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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 53: Disclosure to account holders of availability of funds

Section 53. For the purposes of this section, the following terms shall have the following meanings:?

''Account'', negotiable withdrawal order account, savings deposit, share account or other asset account.

''Local originating depository institution'', any originating depository institution located in the commonwealth.

Each credit union shall disclose to account holders its policy relative to the time period between the deposit of funds by means of a check, negotiable order of withdrawal or money order and the availability of such deposit for withdrawal or use as of right.

Except as provided herein, such disclosure and relative availability requirements shall be in accordance with the provisions of the Expedited Funds Availability Act, 12 USC 4001 et seq. and regulations promulgated thereunder.