These excerpts taken from the AAPL 10-Q filed May 4, 2005.
Term of Plan. The Plan shall first apply to the Companys 2005 Plan Year. The Plan shall terminate with respect to the 2005 Plan Year and all subsequent Plan Years unless it is approved at the 2005 annual meeting of the Companys shareholders. Once approved by the Companys shareholders, the Plan shall continue until terminated under Section 10 of the Plan.
Term of Plan. Subject to Section 23 of the Plan, the Plan shall continue in effect until February 8, 2015.