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Uniform Commerical Code

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Article 9 Links

The following are links to web sites providing specific information regarding Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.  These additional links are being provided to the public to enhance their awareness and understanding of Article 9.

International Association of Commercial Administrators
(Site provides information on the professional association for government administrators of business entity and secured transaction record systems at the state, provincial, and national level)

Uniform Law Commissioners
(Site provides the history of adoption of revisions to Article 9)