Courts and Civil Procedure – Procedure in Particular Actions


SECTION 10-5-7

§ 10-5-7. Classes of property named in writ.

Whenever a writ of attachment can be issued by any court, it may command the attachment of the goods and chattels of the defendant and his or her real estate and his or her personal estate in the hands or possession of any person, copartnership or corporation, as his or her trustee, except as provided in § 6A-7-602, and his or her stock or shares in any banking association or other incorporated company, and may be varied so as to command the attachment of one or more of the classes of property of the defendant.

History of Section.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 514; G.L. 1909, ch. 299, § 18; G.L. 1923, ch. 349, § 18; G.L. 1938, ch. 548, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 10-5-7; P.L. 1960, ch. 147, § 3.)