California Code of Civil Procedure Section 1167
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1167. The summons shall be in the form specified in Section 412.20
except that when the defendant is served, the defendant's response
shall be filed within five days, including Saturdays and Sundays but
excluding all other judicial holidays, after the complaint is served
upon him or her. If the last day for filing the response falls on a
Saturday or Sunday, the response period shall be extended to and
including the next court day.
In all other respects the summons shall be issued and served and
returned in the same manner as a summons in a civil action.
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Last modified: March 17, 2014