PROCEEDINGS IN CIVIL ACTIONS IN COURTS OF RECORD
LIMITATION OF ACTIONS
5-211. Possession of tenant — Presumptions. When the relation of landlord and tenant has existed between any persons, the possession of the tenant is deemed the possession of the landlord until the expiration of twenty (20) years from the termination of the tenancy, or, where there has been no written lease, until the expiration of twenty (20) years from the time of the last payment of rent, notwithstanding that such tenant may have acquired another title, or may have claimed to hold adversely to his landlord. But such presumptions cannot be made after the periods herein limited.
[(5-211) C.C.P. 1881, sec. 151; R.S., R.C., & C.L., sec. 4044; C.S., sec. 6604; I.C.A., sec. 5-211; am. 2006, ch. 158, sec. 6, p. 475.]