§ 420.05 Payment of Fines, Mandatory Surcharges and Fees by Credit Card
§ 420.10 Collection of Fines, Restitution or Reparation
§ 420.20 Collection of Fines, Restitution or Reparation Imposed Upon Corporations
§ 420.30 Remission of Fines, Restitution or Reparation
§ 420.35 Mandatory Surcharge and Crime Victim Assistance Fee; Applicability to Sentences Mandating Payment of Fines
§ 420.40 Deferral of a Mandatory Surcharge; Financial Hardship Hearings
§ 420.45 Post-Trial Motion Relating to Certain Instruments Affecting Residential Real Property

Terms Used In New York Laws > Criminal Procedure > Part 2 > Title L > Article 420 - Fines, Restitution and Reparation

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • 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
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • 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.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • 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.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.