HB 1054-1_ Filed 03/11/2013, 15:15 Steele
that Engrossed House Bill 1054 be amended to read as follows:
SOURCE: Page 8, line 30; (13)MO105401.8. -->
Page 8, between lines 30 and 31, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 36-2-11-8; (13)MO105401.5. -->
"SECTION 5. IC 36-2-11-8 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 8. (a) The recorder
shall record all instruments that are proper for recording, in the order
in which they are received in the recorder's office for record. The
recorder shall record deeds and mortgages in separate records. (d) Any instrument that is contaminated by blood or another
bodily fluid, or that appears to be contaminated by blood or
another bodily fluid, is not proper for recording. The recorder may
not record an instrument that is contaminated by blood or another
(b) The recorder shall establish a written procedure for the public to
obtain access to the original instrument in order to protect the
instrument from loss, alteration, mutilation, or destruction. The
recorder shall post the written procedure in the recorder's office.
(c) Providing an exact copy of an original instrument in the
possession of the recorder is sufficient to comply with the inspection
of public records provided under IC 5-14-3-3 if the original document
has not been archived.
bodily fluid or that appears to be contaminated by blood or
another bodily fluid.".
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to EHB 1054 as printed March 8, 2013.)