§ 104.4101 Short title
§ 104.4102 Applicability
§ 104.4103 Variation by agreement; measure of damages; action constituting ordinary care
§ 104.4104 Definitions and index of definitions
§ 104.4105 ‘Depositary bank’; ‘payor bank’; ‘intermediary bank’; ‘collecting bank’; ‘presenting bank.’
§ 104.4106 Payable through or payable at bank
§ 104.4107 Separate office of bank
§ 104.4108 Time of receipt of items
§ 104.4109 Delays
§ 104.4110 Electronic presentment
§ 104.4111 Statute of limitations

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 104 > Article 4 > General Provisions and Definitions

  • Account: means any deposit or credit account with a bank including a demand, time, savings, passbook, share draft or like account, other than an account evidenced by a certificate of deposit. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Afternoon: means the period of a day between noon and midnight. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • 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.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Banking day: means that part of any day on which a bank is open to the public for carrying on substantially all of its banking functions. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Clearinghouse: means any association of banks or other payors regularly clearing items. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • county: includes Carson City. See Nevada Revised Statutes 0.033
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Draft: means a draft as defined in NRS 104. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Drawee: means a person ordered in a draft to make payment. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Item: means an instrument or a promise or order to pay money handled by a bank for collection or payment. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • mortgage: includes a deed of trust. See Nevada Revised Statutes 0.037
  • 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, any form of business or social organization and any other nongovernmental legal entity including, but not limited to, a corporation, partnership, association, trust or unincorporated organization. See Nevada Revised Statutes 0.039
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.