- 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.
- 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
1981 Ed., § 16-548.
1973 Ed., § 16-548.
DC CODE § 16-548
Current through December 11, 2012
(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 553, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)