Missouri Revised Statutes

Chapter 534
Forcible Entry and Unlawful Detainer


Rsmo Number Section Description
Chapter Cross Reference
Landlord's action for possession on nonpayment of rent, Chap. 535
Tenant served with summons for recovery of lands to notify landlord, 441.090
534.010 What entries deemed lawful.
534.020. Forcible entry and detainer defined.
534.030. Unlawful detainer defined--foreclosure, notice to tenants, procedure.
534.040. Estates comprehended in sections 534.010 to 534.030.
534.050. Demand for possession, how made and proved.
534.060. Before whom cognizable--centralized filing--assignment of cases.
534.070. Complaint and summons--court date assigned, when.
534.080. Form of summons.
534.090. Serving of summons--service by mail--publication of notice.
534.100. Return of officer.
534.110. Power to issue subpoenas and compel attendance of witnesses.
534.120. Failure to prosecute, nonsuit.
534.130. Failure of defendant to appear.
534.140. Both parties appear--proceedings.
534.160. Demand for trial by jury.
534.170. Amendments permitted and new parties added, when.
534.180. Depositions may be taken.
534.190. When depositions may be read.
534.200. Proof required of complainant.
534.210. Merits of title cannot be inquired into.
534.220. Rights under derivative titles may be shown.
534.230. Extent of claim of person having lawful possession.
534.240. Extent of claim where there has been no survey.
534.250. Persons having settlement on public lands may maintain action, when.
534.260. Heirs, devisees entitled to what remedies.
534.270. If lessor dies, remedy survives to heirs.
534.280. Effect of forfeiture of lease.
534.290. New tenant may maintain action, when.
534.300. Three years' possession a bar to the action.
534.310. Verdict for complainant--what it shall include.
534.320. Verdict may be corrected in matters of form.
534.330. Judgment on verdict for complainant.
534.340. Transcript of judgment--revived and enforced, how.
534.345. Notice of default judgment in eviction proceeding must be sent to defaulting party.
534.347. Unauthorized sublessor or assignor of leased premises, double damages, when.
534.350. Execution--when issued and levied.
534.355. Court may include in judgment of possession an order to sheriff requiring delivery of premises to prevailing party within fifteen days.
534.360. (Repealed L. 2016 H.B. 1862 § A)
534.370. Form of execution against defendant.
534.380. Judgment stay for appeals.
534.540. Proceedings on default of defendant.
534.570. Appeals to supreme court--supersedeas.
534.590. Writs of restitution, against whom executed.

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