Civil Liability Act, 1961


Survival of Certain Causes of Action on Death


Definition (Part II).

6.—In this Part “excepted cause of action” means—

(a) a cause of action for breach of promise to marry or for defamation or for seduction or for inducing one spouse to leave or remain apart from the other or for criminal conversation, or

(b) any claim for compensation under the Workmen's Compensation Act, 1934 .

Causes of action vested in deceased person