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The DC Code: § 28-3103 Value.

Index28 Commercial Instruments and Transactions. (Refs & Annos)
a
Value is given for a transfer or an obligation if, in exchange for the transfer or obligation, property is transferred, or an antecedent debt is secured or satisfied. Value does not include an unperformed promise made otherwise than in the ordinary course of the promisor's business to furnish support to the debtor or another person.
b
For the purposes of sections 28-3104(a)(2) and 28-3105, a person gives a reasonably equivalent value if the person acquires an interest of the debtor in an asset pursuant to a regularly conducted, noncollusive foreclosure sale or execution of a power of sale for the acquisition or disposition of the interest of the debtor upon default under a mortgage, deed of trust, or security agreement.
c
A transfer is made for present value if the exchange between the debtor and the transferee is intended by them to be contemporaneous and is in fact substantially contemporaneous.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 28-3103. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 11-83, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 28-3101. Uniform Law This section is based upon § 3 of the Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act. See Volume 7A, Part II Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on Westlaw. DC CODE § 28-3103 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Feb. 9, 1996, D.C. Law 11-83, § 2, 42 DCR 6773.)