Who determines the types of collateral included on a financing statement?

This decision is left to the filer. Failure to list collateral or filing in the wrong office is not a reason to reject the financing statement. Mortgages, fixtures, minerals, and timber to be cut are filed with the county Register of Deeds. All other types of collateral, including filings for transmitting utilities, should be filed with the UCC Office.
 

 

 

 

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