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§1‑339.12.  Clerk's authority to compel report or accounting; contemptproceeding.

Whenever any person fails tofile any report or account, as provided by this Article, or files an incorrector incomplete report or account, the clerk of the superior court, havingjurisdiction, on his own motion or on motion of any interested party, may issuean order directing such person to file a correct and complete report or accountwithin twenty days after service of the order on him. If such person fails tocomply with the order, the clerk may issue an attachment against him forcontempt, and may commit him to jail until he files such correct and completereport or account. (1949, c. 719, s. 1.)