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A check or other draft does not of itself operate as an assignment of funds in the hands of the drawee available for its payment, and the drawee is not liable on the instrument until the drawee accepts it.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - North Dakota Century Code Title 41. Uniform Commercial Code § 41-03-45. (3-408) Drawee not liable on unaccepted draft - last updated January 01, 2020 | https://codes.findlaw.com/nd/title-41-uniform-commercial-code/nd-cent-code-sect-41-03-45/
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