Courts and Civil Procedure – Procedure in Particular Actions

Imprisonment on Civil Process

SECTION 10-10-14

§ 10-10-14. Board payments as costs.

The amount thus paid by the creditor, for the board of the prisoner so imprisoned at his or her suit, shall be added to and form a part of the costs of commitment and detention; and as such costs, shall be paid by the prisoner in the then existing or any future proceedings which may be lawfully instituted against him or her for the recovery of the debt and costs of the suit against him or her.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 259, § 3; G.L. 1909, ch. 325, § 3; G.L. 1923, ch. 376, § 3; G.L. 1938, ch. 562, § 3; G.L. 1956, § 10-10-14.)