2010 Mississippi Code
Chapter 7 - Landlord and Tenant.
89-7-117 - Property of strangers not liable.

§ 89-7-117. Property of strangers not liable.

Property, except agricultural products on which there is a lien for rent, found or being on any demised premises, not belonging to the tenant or to some person bound or liable for the rent of such premises, shall not be liable to be distrained for rent; but if the tenant or other person liable for the rent have a limited interest in the property, the same may be distrained, and the interest therein of the tenant or person liable for the rent may be sold. 

Sources: Codes, Hutchinson's 1848, ch. 56, art. 5 (10); 1857, ch. 41, art. 12; 1871, § 1631; 1880, § 1317; 1892, § 2529; 1906, § 2867; Hemingway's 1917, § 2365; 1930, § 2219; 1942, § 941.

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