust (the “Fund”), and CAPITAL RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY, a Delaware corporation (the “Investment Adviser”).

amended and restated INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • October 31st, 2022 • Growth Fund of America

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED investment advisory and service AGREEMENT, dated and effective as of the 1st day of December, 2022, is made and entered into by and between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, a Delaware statutory trust (the “Fund”), and CAPITAL RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY, a Delaware corporation (the “Investment Adviser”).

NAME OF FUND] AMENDMENT OF [AMENDED] SHAREHOLDER SERVICES AGREEMENT
Shareholder Services Agreement • October 31st, 2007 • Growth Fund of America Inc

This Amendment to the [Amended] Shareholder Services Agreement (the "Agreement") by and between American Funds Service Company (hereinafter, "AFS") and [Name of Fund] (hereinafter, the "Fund") is dated as of the 1st day of November, 2006.

AMENDMENT OF AMENDED SHAREHOLDER SERVICES AGREEMENT
Shareholder Services Agreement • October 29th, 2010 • Growth Fund of America Inc

This Amendment to the Amended Shareholder Services Agreement (the "Agreement") by and between American Funds Service Company (hereinafter, "AFS") and The Growth Fund of America, Inc. (hereinafter, the "Fund") is dated as of the 1st day of October, 2009.

Amended and Restated INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • October 29th, 2021 • Growth Fund of America

THIS Amended and restated investment advisory and service AGREEMENT, dated and effective as of the 1st day of December, 2021, is made and entered into by and between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, a Delaware statutory trust (the “Fund”), and CAPITAL RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY, a Delaware corporation (the “Investment Adviser”).

THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, INC. AMENDED AND RESTATED INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • October 29th, 2010 • Growth Fund of America Inc

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT, dated and effective as of the 1st day of January, 2010, is made and entered into by and between THE GROWTH FUND OF AMERICA, INC., a Maryland corporation, (the “Fund”), and CAPITAL RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY, a Delaware corporation (the “Investment Adviser”).

AMENDED INVESTMENT ADVISORY AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
Investment Advisory and Service Agreement • April 27th, 1998 • Growth Fund of America Inc