Article I - (101 - 107) OFFICE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES
101 - Definitions.
In September 2011, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed New York’s electronic recording law, which permits electronic recording of instruments affecting real property by recording officers in New York State (Chapter 549 of the Laws of 2011). Starting September 23, 2012, the law’s effective date, recording officers may receive and record digitized paper documents and electronic records affecting real property, such as deeds, mortgages, notes and accompanying documents.
Statement of Legislative Intent
L.2002, c. 314, § 1, provides: