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§ 8302. Survival action

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Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 42 Pa.C.S.A. Judiciary and Judicial Procedure (Refs & Annos)
Part VII. Civil Actions and Proceedings
Chapter 83. Particular Rights and Immunities (Refs & Annos)
Subchapter A. Rights of Action
42 Pa.C.S.A. § 8302
§ 8302. Survival action
All causes of action or proceedings, real or personal, shall survive the death of the plaintiff or of the defendant, or the death of one or more joint plaintiffs or defendants.

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1976, July 9, P.L. 586, No. 142, § 2, effective June 27, 1978.
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Source Note: Reenactment of act of April 18, 1949 (P.L. 512), § 601 (20 P.S. § 320.601), as modified by Moyer V. Phillips, 341 A.2d 441, 462 Pa. 395, 77 A.L.R.3d 1339 (1975).
HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
Prior Laws:
1807, April 7, P.L. 155, 4 Sm.L. 398, § 4 (12 P.S. § 11).
1807, April 13, P.L. 296, 4 Sm.L. 476, § 3 (12 P.S. § 12).
1818, March 24, P.L. 285, 7 Sm.L. 131, § 7 (12 P.S. § 14).
1848, April 11, P.L. 536, § 3 (12 P.S. § 805).
1861, March 22, P.L. 186, § 1 (12 P.S. § 16).
1893, June 8, P.L. 345, §§ 24, 25 (12 P.S. §§ 1926, 1972).
1949, April 18, P.L. 512, art. VI, § 601 (20 P.S. § 320.601).
1972, Dec. 2, P.L. 1280, No. 284, § 505 (70 P.S. § 1-505).
42 Pa.C.S.A. § 8302, PA ST 42 Pa.C.S.A. § 8302
Current through 2018 Regular Session Act 164 (End)
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