410.210   Rejection of payment order.
410.211   Cancellation and amendment of payment order.
410.212   Liability and duty of receiving bank regarding unaccepted payment order.
410.301   Execution and execution date.
410.302   Obligations of receiving bank in execution of payment order.
410.303   Erroneous execution of payment order.
410.304   Duty of sender to report erroneously executed payment order.
410.305   Liability for late or improper execution or failure to execute payment order.
410.401   Payment date.
410.402   Obligation of sender to pay receiving bank.
410.403   Payment by sender to receiving bank.
410.404   Obligation of beneficiary's bank to pay and give notice to beneficiary.
410.405   Payment by beneficiary's bank to beneficiary.
410.406   Payment by originator to beneficiary; discharge of underlying obligation.
410.501   Variation by agreement and effect of funds-transfer system rule.
410.502   Creditor process served on receiving bank; setoff by beneficiary's bank.
410.503   Injunction or restraining order with respect to funds transfer.
410.504   Order in which items and payment orders may be charged to account; order of withdrawals from account.
410.505   Preclusion of objection to debit of customer's account.
410.506   Rate of interest.
410.507   Choice of law.
Ch. 410 Cross-reference Cross-reference: See definitions in s. 401.201.
subch. I of ch. 410 SUBCHAPTER I
410.101 410.101 Short title. This chapter may be cited as uniform commercial code — funds transfers.
410.101 History History: 1991 a. 304.
410.102 410.102 Subject matter. Except as otherwise provided in s. 410.108, this chapter applies to funds transfers as defined in s. 410.104 (1).
410.102 History History: 1991 a. 304.
410.103 410.103 Payment order; definitions.
410.103(1)(1)In this chapter:
410.103(1)(a) (a) “Beneficiary" means the person to be paid by the beneficiary's bank.
410.103(1)(b) (b) “Beneficiary's bank" means the bank identified in a payment order in which an account of the beneficiary is to be credited pursuant to the order or which otherwise is to make payment to the beneficiary if the order does not provide for payment to an account.
410.103(1)(c) (c) “Payment order" means an instruction of a sender to a receiving bank, transmitted orally, electronically, or in writing, to pay, or to cause another bank to pay, a fixed or determinable amount of money to a beneficiary if all of the following apply:
410.103(1)(c)1. 1. The instruction does not state a condition to payment to the beneficiary other than time of payment.
410.103(1)(c)2. 2. The receiving bank is to be reimbursed by debiting an account of, or otherwise receiving payment from, the sender.
410.103(1)(c)3. 3. The instruction is transmitted by the sender directly to the receiving bank or to an agent, funds-transfer system, or communication system for transmittal to the receiving bank.
410.103(1)(d) (d) “Receiving bank" means the bank to which the sender's instruction is addressed.
410.103(1)(e) (e) “Sender" means the person giving the instruction to the receiving bank and includes a customer described in s. 410.202 (4).
410.103(2) (2)If an instruction complying with sub. (1) (c) is to make more than one payment to a beneficiary, the instruction is a separate payment order with respect to each payment.
410.103(3) (3)A payment order is issued when it is sent to the receiving bank.
410.103 History History: 1991 a. 304.
410.104 410.104 Funds transfer; definitions. In this chapter:
410.104(1) (1)“Funds transfer" means the series of transactions, beginning with the originator's payment order, made for the purpose of making payment to the beneficiary of the order. “Funds transfer" includes any payment order issued by the originator's bank or an intermediary bank intended to carry out the originator's payment order. A funds transfer is completed by acceptance by the beneficiary's bank of a payment order for the benefit of the beneficiary of the originator's payment order.
410.104(2) (2)“Intermediary bank" means a receiving bank other than the originator's bank or the beneficiary's bank.
410.104(3) (3)“Originator" means the sender of the first payment order in a funds transfer.
