Any civil action by any tenant in common or joint tenant for the partition of lands, where the United States is one of the tenants in common or joint tenants, may be brought only in the judicial district where such lands are located or, if located in different districts in the same State, in any of such districts.
28 U.S. Code § 1399. Partition action involving United States
(June 25, 1948, ch. 646, 62 Stat. 936.)
Historical and Revision Notes
Words “civil action” were substituted for “suits in equity,” in view of Rule 2 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
Changes were made in phraseology.