Home Table of Contents

§ 5-101. Civil actions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCourts and Judicial ProceedingsEffective: July 1, 2014

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Title 5. Limitations, Prohibited Actions, and Immunities (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Limitations (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2014
MD Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings, § 5-101
§ 5-101. Civil actions
A civil action at law shall be filed within three years from the date it accrues unless another provision of the Code provides a different period of time within which an action shall be commenced.

Credits

Added by Acts 1973, 1st Sp. Sess., c. 2, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1974. Amended by Acts 1989, c. 488; Acts 1991, c. 55, § 1; Acts 2014, c. 592, § 1, eff. July 1, 2014.
Formerly Art. 57, § 1.
MD Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings, § 5-101, MD CTS & JUD PRO § 5-101
Current through legislation effective through May 16, 2022, from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
End of Document