Section 11-48-15

Assessment against lands purchased by state at sale for nonpayment of taxes of costs of street improvements and sewers authorized; effect of redemption or sale of said lands.

Any and every city or town shall have the power to assess for the cost of street improvements and sewers any lot or lots, parcel or parcels of land purchased by the State of Alabama at any sale for the nonpayment of taxes, and where any such assessment is made against such lot or lots, parcel or parcels of land, a subsequent redemption thereof by any person authorized to redeem or sale thereof by the state shall not operate to discharge or in any manner affect the lien of such city or town for such assessment, but any redemptioner or purchaser at any sale by the state of any lot or lots, parcel or parcels of land upon which an assessment has been levied whether prior to or subsequent to a sale to the state for the nonpayment of taxes shall take the same subject to such assessment.

(Acts 1953, No. 856, p. 1146.)