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  • PART III COURTS, JUDICIAL OFFICERS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CIVIL CASES
  • TITLE III REMEDIES RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY
  • CHAPTER 240 PROCEEDINGS FOR SETTLEMENT OF TITLE TO LAND

Section 1 - Petition to compel adverse claimant to try title

Section 2 - Proceedings upon petition

Section 3 - Proceedings upon appearance

Section 4 - Parties without actual notice; remedies

Section 5 - Application of preceding sections

Section 6 - Actions in supreme judicial, superior or land courts

Section 7 - Notice

Section 8 - Guardian ad litem

Section 9 - Guardians ad litem; compensation and expenses

Section 10 - Proceeding in rem; effect of judgment

Section 10A - Restrictions on land; determination; jurisdiction; petition

Section 10B - Notice of proceedings; parties

Section 10C - Determination of restrictions; manner

Section 11 - Petition in land court to determine encumbrances

Section 12 - Unknown, etc., respondents; describing; amending petition

Section 13 - Respondents upon whom service cannot be made; notice; appointing agents

Section 14 - Jurisdiction; hearings; decrees; costs

Section 14A - Municipal zoning ordinances, etc.; petition for judicial determination of validity

Section 15 - Petition in land court; notice

Section 16 - Jurisdiction of land court; determining enforceability of restrictions

Section 17 - Restrictions injurious to public interests; registration of land; damages

Section 18 - Appeal

Section 19 - Petition to land court

Section 20 - Proceedings

Section 21 - Report and plan of commissioners; effect

Section 22 - Costs

Section 23 - Determination of boundaries by court

Section 24 - Parties; subsequent purchasers as

Section 25 - Boundaries determined concurrently with registration

Section 26 - Rights of commonwealth

Section 27 - Fiduciaries, etc.; establishing power or authority

Section 28 - Determination by court

Section 29 - Procedure under this chapter