2017 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 13 - Courts and Judicial Procedure
RS 13:4345 - Penalty for failure of sheriff to procure and read aloud certificates required by law

Universal Citation: LA Rev Stat § 13:4345 (2017)

§4345. Penalty for failure of sheriff to procure and read aloud certificates required by law

A sheriff who neglects to procure and read aloud the certificates required by law before a judicial sale under a writ of fieri facias or of seizure and sale shall be fined not less than two hundred and fifty dollars, nor more than five hundred dollars, and all costs of court. One half of this fine shall be paid to the complainant and the other half shall be retained by the state.

Amended by Acts 1960, No. 32, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 1961.

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