Jersey Law 28/1999
AFFILIATION PROCEEDINGS (PRESCRIPTION) (JERSEY) LAW 1999
A LAW to
abolish the customary law period of prescription for the institution of an
action for pension alimentaire;
sanctioned by Order of Her Majesty in Council of the
12th day of
(Registered on the 5th day of November 1999)
STATES OF JERSEY
The 25th day of May
THE STATES, subject to the sanction of
Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the following Law –
Abolition of period of prescription
customary law period of prescription for the institution of an action for pension alimentaire is abolished and,
subject to paragraph (2) of this Article, that action may be instituted at any
time after the birth of the child to which it relates.
in this Article shall revive any right of action which was barred by
prescription before the commencement of this Law.
This Law may be cited as the Affiliation Proceedings (Prescription)
(Jersey) Law 1999.
Greffier of the States.