296:1 Corporations Included
296:2 Time Limit for Organization
296:3 Directors; President
296:4 Amount; Par Value
296:5 Vote to Issue
296:6 Payment; Certificate
296:7 Increase, Etc., of Stock
296:8 Change of Par Value
296:9 Classes
296:10 Sale Price
296:11 Certificates
296:12 Stockholder’s Residence
296:13 Stock Record
296:14 Restraint of Sale
296:15 Authority
296:16 Conditions
296:17 Certificate
296:18 Exceptions
296:19 Levying
296:20 Neglect to Pay
296:21 Notice; Sale
296:22 One Vote per Share
296:23 Oath
296:24 Unpaid Assessments
296:25 By Representative, Etc
296:26 Proxies
296:27 Limitation
296:28 Penalty
296:29 Inclusions
296:30 Stock Not Paid in
296:31 Payment for Stock
296:32 Railroads
296:33 Lists of Stockholders to be Filed
296:34 Penalty, Neglect
296:35 Penalty, Wilful Fault
296:36 Effect of Return
296:37 Certificate That Stock is Fully Paid
296:38 Liability for Failure to File
296:39 Place of Filing
296:40 False Certificates, Etc
296:41 Executors, Etc
296:42 Contribution
296:43 Recovery From Corporation

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 296 - Dividend-Paying Corporations

  • bylaw: when used in reference to legislative action taken by a city, town, county or village district shall have the same meaning as an ordinance and shall be subject to the same procedures for enactment. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:45
  • 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.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • 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.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • justice: when applied to a magistrate, shall mean a justice of a municipal court, or a justice of the peace having jurisdiction over the subject-matter. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:12
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • 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
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.