§ 10-13-3 Citation to creditor to show
cause against debtor's oath.
The justice shall forthwith issue a citation to the creditor, if within this
state, or if the creditor does not live within this state, then to his or her
agent or attorney of record within this state, or if he or she has no agent or
attorney, then to the creditor without the state, to appear at the time and
place as the justice shall appoint, to show cause, if any he or she have, why
the person complaining as provided in § 10-13-1 should not be admitted to
take the poor debtor's oath.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 260, § 2; G.L. 1909, ch. 326, § 2; G.L. 1923, ch. 377, § 2; G.L. 1938, ch. 563, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 10-13-3; P.L. 1997, ch. 326, § 34.)