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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 42A: Amount liquidated or ascertainable by calculation; limitation on attachment

Section 42A. In an action or suit for an amount which is liquidated or ascertainable by calculation, no attachment by trustee process or otherwise shall be made for a larger sum than the amount of the claim and such additional amount as is reasonably necessary to include interest thereon and costs likely to be taxed in the action.