Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 21-18
- Closed package: when used in this chapter means a barrel, box, basket, or other container the contents of which cannot be sufficiently inspected without opening it or removing any kind of cover or lid to expose the surface contents to view. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-18-1
- Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
- person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6
- United States: include the several states and the territories of the United States. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-8