Sections
§ 301 Fines and common recoveries 25
§ 302 Bar of estate tail by deed 25
§ 303 Warranty by life tenant and collateral warranty 25
§ 304 Permanent leasehold estates as estates in fee simple 25
§ 305 Deeds by foreign corporations; recording as evidence; ownership rights 25
§ 306 Title and disposal of property by aliens 25
§ 307 Title derived through alien 25
§ 308 Validity of conveyances to or from aliens 25
§ 309 Conveyance of real estate between spouses 25
§ 310 Release of rights of curtesy or dower 25
§ 311 Conveyance of real estate to create either joint tenancy with right of survivorship or tenancy in common with grantor 25
§ 312 Acquisition and conveyance of title to real estate by persons of the age of 18 years or older 25
§ 313 Contract for sale of unimproved real estate; notice to buyer of public sewerage and water facilities 25
§ 314 Contract requirements for the sale of real estate involving seller financing 25
§ 315 Contracts for sale of agricultural lands 25
§ 316 Display of flags 25
§ 317 Restriction on fee collection for community amenities by community developers and/or homeowner associations 25
§ 317A Required disclosure of financial obligations in chain of title for new home sales 25
§ 318 Restrictive covenants 25
§ 319 Private transfer fee prohibition 25

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 25 > Chapter 3

  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Certified pharmacy technician: means a person who is certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or other entity approved by the Board of Pharmacy. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Direct supervision: means oversight and control by a licensed pharmacist who remains on the premises and is responsible for the work performed by a subordinate. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Dispense: means to furnish or deliver a drug to an ultimate user by or pursuant to the lawful prescription of a practitioner. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Division: means the Division of Professional Regulation. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Dower: A widow
  • Drug: means :

    a. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502

  • Executive Secretary: means the executive secretary of the Delaware State Board of Pharmacy who shall be a pharmacist. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Grantee: includes every person to whom a freehold estate or interest is conveyed. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Grantor: includes every person by whom a freehold estate or interest is conveyed. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • 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.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Joint tenancy: A form of property ownership in which two or more parties hold an undivided interest in the same property that was conveyed under the same instrument at the same time. A joint tenant can sell his (her) interest but not dispose of it by will. Upon the death of a joint tenant, his (her) undivided interest is distributed among the surviving joint tenants.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • licensee: means an individual licensed by the State pursuant to this chapter to engage in the practice of pharmacy. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Person: means a natural person or an entity. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Pharmacy: means a place where drugs are compounded or dispensed. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Pharmacy technician: means an individual who is not registered as an intern with the Board of Pharmacy or a certified pharmacy technician. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Practice of pharmacy: means the interpreting, evaluating, and dispensing of a practitioner's or prescriber's order. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • prescription: means the lawful written or verbal order of a practitioner for a drug. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • real property: is synonymous with the phrase "lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Right of survivorship: The ownership rights that result in the acquisition of title to property by reason of having survived other co-owners.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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.
  • State: means the State of Delaware. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Tenancy in common: A type of property ownership in which two or more individuals have an undivided interest in property. At the death of one tenant in common, his (her) fractional percentage of ownership in the property passes to the decedent
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Use or abuse of drugs: means :

    a. See Delaware Code Title 24 Sec. 2502

  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.