Code Section

Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 3. OBLIGATIONS [1427 - 3273]

  ( Heading of Division 3 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 14. )
  

PART 4. OBLIGATIONS ARISING FROM PARTICULAR TRANSACTIONS [1738 - 3273]

  ( Part 4 enacted 1872. )
  

TITLE 6. SERVICE [2019 - 2082]

  ( Title 6 enacted 1872. )
  

CHAPTER 4. Lost and Unclaimed Property [2080 - 2082]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 656. )
  

ARTICLE 2. Unclaimed Property [2081 - 2081.6]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 656. )

  
2081.  

When any goods, merchandise, or other property has been received by any railroad or express company, other common carrier, commission merchant, innkeeper, or warehouseman, for transportation or safekeeping, and is not delivered to the owner, consignee, or other authorized person, the carrier, commission merchant, innkeeper, or warehouseman may hold or store the property with some responsible person until the freight and all just and reasonable charges are paid.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 656.)