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The DC Code: § 47-1432 Presumptions and burden of proof.

Index47 Taxation, Licensing, Permits, Assessments, and Fees. (Refs & Annos)

For the purpose of proper administration of this subchapter and to prevent evasion of the recordation requirements, the Mayor shall presume that all transfers, as described in § 47-1431, are required to be recorded. The burden shall be upon the person required to record to prove that a deed or any other document is exempt from the recordation requirement.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 47-1432. 1973 Ed., § 47-3314. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-91, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 47-1401. DC CODE § 47-1432 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(July 13, 1978, D.C. Law 2-91, § 302, 24 DCR 9765; enacted, Apr. 9, 1997, D.C. Law 11-254, § 2, 44 DCR 1575.)