35-A:1 Declaration of Purpose
35-A:2 Citation
35-A:3 Definitions
35-A:4 New Hampshire Municipal Bond Bank Established
35-A:5 Loans of Money; State Not Liable
35-A:6 General Powers
35-A:7 Prohibited Acts
35-A:8 Bonds and Notes of the Bank
35-A:9 Terms of Agreement with Holders of Securities
35-A:10 Effect of Pledge
35-A:11 Reserve Fund
35-A:12 Requests for Appropriations
35-A:13 General Fund
35-A:14 Additional Accounts
35-A:15 Action Upon Default
35-A:16 Directors and Agents Not Liable
35-A:17 Bank Empowered
35-A:18 Agreement by State
35-A:19 Legal Investments
35-A:20 Exemption from Taxes
35-A:21 Exemption from Levy and Sale
35-A:22 Insurance or Guaranty
35-A:23 Authorization to Accept State Money
35-A:24 Withholding of Moneys
35-A:25 Conflicts in Statutes
35-A:26 Report; Audits
35-A:27 Additional Powers
35-A:28 Undertakings of Financial Institutions
35-A:29 Limitation Not Applicable; Contracts of Governmental Units; Terms of Bonds
35-A:30 Waiver of Defenses; Rights of Holders
35-A:31 Cooperation by State Agencies
35-A:32 Agreements with Financial Institutions
35-A:33 Application of Funds
35-A:34 Effectuation of Purposes
35-A:35 Form of Investments
35-A:36 Authorization Conclusively Approved
35-A:37 Liberal Construction
35-A:38 Separability Clause
35-A:39 Exemption for Bank Rules
35-A:40 Public Utility Bonding
35-A:41 Educational Institution Bonding
35-A:42 Collective Municipal Economic Development Projects; Agreements

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 35-A - New Hampshire Municipal Bond Bank

  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • 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.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • 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
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bank: means the New Hampshire municipal bond bank created and established by RSA 35-A:4. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • Bonds: means bonds of the bank issued pursuant to this chapter. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • Chapter: means this New Hampshire municipal bond bank law. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • 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.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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
  • Fully marketable form: means a municipal security duly executed and accompanied by an approving legal opinion of a bond counsel of recognized standing in the field of municipal law whose opinions have been and are accepted by purchasers of like municipal bonds, provided that the municipal security so executed need not be printed or lithographed nor be in more than one denomination. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • General fund: means the fund created or established as provided in RSA 35-A:13. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • governing body: shall mean the board of selectmen in a town, the board of aldermen or council in a city or town with a town council, the school board in a school district or the village district commissioners in a village district, or when used to refer to unincorporated towns or unorganized places, or both, the county commissioners. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:48
  • Governmental unit: means any county, city, town, school district, village district or other body corporate and politic having the power either to levy taxes, or to provide for rates, charges, or assessments, whether established by general law or by special statute. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • governor and council: shall mean the governor with the advice and consent of the council. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:31-a
  • 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.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Municipal bond: means a bond or note or evidence of debt issued by a governmental unit and payable from either taxes, or from rates, charges or assessment, but shall not include any bond or note or evidence of debt issued by any other state or any public body or municipal corporation thereof. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • Notes: means any notes of the bank issued pursuant to this chapter. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • oath: shall include "affirmation" in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath; and, in like cases, the word "sworn" shall include the word "affirmed. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:24
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • 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.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reserve fund: means any of the New Hampshire municipal bond bank reserve funds created or established as provided in RSA 35-A:11. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • Revenues: means all fees, charges, moneys, profits, payments of principal of or interest on municipal bonds and other investments, gifts, grants, contributions, appropriations and all other income derived or to be derived by the bank under this chapter. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 35-A:3
  • 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.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • 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
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.