§ 9-18-11. Depositions for use in foreign tribunals.
Depositions may be taken in this state to be used on the trial of any cause pending in a tribunal of any other state, district, territory, or country, before any person residing in this state, to whom a commission shall be directed and sent by the tribunal, with the formalities prescribed in the commission, or, if there are none prescribed, then according to the laws of the jurisdiction whence the commission issues.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 384; G.L. 1909, ch. 292, § 32; G.L. 1923, ch. 342, § 32; G.L. 1938, ch. 539, § 11; G.L. 1956, § 9-18-11.)