Section 11-42-131

Continuation of civil actions against municipality annexed.

All civil actions pending against the city or town annexed shall, on notice, be made a civil action against the city or town annexing the other city or town, and the right to prosecute to final judgment such civil action or actions against the annexing city or town shall exist the same as if the right of action originally existed against the annexing city or town.

(Code 1907, §1144; Code 1923, §1839; Code 1940, T. 37, §206.)