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231 Pa. Code Rule 3127. Right of sheriff to break and enter.

Rule 3127. Right of sheriff to break and enter.

 The sheriff, after having levied upon or attached any personal property, may enter the place or building in which the goods are contained either peaceably or by breaking in by force, for the purpose of taking manual possession of or selling the property levied upon or attached. No bond shall be required of the plaintiff by the sheriff.

   Official Note

   Adopted March 30, 1960, effective November 1, 1960.

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