2012 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 27 - Property and Conveyances
Section 27-11-10 - State not precluded as to escheated lands by grants and the like.

SC Code § 27-11-10 (2012) What's This?

The State shall not be precluded by possession, grant, conveyance or any other cause or title from making inquest and sale of all such lands as have heretofore escheated to the State by the death of the person last seized thereof, any law, custom or usage to the contrary notwithstanding. But no lands claimed under grant or under an actual possession for five years prior to July 4, 1776 shall be affected by this section.

HISTORY: 1962 Code Section 57-51; 1952 Code Section 57-51; 1942 Code Section 8853; 1932 Code Section 8853; Civ. C. '22 Section 5616; Civ. C. '12 Section 4089; Civ. C. '02 Section 2988; G. S. 2309; R. S. 2447; 1787 (5) 48.

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