UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE — NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS
ENFORCEMENT OF INSTRUMENTS
28-3-301. Person entitled to enforce instrument. "Person entitled to enforce" an instrument means (i) the holder of the instrument, (ii) a nonholder in possession of the instrument who has the rights of a holder, or (iii) a person not in possession of the instrument who is entitled to enforce the instrument pursuant to section 28-3-309 or 28-3-418(4). A person may be a person entitled to enforce the instrument even though the person is not the owner of the instrument or is in wrongful possession of the instrument.
[28-3-301, added 1993, ch. 288, sec. 2, p. 1032.]