Article 877. General provisions on payment by check.
1. A check is recognized as a security containing an unconditional order of the drawer of the drawer to the bank to make a payment of the amount specified in it to the check holder. 2. As a payer of a check, only a bank can be indicated, where the drawer of the drawer has the means that he is entitled to dispose of by issuing checks. 3. Revocation of a check before the expiration of the period for its presentation is not allowed. 4. Issuance of a check does not repay a monetary obligation, in fulfillment of which it was issued. 5. The procedure and conditions for the use of checks in payment transactions are governed by this Code, and, to the extent not regulated by it, other laws and banking rules established in accordance with them.
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