This Act concerns limitations applying to legal action such as actions of contract and tort; actions to recover land, registered title and rent; actions to recover money secured by a mortgage or charge or to recover proceeds of the sale of land; actions in respect of trust property or the personal estate of deceased person; and actions against the government and public authorities, etc. The Act also concerns accrual of right and relative limitations and extension of limitation periods in case of disability, acknowledgment, part payment, fraud and mistake. Nothing in this Act applies to any customary land or titles. This Act does not apply to any action or arbitration for which a period of limitation is prescribed by any other enactment.
Authors and Publishers
Rudolph Hupperts (LEGN)
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