2021 Code of Alabama
Title 6 - Civil Practice.
Chapter 5 - Actions.
Article 26 - Abatement, Survival and Revival of Actions.
Section 6-5-460 - Abatement - Actions by or Against Unmarried Women Not Abated Upon Marriage.

Universal Citation: AL Code § 6-5-460 (2021)

Section 6-5-460

Abatement - Actions by or against unmarried women not abated upon marriage.

A claim upon which an action has been filed by or against an unmarried woman does not abate on her marriage, but, the marriage being suggested upon the record, the action proceeds in her name acquired by the marriage, and judgment is entered accordingly. If judgment is entered against her, it may be satisfied out of her estate.

(Code 1852, §2150; Code 1867, §2548; Code 1876, §2914; Code 1886, §2602; Code 1896, §37; Code 1907, §2498; Code 1923, §5714; Code 1940, T. 7, §152.)

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