certified check

certified check

A depositor’s check drawn on a bank that guarantees the availability of funds for the check.

? The guarantee may be by the drawee’s signed agreement to pay the draft or by a notation on the check that it is certified. [Cases: Banks and Banking 145. C.J.S. Banks and Banking ¡ì¡ì 364¨C368.]


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