this is an outdated text: switch to the updated & improved dc code website
home, about

The DC Code: § 16-555 Condemnation and sale of property; proceeds of sale under interlocutory order.

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

Where the attachment has been levied upon specific property, on the return by the marshal, judgment of condemnation of the property may be entered, and as much thereof as may be necessary to satisfy the plaintiff's judgment may be sold under a fieri facias. If the property was sold under interlocutory order of the court, the proceeds, or so much thereof as may be necessary, shall be applied to the plaintiff's claim by order of the court.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-555. 1973 Ed., § 16-555. DC CODE § 16-555 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 554, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)