Courts and Civil Procedure – Procedure in Particular Actions


SECTION 10-5-17.1

§ 10-5-17.1. Discharge of sheriff 's bond for want of action.

The prejudgment lien against the real estate described in a sheriff 's bond, created by the recording of the sheriff 's bond with the land evidence records of any city or town shall be discharged and dissolved and no longer a lien upon the real estate described in the lien if no action has been taken to enforce the bond for a period of ten (10) years from the date of the recording.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1986, ch. 377, § 1.)