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The DC Code: § 42-1017 Writing needed to execute power.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

No power can be executed except by some instrument in writing, which would be sufficient in law to pass the estate or interest intended to pass under the power if the person executing the power were the actual owner.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-117. 1973 Ed., § 45-1017. DC CODE § 42-1017 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1354, ch. 854, § 1053.)