2016 California Code
Evidence Code - EVID
DIVISION 10 - HEARSAY EVIDENCE
CHAPTER 2 - Exceptions to the Hearsay Rule
ARTICLE 4 - Spontaneous, Contemporaneous, and Dying Declarations
Section 1242.

CA Ev Code § 1242 (2016) What's This?

1242. Evidence of a statement made by a dying person respecting the cause and circumstances of his death is not made inadmissible by the hearsay rule if the statement was made upon his personal knowledge and under a sense of immediately impending death.

(Enacted by Stats. 1965, Ch. 299.)

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