• Current through October 23, 2012

Any mechanic or artisan who shall make, alter, or repair any article of personal property at the request of the owner shall have a lien thereon for his just and reasonable charges for his work done and materials furnished, and may retain the same in his possession until said charges are paid; but if possession is parted with by his consent such lien shall cease.

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1388, ch. 854, § 1260.)


Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 38-124.

1973 Ed., § 38-124.