12-22-8 Summons and complaint to commence contest.
Summons and complaint to commence contest.
Such contest shall be deemed
commenced upon the filing with the clerk of the court of a summons and complaint, which
complaint shall be duly verified, and set forth a concise statement of the facts on which the contest
is based. The summons shall be in the same form as the summons in a civil action, except that the
time for answer shall be specified as within ten days after the service, unless the court shorten such
time, as provided by § 12-22-10, in which event the time fixed by the court shall be specified.
Source: SDC 1939, § 16.1906.