Unsworn Foreign Declarations Act (2008)


This act will permit, in state court proceedings, unsworn declarations under penalty of perjury to be executed by witnesses physically located outside the United States in lieu of affidavits, verifications, or other sworn court filings.

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Kaitlin D. Wolff kwolff@uniformlaws.org


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Legislative Tracking

2018 Introductions & Enactments
Massachusetts HB 52  Introduced


Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2008.
Committee/Resources: Unsworn Foreign Declarations Act