176. The assessor shall make any alteration contemplated in section 174 or 174.2 by means of a certificate signed by him. If the assessor is a partnership or legal person, its representative designated under section 21 shall sign the certificate.
The signature may be printed, lithographed or engraved on the certificate.
If several addresses must be altered as a result of the constitution of a new local municipality, a regrouping or annexation, changes in the street name or number resulting from a territorial reorganization, or the replacement of a rural postal code by several urban postal codes, the assessor may file a global certificate for all of the alterations.
1979, c. 72, s. 176; 1991, c. 32, s. 84; 1999, c. 40, s. 133; 2004, c. 20, s. 154; 2005, c. 50, s. 66.