76-236. Acknowledgment or certificate of genuineness; duty to record; failure; effect.

The certificate of the proof or acknowledgment of every deed, and the certificate of the genuineness of the signature of any officer, in the cases where such last-mentioned certificate is required, shall be recorded together with the deed so proved or acknowledged; and unless the certificates be so recorded, neither the record of such deed nor the transcript thereof shall be read or received in evidence.

Source:R.S.1866, c. 43, § 14, p. 283; R.S.1913, § 6211; C.S.1922, § 5610; C.S.1929, § 76-216; R.S.1943, § 76-236.

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