2022 Georgia Code
Title 44 - Property
Chapter 7 - Landlord and Tenant
Article 5 - Croppers
§ 44-7-100. Nature of Relationship Between Owner and Cropper

Universal Citation: GA Code § 44-7-100 (2022)

Where a person is employed to work for part of the crop, the relationship of landlord and tenant does not arise. The title to the crop, subject to the interest of the cropper therein, and the possession of the land remain in the owner of the land.

History. Civil Code 1895, § 3131; Civil Code 1910, § 3707; Code 1933, § 61-501.

History of Code section.

This Code section is derived from the decision in Appling v. Odom, 46 Ga. 583 (1872).

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