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The 2022 Florida Statutes (including 2022 Special Session A and 2023 Special Session B)

Title VI
Chapter 56
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F.S. 56.051
56.051 Executions; collection when against principal and sureties.Where there are executions against principals and sureties, or an execution against a principal and surety or sureties, it shall be the duty of the sheriff or other officer to make the money out of the property of the principal, unless the principal be insolvent or has no property, in which case the execution may proceed against the property of the sureties.
History.s. 7, Mar. 15, 1844; RS 1189; GS 1617; RGS 2821; CGL 4508; s. 11, ch. 67-254; s. 299, ch. 95-147.
Note.Former s. 55.19.