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The DC Code: § 16-548 Attachment of judgments and money or property in hands of marshal.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)
a
An attachment may be levied upon debts due to the defendant upon a judgment or decree by a service similar to that prescribed by section 16-546 upon the debtor owing the debts.
b
An attachment may be levied upon money or property of the defendant in the hands of the marshal. It binds the money or property from the time of service, and is a legal excuse to the officer for not paying or delivering the same as he would otherwise be bound to do.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-548. 1973 Ed., § 16-548. DC CODE § 16-548 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 553, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)