Arkansas Reports; Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Arkansas Volume 43

Arkansas Reports; Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Arkansas Volume 43

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ... was passed repealing the section of the act of 1871, being Sec. 5208 of Gantt's Digest, which required a deed to be made by the Clerk, and providing that after the two years allowed to redeem, " the Clerk "shall make out a. certificate of sale to the State for all lands "purchased by the State as shown by the records of such "tax sale in his office, which have not been redeemcd, and " shall state therein the amount of the taxes, penalty and "costs thereon; and cause the same to be recorded in the " Recorder's oflice of the County; and thereupon the title "to all lands embraced in such certificate shall vest in the "State; and the Clerk shall immediately transmit such "certificate to the Commissioner of State Lands, and "thereupon the said lands shall be subject to disposal as "other forfeited lands." It is plain that the Legislature meant to substitute the certificate Q/'purc/ms-e by the State, and its record, in place Of the former more formal deed, and to make it the essential and substantial act for the passage of title into the State. The certificate to be sent to the Commissioner was only to advise him, and to make the lands, already passed to the State, subject to disposal as other land, . The Clerk in this case, is not shown to have made any formal certificate to the State, but made andicaused to be recorded a list of lands, embracing the tract in question, and showing in separate columns, the Section, Township; Range, acres, year of the taxes, valuation, different kind of tax with thir respective amounts, the total tax, the penalty, costs, and aggregate of the whole. The caption of the list was as follows: " List of lands forfeited more

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  • Paperback | 182 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 336g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236986709
  • 9781236986702