Prescription Act 1832

  • repealed
  • Prescription Act 1832: ceased to have effect as part of the laws of New Zealand, on 1 January 2008, pursuant to section 365(1) of the Property Law Act 2007 (2007 No 91).
4 Before-mentioned periods to be deemed those next before suits
  • And be it further enacted, that each of the respective periods of years herein-before mentioned shall be deemed and taken to be the period next before some suit or action wherein the claim or matter to which such period may relate shall have been or shall be brought into question, and that no Act or other matter shall be deemed to be an interruption, within the meaning of this Statute, unless the same shall have been or shall be submitted to or acquiesced in for one year after the party interrupted shall have had or shall have notice thereof, and of the person making or authorising the same to be made.