A title insurer shall not issue a policy of title insurance or guaranteed certificate of title or other guaranty of title covering any property located within Idaho unless countersigned by a person, partnership, corporation or agency owning and maintaining a complete set of tract indexes or abstract records of the county in which such property is located; excepting, that any title insurer may issue such policies, guaranties or certificates directly and without such countersignature covering property in any county where it owns and maintains such indexes and records, or where no such indexes and records are owned and maintained.
Terms Used In Idaho Code 41-2702
- Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
- Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
- person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person;
Idaho Code 73-114
Property: includes both real and personal property. See Idaho Code 73-114