2020 Montana Code Annotated
Title 40. Family Law
Chapter 2. Husband and Wife
Part 1. Joint Interests, Obligations, and Powers
40-2-109. Right of person to sue spouse for intentional tort

Universal Citation: MT Code § 40-2-109 (2020)

40-2-109. Right of person to sue spouse for intentional tort. A person has a cause of action against the person's spouse for damages caused by the spouse's intentional tort against the person, and the common-law doctrine of interspousal tort immunity is, to that extent, abolished.

History: En. Sec. 1, Ch. 407, L. 1979; amd. Sec. 1565, Ch. 56, L. 2009.

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