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Art. 508.  Things principal and accessory

Things are divided into principal and accessory.  For purposes of accession as between movables, an accessory is a corporeal movable that serves the use, ornament, or complement of the principal thing.

In the case of a principal thing consisting of a movable construction permanently attached to the ground, its accessories include things that would constitute its component parts under Article 466 if the construction were immovable.

Acts 1979, No. 180, §1; Acts 2008, No. 632, §1, eff. July 1, 2008.

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