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CHAPTER 7-9

REGISTER OF DEEDS

7-9-1      Duty to keep records of instruments--Destruction of unneeded records.
7-9-1.1      Recording, filing, and indexing of records by microfilming or computerization.
7-9-2      Seal of office--Use on instruments.
7-9-3      Time of recording.
7-9-4      Special townsite deed record required.
7-9-5      Conveyances of platted land not accepted until plat recorded.
7-9-6      Tax payment certificate required for recording of plat--County auditor's, state highway, and centrally assessed railroad property plats excepted.
7-9-7      Names, addresses, and descriptions required in recorded instruments--Certificate of value.
7-9-7.1      Report of information in recorded instruments.
7-9-7.2      Certificate of value--Form.
7-9-7.3      State exempt from filing certificate of value.
7-9-7.4      Original signatures required for recording paper document--Financing statements--Exhibits.
7-9-8      Numerical indexes of instruments affecting real property--Form.
7-9-8.1      Endorsement of date, time, and identifying number--Entry in indexes.
7-9-9      Alphabetical indexes of instruments affecting real property.
7-9-10      Monthly report to tax officials of real estate transfers.
7-9-11      Numbering and alphabetical index of instruments relating to personal property.
7-9-12      Form of personal property index.
7-9-13      Continued use of previously authorized register index.
7-9-13.1      Release of old age assistance liens.
7-9-14      Replacement of unusable indexes--Completion of incomplete indexes--Admissibility in evidence.
7-9-15      Fees--Real estate documents to conform to format standards--Exception.
7-9-15.1      Immunity from personal liability for bad checks.
7-9-16      Reception record and fee book maintained by register--Entries in record.
7-9-17      Deposit of fees and other collections received--Charging on account--Record of accounts receivable.
7-9-18      Failure by register to collect, record, report or pay over fees as theft.
7-9-19      Refusal to record.
7-9-20      Court action for refusal to record.
7-9-21      Liability of register for refusal to record.
7-9-22      Suspicion of counterfeit recorded documents--Notice.
7-9-23      Repealed.
7-9-24      Electronic preservation of documents.
7-9-25      County register of deeds modernization and preservation relief fund.
7-9-26      Fees deposited into fund--Distribution.
7-9-27      Duty of the county governing body to fund register of deeds--Gifts, grants, contributions, and funds from other sources.
7-9-28      South Dakota association of county officials register of deeds modernization and preservation relief fund.
7-9-29      Fiscal year of fund--Computation of each county's share of deposits--Division of money in fund--Administrative fee.


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