TITLE 34
Property

CHAPTER 34-28
Mechanics' Liens

SECTION 34-28-28


§ 34-28-28 Damages on withholding direct payment or consent thereto.

No person in the line of privity referred to in § 34-28-27 shall unreasonably withhold his or her written consent to a direct payment, nor shall any owner or lessee or tenant or other person referred to in § 34-28-27 unreasonably withhold a direct payment, and, if the person or owner or lessee or tenant or other person shall unreasonably withhold consent therefor or payment thereof, he or she shall be liable for any damages as may accrue as the natural and probable consequences thereof.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1965, ch. 235, § 1.)