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     7-19-4.   Resolution for compromise of mortgage indebtedness. The compromise authorized by § 7-19-3 shall be by resolution duly made and entered of record, setting forth the description of the land secured by said mortgage, the amount due thereon for principal, interest, and taxes, and the sum for which said mortgaged indebtedness is being compromised, which said resolution shall be passed by a unanimous affirmative vote of said board of county commissioners.

Source: SL 1935, ch 81, § 2; SDC 1939, § 12.1916.


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