CCP 4608     

Art. 4608.  Controversy before notary effecting partition

If there should be any controversy between the parties in the course of the proceedings before the notary effecting the partition, he shall record the objections and declarations of the parties in his proces verbal.  Unless otherwise ordered by the court, such objections shall not suspend the proceedings before the notary, but any party may present his objections to the court in his opposition to the homologation of the partition.