TITLE 40
Human services

CHAPTER 40-5
Support of the Needy

SECTION 40-5-20


§ 40-5-20 Recovery of costs by respondent.

If the petition be not entered, or be discontinued or withdrawn, or adjudged groundless, the respondent shall recover costs.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 79, § 12; G.L. 1909, ch. 93, § 12; G.L. 1923, ch. 105, § 12; G.L. 1938, ch. 69, § 12; G.L. 1956, § 40-8-20; Reorg. Plan No. 1, 1970.)