(1) The Uniform Unclaimed Property Act provides that property presumed abandoned under the act shall be delivered to and taken into custody by the Department of Revenue. The department shall protect the unknown owners by returning property delivered to the department under the act upon the filing of a verified claim by the owner which is approved by the department.
History: 70-9-828, MCA; IMP, 70-9-805, 70-9-815, MCA; Eff. 12/31/72; AMD, Eff. 7/5/75; AMD, 1992 MAR p. 2570, Eff. 11/26/92; AMD, 1998 MAR p. 2511, Eff. 9/11/98; AMD 2012 MAR p. 1000, Eff. 5/11/12.