COURTS, JUDICIAL OFFICERS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CIVIL CASES
REMEDIES RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY
PROCEEDINGS FOR SETTLEMENT OF TITLE TO LAND
Jurisdiction of land court; determining enforceability of restrictions
Section 16. The land court shall have jurisdiction upon a petition to register land, or if land has been previously registered, upon a supplemental petition by the owner thereof, to hear and determine the question whether or not equitable restrictions arising under contracts, deeds or other instruments limiting or restraining the use or the manner of using land are enforceable in whole or in part.