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      CC 811     


Art. 811. Partition by licitation or by private sale

            When the thing held in indivision is not susceptible to partition in kind, the court shall decree a partition by licitation or by private sale and the proceeds shall be distributed to the co-owners in proportion to their shares. In the event that one or more of the co-owners are absentees or have not consented to a partition by private sale, the court may set the terms of the sale and order a partition by private sale.

            Acts 1990, No. 990, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 1991; Acts 2020, No. 281, §1, eff. June 11, 2020.

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