§ 2-101 Name; Powers and Rights of the Corporation; Seal
§ 2-102 City Seal
§ 2-103 Official City Flag
§ 2-104 Official Flag–Borough of the Bronx
§ 2-105 Official Flag; Borough of Brooklyn
§ 2-106 Daylight Saving Time; Effect Thereof On Public Proceedings

Terms Used In New York Laws > New York City Administrative Code > Title 2 > Chapter 1

  • 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.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Municipality: means a county, city, town or village in the state. See N.Y. Public Service Law 120
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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.