2020 Georgia Code
Title 44 - Property
Chapter 2 - Recordation and Registration of Deeds and Other Instruments
Article 2 - Land Registration
Part 1 - In General
§ 44-2-46. Fraudulent Acts and Malpractice of Examiners; Penalty

Universal Citation: GA Code § 44-2-46 (2020)

Any examiner of title who knowingly and fraudulently makes any false report to the court as to any matter relating to any title which is sought to be registered under this article, as to any matter affecting the same, or as to any other matter referred to him under this article or who fraudulently conspires with any other person or persons to use this article in defrauding any other person or persons, firm, or corporation or who is guilty of any willful malpractice in his office shall be guilty of a felony and be punished by imprisonment for not less than one nor more than ten years.

(Ga. L. 1917, p. 108, § 85; Code 1933, § 60-9903.)

Cross references.

- Forgery and fraudulent practices generally, Ch. 9, T. 16.

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