California Code of Civil Procedure Section 458

458. In pleading the Statute of Limitations it is not necessary to state the facts showing the defense, but it may be stated generally that the cause of action is barred by the provisions of Section ____ (giving the number of the section and subdivision thereof, if it is so divided, relied upon) of The Code of Civil Procedure; and if such allegation be controverted, the party pleading must establish, on the trial, the facts showing that the cause of action is so barred.

(Enacted 1872.)

Section: Previous  452  454  455  456  457  458  459  460  460.5  460.7  461  464  465    Next

Last modified: September 9, 2016