Current through the 2023 Legislative Session
Section 34-2-137 - Form of special warranty deed; effect(a) Every deed in substance in the form prescribed in W.S. 34-2-136, when otherwise duly executed, shall have the effect of:(i) A conveyance in fee simple to the grantee, the grantee's heirs, and assigns, of the property named in the special warranty deed, together with all the appurtenances, rights and privileges belonging to the property; and(ii) A covenant from the grantor that: (A) The granted property is free from all encumbrances made by that grantor; and(B) The grantor will forever warrant and defend the title of the property in the grantee, the grantee's heirs and assigns against any lawful claim and demand of the grantor and any person claiming or to claim by, through, or under the grantor, but against none other.(b) Any exceptions to a covenant described in paragraph (a)(ii) of this section, may be inserted in the deed following the description of the land.Added by Laws 2015 , ch. 106, § 1, eff. 7/1/2015.