40 U.S. Code § 8736 - Execution of deeds

The Mayor of the District of Columbia may execute deeds of conveyance for real estate sold under this subchapter. The deeds shall contain a full description of the land sold as required by law.


(Pub. L. 107–217, Aug. 21, 2002, 116 Stat. 1227.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised Section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
8736 40:72e. Aug. 5, 1939, ch. 449, § 3, 53 Stat. 1211.

The word “proper” is omitted as unnecessary. The words “as required by” are substituted for “either by metes and bounds, or otherwise according to” to eliminate unnecessary words.

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