Title 37
Public Property and Works

Chapter 12
Contractors’ Bonds

R.I. Gen. Laws § 37-12-9

§ 37-12-9. Payment into court by surety — Discharge.

The surety on the bond may pay into the registry of the court, for distribution among those who may be or become entitled thereto under the decree of the court, the penal sum named in the bond less any amount which the surety may have paid to the state in satisfaction of the liability of the surety to the state under the bond, and then shall be entitled to be discharged from all further liability under the bond.

History of Section.
P.L. 1934, ch. 2105, § 8; G.L. 1938, ch. 79, § 8; G.L. 1956, § 37-12-9.