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The DC Code: § 28-3505 New promise or acknowledgement of debt incurred during infancy.

Index28 Commercial Instruments and Transactions. (Refs & Annos)

An action may not be maintained to charge a person upon an acknowledgment of, or promise to pay, a debt contracted during infancy, made after full age, except for necessaries, unless the acknowledgement or promise is in writing signed by the party to be charged therewith. This section does not affect ratification by conduct.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 28-3505. 1973 Ed., § 28-3505. DC CODE § 28-3505 Current through December 11, 2012


(Aug. 30, 1964, 78 Stat. 677, Pub. L. 88-509, § 1.)