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(a) No deed, contract, or other conveyance of land or any interest therein, whether legal or equitable, shall be accepted for record by the probate judge unless it contains a recitation of the marital status of an individual grantor or vendor; provided, that this section shall apply only to instruments executed subsequent to July 21, 1972.
(b) A probate judge shall not be liable in damages or for a penalty for an error or mistake in the performance of his duties under this section if committed in good faith.
(c) Any person who knowingly makes a false recitation, as provided in subsection (a) of this section, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Alabama Code Title 35. Property § 35-4-73 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/al/title-35-property/al-code-sect-35-4-73.html
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