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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE XV REGULATION OF TRADE
  • CHAPTER 106 UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE
  • ARTICLE 2 SALES
  • Section 2-310 Open Time for Payment or Running of Credit; Authority to Ship under Reservation

  Section 2-310. Unless otherwise agreed

  (a) payment is due at the time and place at which the buyer is to receive the goods even though the place of shipment is the place of delivery; and

  (b) if the seller is authorized to send the goods he may ship them under reservation, and may tender the documents of title, but the buyer may inspect the goods after their arrival before payment is due unless such inspection is inconsistent with the terms of the contract (section 2-513); and

[ Subsection (c) effective until July 1, 2013. For text effective July 1, 2013, see below.]

  (c) if delivery is authorized and made by way of documents of title otherwise than by subsection (b) then payment is due at the time and place at which the buyer is to receive the documents regardless of where the goods are to be received; and

[ Subsection (c) as amended by 2013, 30, Sec. 9 effective July 1, 2013 applicable as provided by 2013, 30, Sec. 116. For text effective until July 1, 2013, see above.]

  (c) if delivery is authorized and made by way of documents of title otherwise than by subsection (b) then payment is due regardless of where the goods are to be received at the: (i) time and place at which the buyer is to receive delivery of the tangible documents; or (ii) time the buyer is to receive delivery of the electronic documents and at the seller's place of business or if none, the seller's residence; and

  (d) where the seller is required or authorized to ship the goods on credit the credit period runs from the time of shipment but postdating the invoice or delaying its dispatch will correspondingly delay the starting of the credit period.