Code Annotated

43.0115 Transfer of cases-Venue.

Any case brought in the High Court or in a di…

43.0120 Limitation periods.

Actions may be brought within the following t…

43.0121 Cause of action for fraud, mistake or trespass.

In actions for relief on the ground of fraud…

43.0122 Cause of action on open account.

When there is a continuous, open, concurrent…

43.0123 Limitation on executions.

An execution may issue at any time before jud…

43.0124 Death of party to be charged.

In all cases where, due to death of the party…

43.0125 Death of party having cause of action.

If a person having a cause of action dies wit…

43.0126 Commencement of action by minors and insane persons.

Minors and insane persons shall have 1 year f…

43.0127 Period of nonresidence not included in limitation period.

The time during which a defendant is a nonres…

43.0128 Revival of cause of action in contract.

Causes of action founded on contract are revi…

43.0129 Use of barred counterclaim as defense.

A counterclaim may be pleaded as a defense to…

43.0130 Effect of injunction.

When the commencement of an action is stayed…

43.0201 Civil procedure-Deficiencies in pleading.

(a) In the High Court, the civil practice sha…

43.0202 Adjournment to sit elsewhere.

In any case where the interest of justice or…

43.0301 Presence of judges and assessors required for exercise of jurisdiction.

Except as otherwise specifically provided by…

43.0302 Certificate of irreconcilable dispute.

(a) Before any action relating to controversi…

43.0303 Orders prior to proceedings-Effect-Modification.

(a) If the Chief Justice or Associate Justice…

43.0304 Interlocutory orders.

In any proceeding, a justice may, pending fin…

43.0305 Status of orders.

Any order made under 43.0303 or 43.0304 shall…

43.0420 Rules.

The small claims department sessions shall be…

43.0421 Appeals.

(a) An appeal may be taken to the Trial Divis…

43.0501 By publication-Permitted when.

When an affidavit is filed that personal serv…

43.0502 How served-Notice.

(a) After the complaint or petition has been…

43.0503 Proof of service.

Proof of service by publication shall be by a…

43.0504 By means other than publication.

Publication is not necessary if a copy of the…

43.0801 Powers.

(a) The Appellate Division of the High Court…

43.0802 Procedure applicable to appeal.

The following procedure shall apply to appeal…

43.0803 Stay of execution.

Pending the hearing and determination of an a…

43.0804 Decision on appeal final until otherwise provided by legislature,

Unless and until the Legislature of American…

43.0901 Writ of attachment.

(a) The plaintiff in any permitted action upo…

43.0902 Affidavit.

Before any writ of attachment shall issue, th…

43.0903 Plaintiff’s bond.

(a) Before a writ of attachment shall issue,…

43.0904 Motion for additional security.

The defendant may at any time before judgment…

43.0905 Action on bond.

(a) In an action on an attachment bond, the p…

43.0906 Amount of levy.

The marshal shall attach property of the defe…

43.0907 Manner of execution.

The marshal to whom the writ is directed and…

43.0908 Indemnity for marshal.

If the marshal has any reasonable doubt as to…

43.0909 Examination of defendant where sufficient property cannot be found.

Whenever it appears by the affidavit of the p…

43.0910 Sale of perishable property.

If any attached property is perishable or in…

43.0911 Return by marshal.

The marshal shall make out a full inventory o…

43.0912 Discharge of writ upon termination of action.

If the defendant recovers judgment or the pla…

43.0913 Discharge of writ upon bond by defendant.

If the defendant, at any time before judgment…

43.0914 Discharge of improperly issued writ.

The defendant may at any time after he has ap…

43.0915 Filing discharge order.

Whenever an order has been made discharging o…

43.0916 Payment of expenses where writ discharged.

All expenses relating to an attachment shall…

43.0917 Execution.

If judgment is recovered by the plaintiff, th…

43.0918 Priority among attachments.

When there are several attachments against th…

43.0919 Collection of balance due-Return of surplus.

(a) If, after selling all the property attach…

43.0920 Appointment of receiver.

The court before which the action is pending,…

43.1001 Filing of complaint and declaration.

When the government desires to acquire any la…