Maine Revised Statutes

§4-105-A. Payable through or payable at bank; collecting bank

(1).    If an item states that it is "payable through" a bank identified in the item:
(a). The item designates the bank as a collecting bank and does not by itself authorize the bank to pay the item; and [1993, c. 293, Pt. B, §11 (NEW).]
(b). The item may be presented for payment only by or through the bank. [1993, c. 293, Pt. B, §11 (NEW).]
[ 1993, c. 293, Pt. B, §11 (NEW) .]
(2).    If an item states that it is "payable at" a bank identified in the item, the item is equivalent to a draft drawn on that bank.
[ 1993, c. 293, Pt. B, §11 (NEW) .]
(3).    If a draft names a nonbank drawee and it is unclear whether a bank named in the draft is a co-drawee or a collecting bank, the bank is a collecting bank.
[ 1993, c. 293, Pt. B, §11 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1993, c. 293, §B11 (NEW).