Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 44 > Chapter 3.1
Action: includes any matter or proceeding in a court, civil or criminal. See Arizona Laws 1-215
Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
Articles of incorporation: means the original or restated articles of incorporation or articles of merger and all amendments to the articles of incorporation or merger and includes amended and restated articles of incorporation and articles of amendment and merger. See Arizona Laws 10-140
Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
Lender: means a person whose name appears on the records of the museum as the person legally entitled to property held or owing by the museum. See Arizona Laws 44-351
Museum: means an organized and permanent nonprofit or public institution which is primarily educational, scientific, historic or aesthetic in purpose and which owns, borrows, cares for, studies, archives or exhibits property. See Arizona Laws 44-351
on loan: includes all deposits of property with a museum which are not accompanied by a transfer of title to the property. See Arizona Laws 44-351
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, association, trust partnership, corporation or similar organization having a legal interest in property in the possession of a museum. See Arizona Laws 44-351
Proceeding: includes a civil suit and a criminal, administrative and investigatory action. See Arizona Laws 10-140