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86B.880 SECURITY INTERESTS.

Subdivision 1.Validity.

Unless excepted by section 86B.875, a security interest in a titled watercraft is not valid against creditors of the owner or subsequent transferees or secured parties of the watercraft unless perfected as provided in this chapter.

Subd. 2.Perfection.

A security interest is perfected by the delivery to the commissioner of the existing certificate of title, if any, or an application for a certificate of title, containing the name and address of the secured party, the date of the security agreement, and the required fee. A security interest is perfected as of the time of the delivery. The method provided in this chapter is exclusive.