Sections
Subchapter I General Provisions 2401 – 2407
Subchapter II Third-Party Visitation Proceedings 2410 – 2413

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 13 > Chapter 24

  • adult person: means a person of the age of 18 years or older. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Bank: means a state or a national bank. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • banks: when used in this chapter, do not include such national banks, except as otherwise provided in subchapters VI and VII of this chapter. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 701
  • Child: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conspicuously displayed: means highlighted through the use of capitalization, bold print, underlining or some combination thereof. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 961
  • Converting bank: means a bank converted from a state to a national bank, or the reverse. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • Department: means the Department of Health and Social Services. See Delaware Code Title 16 Sec. 101
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Infant: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Loan: means any single extension of closed end credit. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 961
  • Merger: includes consolidation. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • Merging bank: means a party to a merger. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • National bank: means a national bank association located in this State. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Resulting bank: means the bank resulting from a merger or conversion. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • Right of recission: means , with respect to any short-term consumer loan, the right to return any amount borrowed, in full, on or before the close of business of the business day following the day on which such sum has been disbursed or advanced, without the incursion of any fee or other charges. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 961
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Services or such persons as may be designated by the Secretary. See Delaware Code Title 16 Sec. 101
  • Short-term consumer loan: means a loan of $500 or less made to an individual borrower that charges interest and/or fees for which the stated repayment period is less than 60 days and is not secured by title to a motor vehicle. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 961
  • State bank: means a bank or trust company chartered under the laws of this State. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 781
  • Workout agreement: means an agreement between an individual borrower and a bank, trust company or savings bank for the repayment of an outstanding and unpaid indebtedness which requires a net reduction of not less than 10% of such indebtedness per payment period. See Delaware Code Title 5 Sec. 961