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§ 910-7. Title examination required

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 40 P.S. Insurance

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 40 P.S. Insurance (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 2. Insurance Companies (Refs & Annos)
Article VII. Title Insurance Companies (Refs & Annos)
40 P.S. § 910-7
§ 910-7. Title examination required
No policy of title insurance, excluding reinsurance, shall be written unless and until the title insurance company, either through its own employes, agents or approved attorneys, has conducted a reasonable examination of the record title or has caused a reasonable examination of title to be conducted. The abstract of title or the report of the examination thereof shall be in writing and shall be kept on file by the title insurance company or its agent or approved attorney for a period of not less than twenty years after the policy of title insurance has been issued. In lieu of retaining the original copy, the title insurance company or the agent of the title insurance company or the approved attorney of the title insurance company, may, in the regular course of business, establish a system whereby all or part of these writings are recorded, copied or reproduced by any photographic, photostatic, microfilm, micro-card, miniature photographic or other process which accurately reproduces or forms a durable medium for reproducing the original.


1921, May 17, P.L. 682, art. VII, § 707, added 1963, Aug. 14, P.L. 922, § 3.
40 P.S. § 910-7, PA ST 40 P.S. § 910-7
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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