Article 228. The acquisition of ownership of the find.

1. If, within six months from the date of the application for the finding to the police or local government (paragraph 2 of Article 227), the person authorized to receive the found thing is not established or does not claim its right to the person who found it or the police or to the local government that has found the thing acquires the ownership of it. 2. If the finder of a thing refuses to acquire the found thing in the property, it goes into municipal ownership.

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References to other articles of chapter 14. Acquisition of title:
Article 218. Grounds for the acquisition of property rights.
Article 219. The emergence of ownership of the newly created real estate.
Article 220. Recycling.
Article 221. Appeal to the property of the public to collect things.
Article 222. Unauthorized construction.
Article 223. The moment of occurrence of the right of ownership of the acquirer under the contract.
Article 224. Transfer of things.
Article 225. Ownerless Things
Article 226. Movable things that the owner refused.
Article 227. Find.
Article 229. Reimbursement of expenses related to the discovery and reward to the finder of the thing.
Article 230. Stray animals.
Article 231. Acquisition of ownership rights to stray animals.
Article 232. Reimbursement of expenses for the maintenance of neglected animals and remuneration for them.
Article 233. Treasure.
Article 234. Acquisition of prescription.