Advisable to take post dated cheques for monthly payment as well as Principal payment and keep it with you. Yes, bond paper can be valid, but are you ready to fight a legal case, incase something goes wrong?? Otherwise, a hand recount must be done for the whole county. Around the country there were also recounts of races for state and local office. Most of them reflected simply the closeness of the official tally, but some also raised issues of election irregularities. Two poll workers were convicted of preselecting ballots for the recounts. New Jersey became the second state to enter the compact when Governor Jon S. Corzine signed the bill on January 13, 2008. The issue returned to prominence in 2004 when Florida announced another planned purge, again based on a list of felons. The state government initially attempted to keep the list secret.