|§ 27-2903||Mercury-Containing Thermostat Collection|
|§ 27-2905||Thermostat Wholesaler and Retailer Requirements|
|§ 27-2907||Department Responsibilities|
|§ 27-2909||Disposal Prohibition|
Terms Used In New York Laws > Environmental Conservation > Article 27 > Title 29
- Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
- Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of consumer and worker protection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
- Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
- Department: shall mean the department of consumer and worker protection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
- 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.
- Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
- License: shall mean an authorization by the department of consumer and worker protection to carry on various activities within its jurisdiction, which may take the form of a license, permit, registration, certification or such other form as is designated under law, regulation or rule. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
- 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: shall mean a natural person or an organization. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
- Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
- Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
- Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.