Maine Revised Statutes

§105. Verification of documents

1. Oath not required.  Unless required by some other law, no document required or permitted to be filed under any provision of this Act need be under oath or acknowledged.
[ 1977, c. 525, §13 (NEW) .]
2. Signature is verification.  The signature of any person on a document required or permitted to be filed under any provisions of this Act constitutes that person's representation that:
A. He has read and understood the meaning and purport of the statements contained in the document; [1977, c. 525, §13 (NEW).]
B. Such statements are true, either by personal knowledge or according to his information and belief; and [1977, c. 525, §13 (NEW).]
C. If he signed in a representative capacity or as a corporate officer, that he had the authority so to sign. If any of the above representations is false, the person who signed the document shall be liable as specified in section 1303. [1977, c. 525, §13 (NEW).]
[ 1977, c. 525, §13 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1977, c. 525, §13 (NEW).