410.104(4) (4)“Originator's bank" means the receiving bank to which the payment order of the originator is issued if the originator is not a bank or the originator if the originator is a bank.
410.104 History History: 1991 a. 304.
410.105 410.105 Other definitions.
410.105(1)(1)In this chapter:
410.105(1)(a) (a) “Authorized account" means a deposit account of a customer in a bank designated by the customer as a source of payment of payment orders issued by the customer to the bank. If a customer does not so designate an account, any account of the customer is an authorized account if payment of a payment order from that account is not inconsistent with a restriction on the use of that account.
410.105(1)(b) (b) “Bank" means a person engaged in the business of banking and includes a savings bank, savings and loan association, credit union, and trust company. A branch or separate office of a bank is a separate bank for purposes of this chapter.
410.105(1)(c) (c) “Customer" means a person, including a bank, having an account with a bank or from whom a bank has agreed to receive payment orders.
410.105(1)(d) (d) “Funds-transfer business day" of a receiving bank means the part of a day during which the receiving bank is open for the receipt, processing, and transmittal of payment orders and for cancellations and amendments of payment orders.
410.105(1)(e) (e) “Funds-transfer system" means a wire transfer network, automated clearinghouse, or other communication system of a clearinghouse or other association of banks through which a payment order by a bank may be transmitted to the bank to which the order is addressed.
410.105(1)(f) (f) “Good faith" means honesty in fact and the observance of reasonable commercial standards of fair dealing.
410.105(1)(g) (g) “Prove" with respect to a fact means to meet the burden of establishing the fact.
410.105(2) (2)Other definitions applying to this chapter and the sections in which they appear are:
410.105(2)(a) (a) “Acceptance" — s. 410.209
410.105(2)(b) (b) “Beneficiary" — s. 410.103 (1) (a)
410.105(2)(c) (c) “Beneficiary's bank" — s. 410.103 (1) (b)
410.105(2)(d) (d) “Executed" — s. 410.301 (1)
410.105(2)(e) (e) “Execution date" — s. 410.301 (2)
410.105(2)(f) (f) “Funds transfer" — s. 410.104 (1)
410.105(2)(g) (g) “Funds-transfer system rule" — s. 410.501 (2) (a)
410.105(2)(h) (h) “Intermediary bank" — s. 410.104 (2)
410.105(2)(i) (i) “Originator" — s. 410.104 (3)
410.105(2)(j) (j) “Originator's bank" — s. 410.104 (4)
410.105(2)(k) (k) “Payment by beneficiary's bank to beneficiary" — s. 410.405
410.105(2)(L) (L) “Payment by originator to beneficiary" — s. 410.406
410.105(2)(m) (m) “Payment by sender to receiving bank" — s. 410.403
410.105(2)(n) (n) “Payment date" — s. 410.401
410.105(2)(p) (p) “Payment order" — s. 410.103 (1) (c)
410.105(2)(q) (q) “Receiving bank" — s. 410.103 (1) (d)
410.105(2)(r) (r) “Security procedure" — s. 410.201
410.105(2)(s) (s) “Sender" — s. 410.103 (1) (e)
410.105(3) (3)The following definitions in ch. 404 apply to this chapter:
410.105(3)(a) (a) “Clearinghouse" — s. 404.104 (1) (d)
410.105(3)(b) (b) “Item" — s. 404.104 (1) (i).
410.105(3)(c) (c) “Suspends payments" — s. 404.104 (1) (L).
410.105(4) (4)In addition ch. 401 contains general definitions and principles of construction and interpretation applicable throughout this chapter.
410.105 History History: 1991 a. 304; 1995 a. 449.
410.106 410.106 Time payment order is received.
2017-18 Wisconsin Statutes updated through 2019 Wis. Act 184 and through all Supreme Court and Controlled Substances Board Orders filed before and in effect on March 28, 2020. Published and certified under s. 35.18. Changes effective after March 28, 2020, are designated by NOTES. (Published 3-28-20)