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  • PART III COURTS, JUDICIAL OFFICERS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CIVIL CASES
  • TITLE V STATUTES OF FRAUDS AND LIMITATIONS
  • CHAPTER 260 LIMITATION OF ACTIONS

Section 1 - Actions requiring commencement within twenty years

Section 2 - Contract actions; actions upon judgments or decrees of courts of record

Section 2A - Tort, contract to recover for personal injuries, and replevin actions

Section 2B - Tort actions arising from improvements to real property

Section 2C - Actions for damages, etc. for physical alteration or destruction of fine art

Section 2D - Actions to recover costs of asbestos related corrective actions

Section 2E - Actions against the Dalkon Shield Claimants Trust

Section 3 - Misconduct or negligence of deputies; actions against sheriffs

Section 3A - Claims against commonwealth

Section 4 - Certain tort or contract actions for malpractice, error or mistake

Section 4A - Back wages, actions to recover

Section 4B - Hit and run accidents

Section 4C - Sexual abuse of minors

Section 4D - Civil remedies for victims of trafficking of persons for sexual servitude; damages; time for actions; representation of victim’s rights by others

Section 5 - Penalties and forfeitures

Section 5A - Consumer protection actions

Section 5B - Civil rights actions

Section 6 - Mutual and open account current

Section 7 - Minors and incapacitated persons

Section 8 - Citizens of enemy country; suspension of limitation

Section 9 - Nonresident defendant; suspension of limitation

Section 10 - Death of party; effect

Section 11 - Contracts or acts of fiduciaries

Section 12 - Fraudulent concealment; commencement of limitations

Section 13 - Acknowledgment or new promise; effect

Section 14 - Part payment; effect

Section 15 - Acknowledgment or new promise by joint contractor; effect

Section 16 - Acknowledgment or new promise by joint contractor; judgment

Section 17 - Action not to be dismissed for failure to join barred party defendant

Section 18 - Actions by state; laws applicable

Section 19 - Special limitations

Section 19A - Currency; euro as commercially reasonable substitute and substantial equivalent

Section 20 - Presumption of satisfaction of judgment

Section 21 - Recovery of land

Section 22 - Accrual of right or title to land; limitation

Section 23 to 27 - Repealed, 1979, 402, Sec. 3

Section 28 - Possession of land; requisites

Section 29 - Estates tail; barring remainders and reversions

Section 30 - Estates tail; death of tenant; effect

Section 31 - Actions by commonwealth

Section 31A - Right of entry for condition broken or possibility of reverter; procedure

Section 32 - Dismissal of action or reversal or vacation of judgment; commencement of new action

Section 33 - Obsolete mortgages

Section 34 - Extension of mortgage; acknowledgment that mortgage not satisfied, etc.

Section 35 - Mortgage defined; commencement of proceedings, prerequisites; application of Secs. 33 to 35

Section 36 - Application; computation