HB 1231-1_ Filed 02/15/2007, 09:47
Your Committee on Government and Regulatory Reform , to which was referred
House Bill 1231 , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the
same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:
SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (07)AM123101.1. -->
Page 1, delete lines 1 through 17, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 32-21-2-3; (07)AM123101.1. -->
"SECTION 1. IC 32-21-2-3 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 3. (a)
conveyance, a mortgage, or an instrument of writing to be recorded, it
(1) acknowledged by the grantor; or
(2) proved before a:
(B) clerk of a court of record;
(C) county auditor;
(D) county recorder;
(E) notary public;
(F) mayor of a city in Indiana or any other state;
(G) commissioner appointed in a state other than Indiana by
the governor of Indiana;
(H) minister, charge d'affaires, or consul of the United States
in any foreign country;
(I) clerk of the city county council for a consolidated city, city
clerk for a second class city, or clerk-treasurer for a third class
(J) clerk-treasurer for a town; or
(K) person authorized under IC 2-3-4-1.
(b) In addition to the requirements under subsection (a), a
conveyance may not be recorded after June 30, 2007, unless a
statement is attached to the conveyance that lists the street address
(excluding a post office box address) of the person to whom the
property is conveyed.
SOURCE: IC 32-21-2-11; (07)AM123101.2. -->
SECTION 2. IC 32-21-2-11 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 11. (a) This section
applies to a conveyance or other instrument entitled by law to be
(b) The recorder of the county in which the land included in a
conveyance or other instrument is situated shall record the deed or
other instrument together with:
(1) the requisite certificate of acknowledgment or proof endorsed
on the deed or other instrument or annexed to the deed or other
(2) in the case of a conveyance recorded after June 30, 2007,
the statement required by section 3(b) of this chapter.
(c) Unless a certificate of acknowledgment is recorded with a deed,
the record of the conveyance or other instrument or a transcript may not
be read or received in evidence.".
Delete page 2.
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Page 3, delete lines 1 though 32.
Page 3, line 37, after "premises" insert " :
Page 3, line 38, after "person;" insert " or
(B) being purchased by the person under a contract and
leased to another person;
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to HB 1231 as introduced.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass.
AM123101/DI 87 2007