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The DC Code: § 16-3703 Affidavit; contents.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)

At the time of filing a complaint in replevin, the plaintiff, his agent, or attorney shall file an affidavit stating that --

according to affiant's information and belief, the plaintiff is entitled to recover possession of chattels proposed to be replevied, being the same described in the complaint;
the defendant has seized and detained or detains the chattels; and
the chattels were not subject to the seizure or detention and were not taken upon a writ of replevin between the parties.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-3703. 1973 Ed., § 16-3703. DC CODE § 16-3703 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 604, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)