9-317. Official reports as evidence — Notice before trial. Such report or finding shall be admissible only if the party offering it has delivered a copy of it, or so much thereof as may relate to the controversy, to the adverse party a reasonable time before trial, unless in the opinion of the trial court the adverse party has not been unfairly surprised by the failure to deliver such copy.
[9-317, added 1939, ch. 105, sec. 2, p. 174.]