Presentment Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Presentment, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Presentment?

n.1)Claiming payment on a check or a promissory note when the maturity date arrives. 2)A written statement presented by the grand jury that a crime is commited either by a public servant or is against the welfare of the general public.The grand jury presents this report on its own without any request or demand of proof by the local prosecutor.