NY Code - Article 2: LIMITATIONS OF TIME

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  • Section 201 Application of article
  • Section 202 Cause of action accruing without the state
  • Section 203 Method of computing periods of limitation generally
  • Section 204 Stay of commencement of action; demand for arbitration
  • Section 205 Termination of action
  • Section 206 Computing periods of limitation in particular actions
  • Section 207 Defendant's absence from state or residence under false name
  • Section 208 Infancy, insanity
  • Section 209 War
  • Section 210 Death of claimant or person liable; cause of action accruing after death and before grant of letters
  • Section 211 Actions to be commenced within twenty years
  • Section 212 Actions to be commenced within ten years
  • Section 213 Actions to be commenced within six years: where not otherwise provided for; on contract; on sealed instrument; on bond or note, and mortgage upon real property; by state based on misappropriation of public property; based on mistake; by corporation against director, officer or stockholder; based on fraud
  • Section 213-A Actions to be commenced within four years; residential rent overcharge
  • Section 213-B Action by a victim of a criminal offense
  • Section 213-C Action by victim of conduct constituting certain sexual offenses
  • Section 214 Actions to be commenced within three years: for non-payment of money collected on execution; for penalty created by statute; to recover chattel; for injury to property; for personal injury; for malpractice other than medical, dental or podiatric malpractice; to annul a marriage on the ground of fraud
  • Section 214-A Action for medical, dental or podiatric malpractice to be commenced within two years and six months; exceptions
  • Section 214-B Action to recover damages for personal injury caused by contact with or exposure to phenoxy herbicides
  • Section 214-C Certain actions to be commenced within three years of discovery
  • Section 214-D Limitations on certain actions against licensed engineers and architects
  • Section 214-E Action to recover damages for personal injury caused by the infusion of such blood products which result in the contraction of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and/or AIDS
  • Section 215 Actions to be commenced within one year: against sheriff, coroner or constable; for escape of prisoner; for assault, battery, false imprisonment, malicious prosecution, libel or slander; for violation of right of privacy; for penalty given to informer; on arbitration award
  • Section 216 Abbreviation of period to one year after notice
  • Section 217 Proceeding against body or officer; actions complaining about conduct that would constitute a union's breach of its duty of fair representation; four months
  • Section 218 Transitional provisions