21-32-12 Service of complaint and notice to plead on attorney general--Pleading by attorney general...
Service of complaint and notice to plead on attorney general--Pleading by attorney
The plaintiff, within ten days after having filed the complaint and undertaking, pursuant to
§§ 21-32-10 and 21-32-11, shall serve a copy of the complaint upon the attorney general and the state
auditor, together with a notice to plead or answer thereto within thirty days after the service of such
complaint and notice, exclusive of the day of service; and the attorney general shall thereupon be
required to answer or plead within the time specified in such notice.
Source: SL 1890, ch 1, § 2; RCCivP 1903, § 26; SL 1913, ch 166; RC 1919, § 2110; SDC 1939 &
Supp 1960, § 33.0604.