Code of the District of Columbia

§ 42–403. Defective grants recorded on or after April 27, 1994.

Any instrument recorded in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds on or after April 27, 1994, shall be effective notwithstanding the existence of 1 or more of the failures in the formal requisites listed in § 42-404, unless the failure is challenged in a judicial proceeding commenced within 6 months after the instrument is recorded.


(Mar. 3, 1901, ch. 854, § 499b; as added Apr. 27, 1994, D.C. Law 10-110, § 2(f), 41 DCR 1023.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 45-801.2.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 42-404.