this is an outdated text: switch to the updated & improved dc code website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

The DC Code: § 42-1604 Joint tenant or tenant in common against cotenant.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

Any joint tenant or tenant in common may maintain an action for waste committed by his cotenant, or in a suit for a partition, or a sale for purpose of partition may have said waste charged against the share of the cotenant committing the same.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-1204. 1973 Ed., § 45-1304. DC CODE § 42-1604 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1433, ch. 854, § 1622.)