Chapter 14 - Summary Proceedings to Recover Possession of Leased Realty and Certain Ancillary Relief

43.1401 Definitions.

As used in this chapter unless the context ot…

43.1402 Jurisdiction.

The Trial Division of the High Court of Ameri…

43.1403 Rules.

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter,…

43.1404 Entry upon realty-Authorization-Manner.

A person may not make entry into or upon prem…

43.1405 Grounds for summary recovery of possession.

The person entitled to any premises may recov…

43.1406 Demand for possession or payment-Form-Contents.

A demand for possession or payment must be in…

43.1407 Service of demand.

The demand provided for in 43.1406 may be ser…

43.1408 Circumstances precluding entry of judgment for possession-Retaliatory termination of tenancy defense.

A judgment for possession of the premises for…

43.1409 Pleadings-Motions-Process-Subpoenas-Witnesses. Compelling attendance and testimony-Defaults-Default judgments-Adjournments-Continuances.

Pursuant to applicable court rules, a court h…

43.1410 Summons, issuance, service, contents, time summons remains in effect-Hearing, time.

(a) The court in which the proceeding is comm…

43.1411 Joinder of claims and counterclaims-Separate disposition of claim for possession.

Except as provided by court rules, a party to…

43.1412 Judgment for possession-Entry-Enforcement by writ of restitution-Determination of amount payable to preclude issuance of writ-Costs.

If the court finds that the plaintiff is enti…

43.1413 Issuance of writ of restitution-Conditions.

(a) Subject to the time restrictions of this…

43.1414 Judgment for defendant for costs-Grounds.

If the plaintiff fails to prosecute his compl…

43.1415 Summary proceedings as additional to other remedies.

The remedy provided by summary proceedings is…

43.1416 Review.

A party aggrieved by the determination or jud…