TITLE 9
Courts and Civil Procedure–Procedure Generally

CHAPTER 9-14
Equity Practice

SECTION 9-14-26


§ 9-14-26 Master's conveyance of property.

If a judgment directs a party to execute a conveyance of land or to deliver deeds or other documents or to perform any other specified acts and the party fails to comply within the time specified, the court may direct the act to be done at the cost of the disobedient party by a master in chancery or some other person appointed by the court, and the act when so done has like effect as if done by the party.

History of Section.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 326; G.L. 1909, ch. 289, § 23; G.L. 1923, ch. 339, § 23; G.L. 1938, ch. 528, § 23; G.L. 1956, § 9-14-26; P.L. 1965, ch. 55, § 27.)