Sections
Subchapter I General Provisions 2801 – 2802
Subchapter II Operation of Hospital and Admission 2820 – 2824
Subchapter III Expenses and Financing of Hospital 2830 – 2832
Subchapter IV Penalties 2840 – 2841

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 31 > Chapter 28

  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Oath: includes affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and "sworn" includes affirmed; and the forms shall be varied accordingly. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • 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 with a mental condition: includes every person with an emotional or psychiatric disorder or disability. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Year: means a calendar year, and is equivalent to the words "year of our Lord. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307