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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_43 > GS_43-26

Article5.

Adverse Claims andCorrections after Registration.

§ 43‑26.  Limitations.

No decree of registrationheretofore entered, and no certificate of title heretofore issued pursuantthereto, shall be adjudged invalid, revoked, or set aside, unless the action orproceeding in which the validity of such decree of registration or certificateof title issued pursuant thereto is attacked or called in question be commencedor the defense alleging the invalidity thereof be interposed within 12 monthsfrom March 10, 1919.

No decree of registrationhereafter entered and no certificate of title hereafter issued pursuant theretoshall be adjudged invalid or revoked or set aside, unless the action orproceeding in which the validity of such decree or of the certificate of titleissued pursuant thereto is attacked or called in question be commenced or thedefense  alleging the invalidity thereof be interposed within 12 months fromthe date of such decree.

No action or proceeding forthe recovery of any right, title, interest, or estate in registered landadverse to the title established and adjudicated by any decree of registrationheretofore entered shall be maintained unless such action or proceeding becommenced within 12 months from the date last mentioned; and no action orproceeding for the recovery of any right, title, interest, estate in registeredland, adverse to the right established by any decree of registration hereaftershall be maintained unless such action or proceeding be commenced within 12months from the date of such decree.

No action or proceeding forthe enforcement or foreclosure of any lien upon or charge against registeredland which existed at the date  when any decree of registration was heretoforeentered, and which was not recognized or established by such decree, shall bemaintained, unless such action or proceeding be commenced within 12 months fromthe date above mentioned; and no action or proceeding for the enforcement orforeclosure of any lien upon or charge against registered land in existence atthe date of any decree of registration hereafter entered, and which is notrecognized and established by such decree, shall be maintained, unless suchaction or proceeding be commenced within 12 months from the date of suchdecree. (1919, c. 236, s. 1; C.S., s. 2400.)