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§ 1307. Removal or detachment of improvement subject to claim

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 49 P.S. Mechanics' Liens

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 49 P.S. Mechanics' Liens
Chapter 6. Mechanics' Lien Law of 1963 (Refs & Annos)
Article III. Right to Lien (Refs & Annos)
49 P.S. § 1307
§ 1307. Removal or detachment of improvement subject to claim
(a) Removal prohibited; Effect.--No improvement subject to the lien of a claim filed in accordance with this act shall be removed or detached from the land except pursuant to title obtained at a judicial sale or by one owning the land and not named as a defendant. Any improvement otherwise removed shall remain liable to the claim filed, except in the hands of a purchaser for value.
(b) Restraint of removal by court.--The court may on petition restrain the removal of the improvement in accordance with the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure governing actions to prevent waste.

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1963 Aug. 24, P.L. 1175, No. 497, art. III, § 307.
COMMENT--JOINT STATE GOVERNMENT COMMISSION 1964 REPORT
Adapted from Section 27, Act of 1901, 49 P.S. 57. Subsection (b) supplies substantially the same procedures and remedies as those authorized by Section 27, supra. No change in the law is intended.
HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
Prior Laws:
1901, June 4, P.L. 431, § 27.
49 P.S. § 57.
49 P.S. § 1307, PA ST 49 P.S. § 1307
Current through 2018 Regular Session Act 164 (End)
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