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Legal Statutes: Florida

UPDATED July 16, 2017

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Chapter 55. Judgments

back to top55.507. Lien; when effective

A foreign judgment does not operate as a lien until 30 days after the mailing of notice by the clerk. When an action authorized in s. 55.509(1) is filed, it acts as an automatic stay of the effect of this section.
Laws 1984, c. 84-5, § 5.