Maine Revised Statutes

§9403. Scope

1. General rule.  Except as otherwise provided in subsection 2, this chapter applies to electronic records and electronic signatures relating to a transaction.
[ 1999, c. 762, §2 (NEW) .]
2. Exceptions.  This chapter does not apply to a transaction to the extent it is governed by:
A. A law governing the creation and execution of wills, codicils or testamentary trusts; and [1999, c. 762, §2 (NEW).]
B. The Uniform Commercial Code other than Title 11, section 1-1306 and Articles 2 and 2-A. [2009, c. 325, Pt. B, §2 (AMD); 2009, c. 325, Pt. B, §27 (AFF).]
[ 2009, c. 325, Pt. B, §2 (AMD); 2009, c. 325, Pt. B, §27 (AFF) .]
3. Limitation of exception.  This chapter applies to an electronic record or electronic signature otherwise excluded from the application of this chapter under subsection 2 to the extent it is governed by a law other than those specified in subsection 2.
[ 1999, c. 762, §2 (NEW) .]
4. Other law.  A transaction subject to this chapter is also subject to other applicable substantive law.
[ 1999, c. 762, §2 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1999, c. 762, §2 (NEW). 2009, c. 325, Pt. B, §2 (AMD). 2009, c. 325, Pt. B, §27 (AFF).