2016 Maryland Code
Commercial Law
Title 3 - Negotiable Instruments
Subtitle 6 - Discharge and Payment
§ 3-601. Discharge and effect of discharge

MD Comm L Code § 3-601 (2016) What's This?

(a) The obligation of a party to pay the instrument is discharged as stated in this title or by an act or agreement with the party which would discharge an obligation to pay money under a simple contract.

(b) Discharge of the obligation of a party is not effective against a person acquiring rights of a holder in due course of the instrument without notice of the discharge.

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