Statutory Law - US Code - 28 USC 2404. Death of defendant in damage action


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28 USC § 2404. Death of defendant in damage action

*Current through Public Law 112-173, August 16th, 2012.

A civil action for damages commenced by or on behalf of the United States or in which it is interested shall not abate on the death of a defendant but shall survive and be enforceable against his estate as well as against surviving defendants.

(June 25, 1948, ch. 646, 62 Stat. 971.)