295:1 Exceptions
295:2 Inclusions
295:3 Powers
295:4 First Meeting
295:5 Bylaws
295:6 Contracts
295:7 Property
295:7-a Bonds and Other Obligations
295:7-b Power to Lease
295:8 Taking Security
295:9 Alteration of Date of Annual Meeting
295:10 Fees for Copies of Records, Etc
295:11 Reserved Power; Limitation

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 295 - General Powers of Corporations

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • seal: shall include an impression of the official seal made upon the paper alone, as well as an impression thereof made by means of wax, or a wafer, affixed thereto. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:11
  • state: when applied to different parts of the United States, may extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.