Section 40-10-51

Duties generally.

The Land Commissioner shall have supervision and control of all real estate bought in by the state at tax sales, shall rent, lease or operate the same and make conveyances thereof when authorized by law and shall perform any and all duties with reference to such real estate as may be required by law or directed by the Governor.

(Acts 1935, No. 194, p. 256; Code 1940, T. 51, §279.)