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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_1 > GS_1-228

§1‑228.  Regarded as a deed and registered.

Every judgment, in which thetransfer of title is so declared, shall be regarded as a deed of conveyance,executed in due form and by capable persons, notwithstanding the want ofcapacity in any person ordered to convey, and shall be registered in the propercounty, under the rules and regulations prescribed for conveyances of  similarproperty executed by the party. The party desiring registration of suchjudgment must produce to the register a copy thereof, certified by the clerk ofthe court in which it is enrolled, under the seal of the court, and theregister shall record both the judgment and certificate. All laws which arepassed for extending the time for registration of deeds include such judgments,provided the conveyance, if actually executed, would be so included. (1850,c. 107, ss. 2, 4; R.C., c. 32, ss. 25, 27; 1874‑5, c. 17, ss. 2, 4; Code,ss. 427, 429; Rev., ss. 567, 568; C.S., s. 608.)