Transactional Legislative Information

Updated May 19, 2017

Overview

This page provides tracking charts for current legislation of interest to commercial lenders and their legal counsel.  The tracking charts are grouped by topic.

Article 9 & Lien Legislation

This chart includes bills that affect UCC Article 9, tax liens or other statutory lien laws.  LINK

Other UCC & Uniform Laws Legislation

This chart includes bills that affect other UCC Articles (1-8) and other uniform laws.  LINK

Uniform Voidable Transactions Act/Fraudulent Transfer Legislation

This chart tracks the status of the 2014 revisions to the Uniform Fraudulent Transactions Act, now know as the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act (“UVTA”) and other legislation related to fraudulent transfers.  LINK

Business Organization Legislation

This chart tracks significant changes to laws covering business entity formation, compliance and related matters.  LINK

Real Estate Recording Legislation

This chart tracks a variety of real-estate-related legislation, including the Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act, other electronic recording acts, release/satisfaction requirements and other legislation that could impact the real estate recording process.   LINK

Notary Legislation

The following chart includes legislation such as the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts and other measures that will affect notaries in the context of commercial transactions.  LINK

Fraudulent Filing/Recording Legislation

This chart tracks the status of legislation intended to prevent fraudulent UCC filing, the recording of fraudulent real estate instruments and similar activities.  LINK