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Section 604 Decree; instruments of satisfaction Upon the request of any person interested, there may be recorded with the court any instrument acknow...

Surrogate's Court Procedure Act (SCP)

Decree; instruments of satisfaction

  Upon the request of any person interested, there may be recorded with the court any instrument acknowledging payment of moneys pursuant to a decree or order of the court. Every such instrument to be recorded shall be acknowledged and the record thereof, or a certified copy of such record, shall be presumptive evidence of the contents of such instrument and its due execution and of any payment of money or delivery of property therein acknowledged.

  The foregoing shall be in addition to such procedure for satisfaction and the recording thereof as may be provided by the CPLR.