An order of publication shall be in the following or an equivalent form:
United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
versus In ________. No. ________
The object of this action is to (state it briefly).
On motion of the plaintiff, it is this ___ day of ___, A.D. ___, ordered that the defendant cause his appearance to be entered herein on or before the fortieth day, exclusive of Sundays and legal holidays, occurring after the day of the first publication of this order; otherwise the cause will be proceeded with as in cause of default.
Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 13-339. 1973 Ed., § 13-339. DC CODE § 13-339 Current through December 11, 2012
(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 515, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)