2017 Mississippi Code
Title 89 - Real and Personal Property
Chapter 7 - Landlord and Tenant
§ 89-7-93. Form of replevin-bond

Universal Citation: MS Code § 89-7-93 (2017)

The tenant's replevin-bond, or that of a claimant, may be in the following form, viz.:

    • "We, ____, principal, and ____ and ____, sureties, bind ourselves to pay

      ____ the sum of ____ dollars [double the value of the goods and chattels, if

      that be less than the rent claimed], unless the said ____ shall prosecute his

      suit against the said ____ for certain goods and chattels, to wit: Eight bales

      of cotton [or whatever is distrained], distrained for rent [or supplies, or

      both, as the case may be] by virtue of an attachment in favor of ____ against

      ____, issued by ____, a justice of the peace of ____ County, and now here

      restored to the said ____, and shall perform the judgment of the court in such

      suit in case he shall fail therein.

      "Witness our hands, the ____ day of ____, A.D. ____.

      "____,

      "____,

      "____."

      "I approve the foregoing bond, this ____ day of ____, A.D. ____.

      "____"

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