507.29 AFFIDAVITS AS EVIDENCE.
Any affidavit relating to the identification, the marital status or relation, the relation as to
service in the armed forces of the United States, the death, or the time of death, of any person
who is a party to any instrument affecting the title to real estate, or an affidavit relating to the
identification of any corporation or other legal entity which is a party to any instrument affecting
the title to real estate, duly sworn to before any officer or person authorized to administer an
oath under the laws of this state, shall be recordable in the office of the county recorder where
such instrument is recorded.
Any such affidavit so recorded, or a certified copy thereof, is admissible as evidence in any
action involving the instrument to which it relates or the title to the real estate affected by such
instrument and is prima facie evidence of the facts stated therein.
History: (8221-1, 8221-2) 1931 c 209 s 1,2; 1949 c 276 s 1; 1965 c 773 s 1; 1976 c 181 s 2