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One year limitation - 42 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 5523

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     § 5523.  One year limitation.
        The following actions and proceedings must be commenced
     within one year:
            (1)  An action for libel, slander or invasion of privacy.
            (2)  An action upon a bond given as security by a party
        in any matter, except a bond given by a condemnor in an
        eminent domain proceeding.
            (3)  An action upon any payment or performance bond.
     (Dec. 20, 1982, P.L.1409, No.326, eff. 60 days)

        1982 Amendment.  Section 403 of Act 326 provided that the
     amendments to Chapter 55 effected by Act 326 shall apply only to
     causes of action which accrue after the effective date of Act
     326.
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