2021 Tennessee Code
Title 28 - Limitation of Actions
Chapter 3 - Limitation of Actions Other Than Real
Part 1 - Miscellaneous Limitations
§ 28-3-105. Property Tort Actions — Statutory Liabilities

Universal Citation: TN Code § 28-3-105 (2021)

The following actions shall be commenced within three (3) years from the accruing of the cause of action:

  1. Actions for injuries to personal or real property;

  2. Actions for the detention or conversion of personal property; and

  3. Civil actions based upon the alleged violation of any federal or state statute creating monetary liability for personal services rendered, or liquidated damages or other recovery therefor, when no other time of limitation is fixed by the statute creating such liability.

Code 1858, § 2773 (deriv. Acts 1715, ch. 27, § 5); Shan., § 4470; Code 1932, § 8598; Acts 1945, ch. 130, § 1; mod. C. Supp. 1950, § 8598; modified; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 28-305; Acts 1989, ch. 517, § 2.

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