Section 12-13-47

Execution of contract for rebinding of books by probate judge; surrender of custody of books for rebinding.

If the county commission deems it advisable to rebind any of the books of the county, it shall be lawful for the probate judge to contract with a book bindery for the rebinding of such book, taking due precaution for the safety of the book and its due and proper return. For this purpose, the probate judge may surrender custody of a book for a period of not longer than 30 days.

(Code 1923, §9585; Code 1940, T. 13, §291.)