- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 45. Trade and Commerce
- Chapter 4. Bank Deposits and Collections
- Section 215. Final Payment of Item By Payor Bank; When Provisional Debits and Credits Become Final; When Certain Credits Become Available For Withdrawal.
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AS 45.04.215. Final Payment of Item By Payor Bank; When Provisional Debits and Credits Become Final; When Certain Credits Become Available For Withdrawal.
- (a) An item is finally paid by a payor bank when the bank has first
- (1) paid the item in cash;
- (2) settled for the item without having a right to revoke the settlement under statute, clearinghouse rule, or agreement;
- (3) made a provisional settlement for the item and failed to revoke the settlement in the time and manner permitted by
statute, clearinghouse rule, or agreement.
- (b) If provisional settlement for an item does not become final, the item is not finally paid.
- (c) If provisional settlement for an item between the presenting and payor banks is made through a clearinghouse or by
debits or credits in an account between them, then, to the extent that provisional debits or credits for the item are
entered in accounts between the presenting and payor banks or between the presenting and successive prior collecting
banks seriatim, they become final upon final payment of the item by the payor bank.
- (d) If a collecting bank receives a settlement for an item that is or becomes final, the bank is accountable to its
customer for the amount of the item and a provisional credit given for the item in an account with its customer becomes
- (e) Subject to applicable law stating a time for availability of funds and a right of the bank to apply the credit to an
obligation of the customer, credit given by a bank for an item in a customer's account becomes available for withdrawal
as of right if the bank
- (1) has received a provisional settlement for the item, when the settlement becomes final and the bank has had a
reasonable time to receive return of the item and the item has not been received within that time;
- (2) is both the depositary bank and the payor bank, and the item is finally paid, at the opening of the bank's second
banking day following receipt of the item.
- (f) Subject to applicable law stating a time for availability of funds and a right of a bank to apply a deposit to an
obligation of the depositor, a deposit of money becomes available for withdrawal as of right at the opening of the
bank's next banking day after receipt of the deposit.
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