Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Additional Government Code Provisions
Provisions Relating to Recording of Documents
Chapter 6. Recorder
Article 3. Documents to Be Recorded*
(b) Any instrument or document submitted for recordation which effectuates a change in ownership may be accompanied by a change in ownership statement as provided for in Section 480 of the Revenue and Taxation Code. Upon receipt of such change in ownership statement, the recorder shall transmit, as soon as possible, the original statement or true copy thereof to the county assessor along with the recorded document as required by Section 255.7 of the Revenue and Taxation Code. The change in ownership statement shall not be recorded nor open and available to public inspection and shall at all times remain confidential, except as provided in Section 408 of the Revenue and Taxation Code.
History.—Added by Stats. 1947, Ch. 424, p. 1159. Stats. 1979, Ch. 242, in effect July 10, 1979, added "a" before first sentence, and added subdivision (b).
* Article 3 was added by Stats. 1947, Ch. 424, in effect September 19, 1947.