TITLE 10
Courts and civil procedure–Procedure in particular actions

CHAPTER 10-7
Death By Wrongful Act

SECTION 10-7-7.1


§ 10-7-7.1 Punitive damages.

In an action commenced under § 10-7-5, recovery may be had for punitive damages if such damages would have been recoverable had the decedent survived.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2009, ch. 382, § 2.)