13 Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes § 3601 - Discharge And Effect Of Discharge

§ 3601. Discharge and effect of discharge.

(a) Discharge.--The obligation of a party to pay the instrument is discharged as stated in this division or by an act or agreement with the party which would discharge an obligation to pay money under a simple contract.

(b) Effect of discharge.--Discharge of the obligation of a party is not effective against a person acquiring rights of a holder in due course of the instrument without notice of the discharge.

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