§ 9-26-21. Copies of execution records as evidence.
A certified copy of the record of execution and return shall be admissible as evidence of the contents of the execution and return; and in the event of the destruction, loss, or obliteration of the return, amendments thereof may be allowed to be made upon a copy of the record certified by the city clerk, town clerk, or recorder of deeds, as the case may be, of the city or town wherein the deed, execution, or return shall have been recorded, with the same effect as if the amendment had been made on the original return.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 641; G.L. 1909, ch. 304, § 18; G.L. 1923, ch. 355, § 18; G.L. 1938, ch. 553, § 18; G.L. 1956, § 9-26-21.)