Article 1 Provisions Relating to Effect of Death 13.33.101
Article 2 Single and Multiple Party Accounts 13.33.201 – 13.33.227
Article 3 Uniform Transfer-On-Death Security Registration Act 13.33.301 – 13.33.310

Terms Used In Alaska Statutes > Chapter 33

  • articles of incorporation: means the original or restated articles of incorporation and all amendments and includes articles of merger. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • board: means the board of directors of a domestic or foreign corporation. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • child: means a son or daughter, whether by birth or by adoption. See Alaska Statutes 25.23.240
  • commissioner: means the commissioner of health and social services. See Alaska Statutes 25.23.240
  • control: means

    (A) owning directly or indirectly, or having the power to vote, 25 percent or more of a class of voting securities of a corporation subject to this chapter. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990

  • court: means the superior court of this state, and, when the context requires, the court of another state empowered to grant petitions for adoption or guardianship or to terminate parental rights. See Alaska Statutes 25.23.240
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • department: means the Department of Health and Social Services. See Alaska Statutes 25.23.240
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • director: means a natural person designated in the articles of incorporation or elected by the incorporators as a director and includes a natural person and successor of that person designated, elected, or appointed by any other name or title to act as a director. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • domestic corporation: means a corporation for profit subject to the provisions of this chapter, but does not include a foreign corporation or a national bank. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • electronic transmission: means any form of communication, not directly involving the physical transmission of paper, that creates a record that may be retained, retrieved, and reviewed by a recipient of the communication and that may be directly reproduced in paper form by a recipient through an automated process. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • foreign corporation: means a corporation for profit organized under laws other than the laws of Alaska for a purpose for which a corporation may be organized under this chapter. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • minor: means a person who has not reached the age of majority. See Alaska Statutes 25.23.240
  • parent: means an affiliate controlling a specified corporation directly or indirectly through one or more intermediaries. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: means an individual, a corporation, a partnership, an association, a joint-stock company, an estate, a trust if the interests of the beneficiaries are evidenced by a security, an unincorporated association, a government, a political subdivision of a government, or a combination of these entities. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • proxy: means a written authorization or an electronic transmission signed by a shareholder or the shareholder?s attorney-in-fact giving another person power to vote with respect to the shares of the shareholder. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • Right of survivorship: The ownership rights that result in the acquisition of title to property by reason of having survived other co-owners.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • shareholder: means a holder of record of a share in a corporation. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • shares: means the units into which the proprietary interests in a corporation are divided. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • state: means any of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, or any other territory or possession of the United States. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • subscriber: means one who subscribes for a share in a corporation before or after incorporation. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • verified: means that a document has been certified to be true as provided in AS 09. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990
  • voting power: means the power to vote for the election of directors at the time a determination of voting power is made and does not include the right to vote upon the happening of a condition or event that has not yet occurred. See Alaska Statutes 10.06.990