§ 97A.010 Definitions
§ 97A.020 ‘Authorized user’ defined
§ 97A.030 ‘Beneficial use’ defined
§ 97A.040 ‘Cardholder’ defined
§ 97A.050 ‘Credit card’ defined
§ 97A.060 ‘Credit card account’ defined
§ 97A.070 ‘False or fraudulent application’ defined
§ 97A.080 ‘Financial institution’ defined
§ 97A.090 ‘Interest’ defined
§ 97A.100 ‘Issuer’ defined
§ 97A.110 ‘Joint account’ defined
§ 97A.120 ‘Secondary cardholder’ defined
§ 97A.130 ‘Service provider’ defined
§ 97A.140 Requirements for issuance of credit card; provision and change of terms and conditions for use of credit card; applicable state law
§ 97A.142 Verification of identity of person accepting firm offer of credit: When required; actions deemed to be verification of identity
§ 97A.145 Issuer to provide cardholder with written notice concerning unlawful use of personal identifying information and credit information of cardholder; compliance with federal law deemed compliance with section
§ 97A.150 Liability for charges incurred on credit card account
§ 97A.160 Records required in action to collect debt: Establishment of liability and amount; authentication; retention
§ 97A.165 Contents of complaint; limitations
§ 97A.170 Rights of issuer or service provider; action to determine liability for unauthorized negotiable instrument used to make payment
§ 97A.180 Transfer of information if issuer is subsidiary
§ 97A.200 Prohibited acts by issuer: Increase of interest rate based upon late payment to another creditor; universal default clauses; exception
§ 97A.210 Prohibited acts by issuer: Prohibiting merchant from offering certain discounts

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 97A

  • agency of the State: includes all offices, departments, boards, commissions and institutions of the Executive Department and the Judicial Department, but does not include the Legislative Department. See Nevada Revised Statutes 548.550
  • 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
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Attorney-in-fact: A person who, acting as an agent, is given written authorization by another person to transact business for him (her) out of court.
  • Board: means the State Board of Agriculture. See Nevada Revised Statutes 562.010
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Codicil: An addition, change, or supplement to a will executed with the same formalities required for the will itself.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Customer: means any person having an account with a bank or for whom a bank has agreed to collect items, including a bank that maintains an account at another bank. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Documentary draft: means a draft to be presented for acceptance or payment if specified documents, certificated securities or instructions for uncertificated securities, or other certificates, statements or the like are to be received by the drawee or other payor before acceptance or payment of the draft. See Nevada Revised Statutes 104.4104
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: A government corporation that insures the deposits of all national and state banks that are members of the Federal Reserve System. Source: OCC
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Forbearance: A means of handling a delinquent loan. A
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • 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.
  • Impeachment: (1) The process of calling something into question, as in "impeaching the testimony of a witness." (2) The constitutional process whereby the House of Representatives may "impeach" (accuse of misconduct) high officers of the federal government for trial in the Senate.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • sheep: shall mean animals of the ovine species. See Nevada Revised Statutes 562.030
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.