1887

oa De Rebus - The meaning of debt for actions against organs of state : practice note

Volume 2014, Issue 546
  • ISSN : 0250-0329

 

Abstract

In terms of s 1(1) of the Institution of Legal Proceedings Against Certain Organs of State Act 40 of 2002 (the Act) a 'debt' means 'any debt arising from any cause of action -


() which arises from delictual, contractual or any other liability, including a cause of action which relates to or arises from any -
i. act preformed under or in terms of any law; or
ii. omission to do anything which should have been done under or in terms of any law; and
(b) for which an organ of state is liable for payment of damages, whether such debt became due before or after the fixed date'.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/derebus/2014/546/EJC158715
2014-10-01
2017-05-24

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error