writ of execution

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writ of execution,

n a mandatory precept in writing to implement the judgment or decree of a court.
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Similar writs of execution directing the Bureau of Customs and the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza), to obey the Fenix decision were issued," Vicente said.
Furthermore, the new law establishes priority among creditors statewide based upon the date of lien filing, similar to the priority system established by the Uniform Commercial Code, rather than requiring a race from county to county in search of leviable personal property, withdrawing and refiling writs of execution, and risking loss of priority in the process.
It has long been the law in Florida that money judgments become liens on personal property in a county when writs of execution are docketed on the sheriff's levy docket.