§ 34-4-1 Presumed death from absence of life tenant
§ 34-4-2 Grant for life with remainder to heirs in fee
§ 34-4-2.1 Reservation of life estate with enhanced powers
§ 34-4-3 Purported grant of estate greater than owned by grantor
§ 34-4-4 Expectant estates not dependent on precedent estates
§ 34-4-5 Bar of estates tail preserved — Defeat of expectancies provided for by grantor
§ 34-4-6 Trustee of timber land subject to life estate
§ 34-4-7 Sale or mortgage of real estate subject to contingent remainder, executory devise, or power of appointment
§ 34-4-8 Notice of petition for sale — Representation of minors and parties not ascertained
§ 34-4-9 Management of proceeds of sale — Supervision by court
§ 34-4-10 Construction of amendment to § 34-4-9
§ 34-4-11 Conveyance of contingent, executory, and future interests
§ 34-4-12 Rights against lessee in remainderman taking precedent estate by merger
§ 34-4-13 Rights of entry not defeated by descent or discontinuance
§ 34-4-14 Liability of lands for debts of tenant in tail
§ 34-4-15 Conveyance of fee simple by tenant in tail
§ 34-4-16 Conveyance by life tenant and remainderman in tail
§ 34-4-17 Barring of equitable estates tail
§ 34-4-18 Right of grantee of equitable estate tail to conveyance of legal interest
§ 34-4-19 Limitation of possibilities of reverter and rights of entry
§ 34-4-20 Possibilities of reverter and rights of entry exempt from limitation
§ 34-4-21 Limitation of restrictive covenants
§ 34-4-22 Expiration of recorded options affecting real estate
§ 34-4-23 Expiration of recorded instruments affecting real estate
§ 34-4-24 Limitation of proceedings based upon right of entry for condition broken or possibility of reverter
§ 34-4-25 Invalidity of certain restrictive covenants
§ 34-4-26 Expiration of recorded rights affecting real estate
§ 34-4-27 Title to real estate — Trusts
§ 34-4-28 Title to real estate — Trusts — Conveyance to named trust
§ 34-4-29 Governmental covenants and restrictions
§ 34-4-30 Conveyance to or by nominee trust

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 34-4

  • in writing: include printing, engraving, lithographing, and photo-lithographing, and all other representations of words in letters of the usual form. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-16.
  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6.
  • real estate: may be construed to include lands, tenements, and hereditaments and rights thereto and interests therein. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-10.
  • town: may be construed to include city; the words "town council" include city council; the words "town clerk" include city clerk; the words "ward clerk" include clerk of election district; the words "town treasurer" include city treasurer; and the words "town sergeant" include city sergeant. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-9.