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.
(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sufficient to comply with the inspection of public records provided under IC 5-14-3-3 if the original document has not been archived.