Chapter 55 - Oil And Gas

Article 2 Leases And Liens

55-218 Same; expunging certain purported assignments from records

any court of competent jurisdiction shall adjudge that any oil and gas lease executed prior to January 1, 1925, is void and there are of record in the office of the register of deeds of the county where the land so purportedly leased is located, assignments of such oil and gas lease or any interest in such lease, then the court may, in a proper action brought for that purpose, order and require said register of deeds to expunge from the records in his or her office all purported assignments of such void oil and gas lease.

History: L. 1951, ch. 330, 3; June 30.