HB1408 (2018) Detail

Relative to fraudulent documents purporting to create a lien or assert a claim against property.


HB 1408 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2605

10/04

 

HOUSE BILL 1408

 

AN ACT relative to fraudulent documents purporting to create a lien or assert a claim against property.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Brewster, Merr. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill removes filings with a register of deeds pursuant to an order to the general court from filings presumed fraudulent.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2605

10/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to fraudulent documents purporting to create a lien or assert a claim against property.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Register of Deeds; Fraudulent Filings.  Amend RSA 478:42, II to read as follows:

II.  For purposes of this section, a document or instrument that purports to create a lien on, assert a claim against, or assert an interest in, real or personal property, is presumed to be fraudulent if it:

(a)  Is not certified or ordered by a court or a judicial entity expressly created or established under the Constitution or the laws of this state or of the United States or by the general court; or

(b)  Is not a document or instrument provided for by the Constitution or the laws of this state or the United States.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1408 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 18, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1408 Revision: 1886 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 10:54 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Judiciary HJ 1 P. 9
Jan. 11, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/11/2018 01:45 PM LOB 208
Jan. 18, 2018 Executive Session: 01/18/2018 10:00 AM LOB 208
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 12-0; CC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/07/2018 (Vote 12-0; CC) HC 5 P. 10
Feb. 8, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 8