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The DC Code: § 42-509 Reversions.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

A reversion is the residue of an estate left in the grantor who has conveyed, or in the heirs of the devisor who has devised a particular estate less than his own, and which residue returns to his or their possession on the expiration of the particular estate.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-209. 1973 Ed., § 45-809. DC CODE § 42-509 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1351, ch. 854, § 1019.)