AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE CLARIFICATION OF THE FEES OF REGISTERS OF DEEDS.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Section 38 of chapter 262 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 1984
Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out the first paragraph and
inserting in place thereof the following paragraph:-
The fees of registers of deeds, except as otherwise provided, to be paid
when the instrument is left for recording, filing or deposit shall be as
follows: For entering and recording any paper, certifying the same on the
original, and indexing it and for all other duties pertaining thereto, ten
dollars for the first four pages. The fee for recording a deed or
conveyance shall be twenty-five dollars for the first four pages. The fee
for recording a mortgage shall be twenty dollars for the first four pages.
If the deed, conveyance, mortgage or other paper contains more than four
pages, the rate shall be one dollar for each page after the first four pages.