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§ 1-102. Verification of writings

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEstates and Trusts

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Estates and Trusts (Refs & Annos)
Title 1. Estates of Decedents--General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Definitions and Use of Terms; Purposes of Titles 1-12 (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Estates and Trusts, § 1-102
§ 1-102. Verification of writings
In general
(a) When a writing is required to be verified by this article, verification is sufficient if the writing is signed by the person required to make the verification, and if it contains the representation contained in subsection (b) of this section.
Form of verification
(b) The form of verification is:
I do solemnly declare and affirm under the penalties of perjury that the contents of the foregoing document are true and correct to the best of my knowledge, information, and belief.
Recitations of fact
(c) Every inventory, account, and other document containing recitations of fact must be verified.


Added by Acts 1974, c. 11, § 2, eff. July 1, 1974.
Formerly Art. 93, § 1-102.
MD Code, Estates and Trusts, § 1-102, MD EST & TRST § 1-102
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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