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.)