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CHAPTER 21-41

ACTIONS TO QUIET TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY

21-41-1      Action authorized--Purposes of action--Persons authorized to maintain action--Parties defendant.
21-41-2      Joinder of causes of action as to different tracts or parcels--Common interest required.
21-41-3      Request before action for quitclaim deed--Expense tendered--Costs and attorney fee taxed if plaintiff successful in action.
21-41-4      Joinder of parties plaintiff.
21-41-5      Joinder of known claimants as defendants.
21-41-6      Joinder of unknown claimants as defendants--Proof of want of knowledge.
21-41-7      Filing of complaint and summons--Form for summons.
21-41-8      Service of summons on named defendants.
21-41-9      Service by publication on unknown defendants--Mail service not required--Effect of service by publication.
21-41-10      Validation of prior judgments based on personal service outside state--Rights barred by no action.
21-41-11      Contents of complaint.
21-41-12      Lis pendens notice filed with register of deeds--Constructive notice--Destruction of records.
21-41-13      Disclaimer by defendant to avoid costs.
21-41-14      Contents of defendant's answer--Counterclaim permitted.
21-41-15      Counterclaim for improvements to include value of land and improvements--Issue and findings on valuation.
21-41-16      Judgment on counterclaim for improvements--Payment for land on default by plaintiff.
21-41-17      Enforcement against property of claim against deceased defendant.
21-41-18      Jurisdiction of court to determine rights in decedents' estates.
21-41-19      Jurisdiction of decedent's estate from time of publication of summons.
21-41-20      Inheritance tax determination in action--Service on Department of Revenue--Judgment of freedom from inheritance tax.
21-41-21      Obsolete.
21-41-22      Allowance of plaintiff's claim for improvements--Value alleged in complaint.
21-41-23      Judgment for defendant requiring payment for plaintiff's improvements--Payment for land on default by defendant.
21-41-24      Bond required to indemnify against defenses permitted after judgment.
21-41-25      Relief from default judgment--Rights of good faith purchaser preserved.


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