301:1 Definitions
301:2 Incorporators
301:3 Powers
301:4 Organization Certificate
301:5 Amendments to Certificate
301:6 Fees for Filing
301:7 Qualifications
301:8 Associations
301:9 Representation
301:10 Adoption
301:11 Subject Matter
301:12 Regular
301:13 Special
301:14 Notice
301:15 Number; Qualifications
301:16 Election
301:17 Primaries
301:18 Nonmember Directors
301:19 Vacancies
301:20 Directors’ Contracts
301:21 Executive Committee
301:22 Election; Powers
301:23 Bonds
301:24 Compensation
301:25 Membership
301:26 Stock
301:27 Individual Liability
301:28 Voting
301:29 Preferred Stock
301:30 Transfer of Voting Stock
301:31 Marketing
301:32 Damages, Etc
301:33 Equitable Remedies
301:34 Landowners’ Liability
301:35 Payment in Stock
301:36 Stock Ownership
301:37 Warehousing Contracts
301:38 Between Associations
301:39 Commissioner of Agriculture, Markets, and Food, Duties and Powers
301:40 Annual Reports
301:41 Forfeiture of Charter for Default
301:42 Forbearance
301:43 Use of Cooperative as Name
301:43-a Use of Name Regulated
301:44 Foreign Associations
301:45 Adoption of Provisions
301:46 Existing Contracts
301:47 Interference With Contracts, Etc
301:48 Interference by Warehousemen
301:49 Contracts Legal
301:50 Annual Fee
301:51 Provisions Applicable
301:52 Penalty
301:53 Powers
301:54 Application of Laws
301:55 Reports
301:56 Service, Right to
301:57 Jurisdiction of Public Utilities Commission
301:58 Validity of Public Utilities Commission Orders
301:59 PURPA Jurisdiction
301:60 Consent to Jurisdiction
301:61 Member Access to Records and Meetings
301:62 Financial Responsibility
301:63 Special Contracts

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 301 - Cooperative Marketing and Rural Electrification Associations

  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • farm: means any land, buildings, or structures on or in which agriculture and farming operations or activities are carried out or conducted and shall include the residence or residences of owners, occupants, or employees located on such land. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:34-a
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of these laws, shall mean the section next preceding or following that in which such reference is made, unless some other is expressly designated. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:13
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • 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
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • petition: when used in connection with the equity jurisdiction of the superior court, and referring to a document filed with the court, shall mean complaint, and "petitioner" shall mean plaintiff. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:51
  • 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.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • 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
  • sworn: when applied to public officers required by the constitution to take oaths therein prescribed, shall refer to those oaths; when applied to other officers it shall mean sworn to the faithful discharge of the duties of their offices before a justice of the peace, or other person authorized to administer official oaths in such cases. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:25
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • United States: shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4