☰ Revisor of Missouri


Chapter 513

< > Effective - 28 Aug 1939 bottom

  513.395.  Opinion of court in writing to be filed — effect thereof — costs, how adjudged. — In case it be found by said court or judge thereof, on an examination of the parties to the writ of fieri facias, or either of them, or of the written evidence of the parties, or either of them, taken by the referee aforesaid, that said debtor has and owns property, real, personal or mixed, which ought to be applied to the payment, in whole or in part, of said judgment, or other judgment against the party defendant, being a prior lien thereon, said court or judge thereof shall deliver an opinion in writing so stating, and the costs of the proceedings shall be adjudged accordingly against the defendant; but in case the opinion of the court, or judge thereof, be that such debtor has no such property so applicable, then the costs shall be adjudged against the plaintiff, and all costs accruing in the case due to clerks, sheriffs or other officers shall be the same as are allowed by law for similar services in suits at law.  The opinion of the court, or the judge thereof, shall be filed in the clerk's office of such court, and shall have no other or different effect in law, as to title, than as provided herein.


(RSMo 1939 § 1394)

Prior revisions: 1929 § 1230; 1919 § 1682; 1909 § 2251

---- end of effective  28 Aug 1939 ----

use this link to bookmark section  513.395

Effective dates prior to 1940 may not be the actual effective date. See FAQ 'When do laws become effective?'

Click here for the Reorganization Act of 1974 - or - Concurrent Resolutions Having Force & Effect of Law
In accordance with Section 3.090, the language of statutory sections enacted during a legislative session are updated and available on this website on the effective date of such enacted statutory section. Revisor Home    

Other Information
 Recent Sections Editorials May Be Cited As Tables & Forms Multiple Enact
Repeal & Transfer Definitions End Report

Site changes Pictures Contact

Other Links
Legislative Research Oversight MOLIS
Library MO WebMasters
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
Missouri House