TITLE 34
Property

CHAPTER 34-19
Forcible Entry and Detainer

SECTION 34-19-2


§ 34-19-2 Issuance of summons to defendant.

The court shall also make out a summons to the party complained against in the form following:

THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS. SC.

(SEAL) To the sheriff of the county of

or to his deputy, Greeting:

We command you that you summon

of to appear before our superior court

at in our county of on

the day of ;at

o'clock ( : ) in the noon, then and there to answer

to and defend against the complaint of

there exhibited: wherein

complains that (here recite the complaint); and you are to make return of this writ with your doings thereon unto our the court upon or before the such day.

Given under my hand and seal, the

day of in the year Justice of the superior court.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1908, ch. 1533, § 2; G.L. 1909, ch. 340, § 2; G.L. 1923, ch. 391, § 2; G.L. 1938, ch. 591, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 34-19-2.)